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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Michigan Cyber Command Center presentation

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Michigan Cyber Command Center (MC3) is offering some basic cybersecurity best practices to help Michigan organizations and individuals stay safe online. The recording from an... Read more

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Signs, Signs, Everywhere There Are Signs

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November 1, 2022,

Use caution when creating signs. They are the first thing people see. SCORE mentor Kathryn Bardins shares the reasons to ensure accuracy in your signage ... and a reminder they can help customers find you.

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Positive Marketing

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November 1, 2022,

Striving to be positive in your marketing materials can be tricky. Here are some tips from Marcie Wolf, Abuzz Marketing, for ensuring positivity.

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QUALITY in a Service Business

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November 1, 2022,

Learn more about the quality-related characteristics for services and how they different from those for products. SCORE mentor Jim Abbey provides the insight.

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SCORE brings you Google training

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September 26, 2022

Join Pamela Starr, a professional trainer for Grow with Google, for presentations all small business owners should attend. Topics include using YouTube to grow your business, selling online with Google's eCommerce tools ,and reaching customers with google. Attend live to get all your questions answered.

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Ensuring a Consistent Workforce

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September 4, 2022,

Bill Collins, SCORE Mentor, shares tips on addressing staffing shortages and how to minimize the impact on your business, including connecting with a SCORE Tip of the Mitt mentor.

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7 Keys for a Successful Seasonal Business

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September 4, 2022,

Is your business the 1 in 6 categorized as seasonal? SCORE Mentor Patti Bayne Tomczak shares insights into finding success by leveraging your off season..

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Finding Your Ideal Client (PART 2)

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September 4, 2022,

Guest expert Sarah George, Connective Consulting, continues her advice on how to find your ideal client with tips for a Story Brand framework to guide your efforts.

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The Impact of TikTok on Small Businesses

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August 16, 2022,

SCORE Tip of the Mitt chapter mentor and chairperson Sharon Schappacher explains why TikTok is worth considering for your small business--users spent $2.3 billion on the app in 2021! Find out how your small business can join in.

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Professional Bookkeeping and Quickbooks Certification

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August 11, 2022

Check out this online certification program from North Central Michigan College. Get certified in QuickBooks and earn free access to QuickBooks Online for one year.

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Let Your Brand Tell Your Story (Part 1)

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August 9, 2022,

Brand expert and marketing strategist Sarah George offers quick advice on storytelling and offers an overview of the tool Story Brand.

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Welcome to Summertime !!!

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July 18, 2022,

It's summer and SCORE mentor Tim Timmer shares his perspective on the season and the opportunity to connect with a SCORE mentor.

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