SCORE is your destination for free business templates, e-guides, checklists, blogs, infographics, videos, tools and other helpful resources to help you start and grow your small business.

Grow With Google Digital Readiness Series

SCORE is proud to announce a partnership with Grow with Google and the International Downtown Association (IDA) to launch a four-part free digital readiness series designed to... Read more

National Small Business Week

SCORE and the Small Business Administration work together to bring you the most up to date information and inspiring speakers every year during National Small Business Week. Read more

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The Great Resignation

The massive migration from office to remote work during the pandemic has had a profound impact on how people think about their jobs. The result is a societal shift in what workers... Read more

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SCORE Twin Cities Chapter Partners with Minnesota Africans United

Article Language: English
June 29, 2021,

A new partnership with Minnesota Africans United (MAU) will focus on supporting the African immigrant community with their ambitions to start and own businesses and to improve trade between Minnesota and African countries.

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Amplifying Diverse Voices: Entrepreneurship for All

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May 25, 2021,

The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Southern Minnesota. Local volunteers in the area who recognize the power of storytelling are working to amplify the voices of minority and immigrant entrepreneurs. Through a forum called “Entrepreneurship for All” they hope to bring the Albert Lea, Faribault, Mankato and Owatonna community together through stories that promote and inspire mentorship. This effort is presented by SCORE South Central Minnesota Chapter #0710.

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SCORE Twin Cities Client Resource Guide

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The SCORE Twin Cities Client Resource Guide can be used by anyone looking to develop their business plan or improve their business development efforts. Specific areas include what... Read more

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WomenVenture

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WomenVenture supports women in opening or expanding their businesses through classes, business consulting, and loans. Read more

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Information for SCORE Twin Cities Clients

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There is a wealth of information available on starting a business in Minnesota. This page is a place to start exploring that information. We aim to give every person the support... Read more

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Free SMALL Business Legal Advice with SCORE Twin Cities

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LegalCORPS is a nonprofit organization with the mission of expanding access to legal services in the area of business law through the services of volunteer attorneys. Read more

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Financial Projection Model-Excel

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An Excel Workbook of 21 Worksheets that develops a three year financial plan or financial projection example. Produces balance sheet, sample profit and loss and cash flow... Read more

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Your New Post-Pandemic Business vs. Your Previous Career

Article Language: English
August 3, 2021,

Did you start a small business during the pandemic. Use these three questions to determine if entrepreneurship is right for you.

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The Great Resignation

Article Language: English

The massive migration from office to remote work during the pandemic has had a profound impact on how people think about their jobs. The result is a societal shift in what workers... Read more

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11 Reasons Why Family Businesses Fail

Article Language: English
July 29, 2021

From hiring objective leadership to establishing healthy boundaries, several suggestions may help you establish your family business as a thriving enterprise for years to come. 

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