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.

Narrow by


The Sublease Provision

Understanding the sublease clause is important before signing. Consult with your attorney or real estate broker for clarification. Read more


Franchising Basics

People often think only of fast food as the type of businesses being franchised. This is certainly not the case as virtually any viable, duplicable business can become a franchise. Read more


Rockland SCORE Mentor Advice

From important tax planning tips to planning ahead in 2017 to franchising basics, check out our informative mentor articles to help you with your business! Read more


Do I Really Need to Plan?

This time of the year is usually busy for small business owners. Last month, we covered actions to consider for year-end tax preparation. This is a planning component. Read more


2016 Year-End Tax Planning Tips

The following article is written for established businesses but it is also a great checklist for new businesses on the many topics you need to consider when you launch your great i Read more


Social Media is Now Mainstream

Not so long ago the words social media used to be a term that people spoke about to impress friends and to start a conversation about additional ways to brand their business, make Read more