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. 

Checklist

Checklist for starting a business in Manatee or Sarasota Counties

Checklist for Starting a Business in Manatee and Sarasota Counties Read more

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"Business SCORE Card" columns

Dennis Zink offers a wide range of short topics which discuss improving your business Read more

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Business & Financial Planning Templates

These tools can be your first step towards small business success. Read more

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Lead Nurturing & Email Marketing
Blog

Lead Nurturing & Email Marketing for CEOs

December 10, 2018,

Effectively manage leads and build a 24/7 lead nurturing process to turn leads into warm prospects using CRM and email workflows.

The Active Shooter Survival Guide
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The Active Shooter Survival Guide

No one starts their day expecting it to be their last. Read more

Digital Content & Keywords
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Digital Content and Keywords for CEOs

November 4, 2018,

By far, the most important element for a website is its digital content. A website without valuable, original and engaging content coupled with optimal use of keywords will perpetually remain in obscurity. Digital content is the lifeblood of your inbound marketing strategy. Learn here how you can turn your website into your most effective lead generation tool!

Effective Web Design
Blog

Effective Web Design for CEOs

October 29, 2018,

An effective web design will enhance your brand, educate current & prospective clients about your products & services, deliver quality leads, attract the right suppliers, partners & investors, and scare off competition by erecting barriers to entry. Read to learn how to implement effective web design.

CEO efficiencies
Blog

10 Areas Where CEOs Can Create Efficiencies

October 25, 2018,

Efficiencies are best produced by cutting fat, enabling multitasking and automating repetitive tasks. Here is a list of 10 efficiencies that any CEO can consider for his or her company leading to increasing profit margins.

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Business Safety and Security

 Whether you have a bustling storefront or an online-only enterprise, the ongoing safety and security of your data, customers, inventory, and employees should be one of your top pr Read more
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SCORE Manasota's Florida Business Guide

This business guide covers a number of the legal requirements for establishing a business in Florida and in the Manatee and Sarasota counties. Read more
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About Our Workshops

SCORE Manasota offers Workshops for new and existing businesses to assist entrepreneurs in starting up and successfully growing small businesses. Read more
eGuide

"Business SCORE Card" columns

Dennis Zink offers a wide range of short topics which discuss improving your business Read more
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Business Resource Links

We've collected a number of handy resource links that will help you get your business off the ground. Read more
eGuide

Doing business in or with Sarasota County

“Doing Business in Sarasota County” provides a directory of services and contact information for county and state offices. Read more

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