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 Leasing-Tips-Workshop.pdf Read more

How to Start a Business Workshop-Materials

  How to Start a Business Workshop Materials: How-to-Market-Your-Business-v1.pdf FY 18 - NEWLOGO SBA Loan Programs.pdf BusinessFinancev5.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
Business Valuation
Live Webinar

August 23: Unlock Your Potential with an Accurate Business Valuation

August 23, 2018, 2:00pm EDT

Join us to gain insights from leading industry experts on how valuation affects exit strategies, retirement, and the unique family dynamics that business owners face. Read more

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Holiday Sales
Live Webinar

October 4: Create a Successful Holiday Marketing Plan

October 4, 2018, 1:00pm EDT

This webinar will provide guidance on getting in front of your customers this season, and tips and tools to get your website found by holiday shoppers. Read more

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Customer Engagment
Live Webinar

October 11: Can Customer Engagement Increase Your Profits?

October 11, 2018, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar we’ll discuss how to help improve your interactions with customers and establish a strong digital presence to boost your bottom line. Read more

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Business Growth
Live Webinar

October 18: Strategically and Successfully Grow Your Small Business

October 18, 2018, 11:00am EDT

This session will provide you with key aspects you should consider that will assure you have everything covered as you develop a plan for growth. Read more

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CRM System
Live Webinar

October 23: Increase Your Cash Flow with a CRM System

October 23, 2018, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar, CRM expert Gene Marks will discuss how CRM systems can help your business increase sales, profits and cash flow. Read more

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