Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating; but you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

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Small Business Financing

USA Today Columnist, Steve Strauss, discusses unique ways to obtain small business financing such as Crowdfunding, Bank loans, Business plan competitions, Business incubators and I Read more

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Job Analysis Worksheet

Review this with your SCORE mentor to discuss what changes or improvements can be made to hire the right talent or to optimize current performance and productivity. Read more

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SWOT Analysis Worksheet

Download this worksheet to identify the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats for your business. This information can help you outline goals and strategies for your busi Read more

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Opening Day Balance Sheet

A balance sheet shows the financial position of your company at a single moment in time; in this case, it will be as of opening day. Read more

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Balance Sheet Template

Projecting your balance sheet can be quite a complex accounting problem, but that does not mean you need to be a professional accountant to do it or to benefit from the exercise. Read more

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