Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

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

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6 Simple Steps for Getting Things Done at Your Small Business

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March 12, 2019

Whether you’re running a for-profit or nonprofit business, an ability to organize efforts and initiatives is a necessary skill to achieve success.

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From Boots to Business - Veterans Excel As Entrepreneurs

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February 27, 2019

In the course of serving our nation, veterans learn valuable skills and self-discipline that they can carry through to their post-military careers.

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Solopreneur Tips: Ways to Grow a One-person Business

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January 16, 2019

Solopreneurs encounter many of the same challenges that other business owners face—and some unique ones, as well.

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7 Benefits Of Having a SCORE Business Mentor

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December 19, 2018

Whether you’re a startup business owner or have been operating an existing business for years, there are always skills to sharpen and new things to learn.

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3 Startup Tips To Help Your New Agricultural Business Succeed

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September 24, 2018

Agricultural operations face many of the same challenges that other types of business do and they encounter some unique obstacles and opportunities, as well.

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Steps For Starting a Nonprofit Business

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August 1, 2018

Starting a business with a cause offers much satisfaction as you work to make lives better for others. Where do you begin? 

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The Small Business Rural/Urban Divide Part 2: Hungry for Talent and Technology

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Rural small businesses face greater challenges to economic recovery and are less optimistic about the future compared to their non-rural counterparts, according to new survey data... Read more

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5 Ways Smartphones Can Boost Your Productivity

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September 19, 2022,

If you’re a devotee of iPhones, it’s time to get excited—Apple just unveiled its new lineup of smartphones. Since the release of iPhones in June 2007, they have changed how we work and live. 

Whether you’re a loyal iPhone user or a fan of Android, there is likely a lot you don’t know about how smartphones can improve your team’s efficiency and productivity. 

Here are some tips for how smartphones can boost your business.

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The Small Business Rural/Urban Divide Part 1: Economic Anxiety Persists

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Rural small businesses face greater challenges to economic recovery and are less optimistic about the future compared to their non-rural counterparts, according to new survey data... Read more

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Should You Start or Grow a Small Business During a Recession?

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September 12, 2022,

Starting a business in the next 12 months is a smart move, despite fears of a recession or inflation. Read this blog by small business expert Rieva Lesonsky to learn why.

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Securing Your Small Business

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While digital transformation offers many benefits, it also comes with many challenges. For instance, investing in technology also increases cybersecurity risks. AI and machine... Read more

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