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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DC Government Business Resource Center

How to do business in Washington, DC with information related to taxes, regulatory issues, training, market information and events. Link: http://brc.dc.gov Read more


HSN American Dream Application Form

Complete  the attached American Dream Product Submission Request Form detailing key items regarding your product or product idea Read more

How to Start a Business Workshop

Here are the slides for the How to Start a Business Workshop SCORE-Evans-Finance-v3.pdf   Read more

Tips on Negotiating a Commercial Lease

Here are the slide for your upcoming workshop - Tips on Negotiating a Commercial Lease 201901 Leasing PP Revised July 2018.ppt 201901 Sample Layout-Bakery.pdf Read more

How to Start a Business Workshop-Materials

  How to Start a Business Workshop Materials: 201902-SBALoanPrograms.pdf 201902 SCORE Marketing McGrath 2090206.pdf SCORE Insurance Satouri 2019.pdf SCORE-Evans-Finance-v7.pdf Read more

How to Hire Your First Employee

Listed below is a copy of the presentation deck for the How to Hire your First Employee Workshop Simple-Steps-to-HiringYourFirstEmployee.pdf Read more
Filing Taxes Online
Live Webinar

February 28: File and Pay Florida Taxes with Confidence

February 28, 2019, 2:00pm EST

This webinar will provide tips for how to enroll to file and pay electronically, using long and short form sales tax returns, helpful resources and more. Read more

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Stop Sign
Live Webinar

March 5: What Small Business Owners Should STOP Doing to Stay Sane

March 5, 2019, 2:00pm EST

This webinar will identify four key areas where a business owner can shift priorities to improve profitability and relieve time burden from daily activities. Read more

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Public Relations
Live Webinar

March 14: Create a Powerful and Practical PR Strategy for Your Small Business

March 14, 2019, 1:00pm EDT

This impactful session will teach you three easy-to-implement methods for getting into local and national papers, online sites, TV, radio and podcasts. Read more

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Tax Questions
Live Webinar

March 19: Ask the CPA 2019 - Tax Advice for Small Businesses

March 19, 2019, 1:00pm EDT

This LIVE Q&A will dedicate the full hour to answering your tax-related business questions, and provide tax advice you can implement throughout the year. Read more

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Visual Content
Live Webinar

March 21: Pictures Speak Louder Than Words: Visual Content Strategies for Small Businesses

March 21, 2019, 1:00pm EDT

Join this webinar and learn why visual content is so important, what makes an interesting, eye-catching image, online tools to use, how to share images and more. Read more

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