Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of support. Browse these tools and find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Your SCORE mentor can assist in putting your ideas into action.

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Worcester SCORE Local Resources
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Worcester SCORE Local Resources

Starting a new business is a large undertaking. Fortunately, there are numerous excellent resources online and at your finger tips. Read more

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Worcester SCORE Small Business Meetup

The Worcester SCORE Small Business Meet Up is dedicated to helping small business owners and entrepreneurs start a business or take their existing business to the next level. Read more

Upcoming Worcester Business Events from WBRA
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Upcoming Worcester Business Events from WBRA

The Worcester Business Resource Alliance (WBRA) is a loose network of business professionals, technical assistance providers, lenders, and community development organizations that Read more

Microlending Resource
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Microlending Resource

On-line information and application for micro-loans. Read more

My Own Business (MOBI)
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My Own Business (MOBI)

How to start or grow a small business: training tools. Read more

MAss.gov Official Website for Businesses
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MAss.gov Official Website for Businesses

Worcester SCORE provides a link to the Massachusetts website of tools and resources to help you succeed in MA business. Read more

Data for MA Cities and Towns
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Data for MA Cities and Towns

 City-Data.com is helpful if you ever need to research any U.S. city, zip code, or neighborhood for any reason. Worcester SCORE provides their link to all MA cities and towns. Read more

Business Plan: excellent free Draft outline
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Business Plan: excellent free Draft outline

BUSINESS PLAN - a five-page comprehensive, bulleted outline as a helpful, short model. Read more

Should You Use Crowdfunding to Help Finance Your Business?
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Should You Use Crowdfunding to Help Finance Your Business?

December 13, 2018,

Reward-based, equity and debt are all types of crowdfunding available to small businesses. Here are some tips that businesses can use to create a successful campaign.

strategy jigsaw puzzle
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Do You Have a 5-Year Plan for Your Business?

December 12, 2018,

No matter how successful your business is now, developing a strategic plan for your business can help take your company to even greater heights.

employee handbook
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Resources to Help You Create an Effective Employee Handbook

December 6, 2018,

A small business has several resources available to help them put together a comprehensive employee handbook. Here are tips on how to get your employees read it, too.

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