Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.
With SCORE, you have lots of support. Browse these tools and find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Your SCORE mentor can assist in putting your ideas into action.
When starting a new business, you’ll aim your focus on business plans, choosing your business’ structure, and funding—all of which are vital concerns—but before you make your first sale, be sure you’ve obtained the proper licenses and permits.
One of the most common business structures used to start a business is the sole proprietorship. Read more
Successful marketing strategies in this de facto global economy require a symphonic approach, otherwise, a cacophony will result and failure is almost certain. Read more
Of all the decisions business owners face, classifying workers is often one that can be overlooked and/or undervalued. The issue of misclassification generally falls into two categories...
Steve Feinman of SCORE Michigan offers tips for how to secure federal contracts for your small business. Read more