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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Ultimate Business Planner® 5.0

Need to write a business plan and don’t know where to start? Read more

SCORE Las Vegas Local Resources
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SCORE Las Vegas Local Resources

The following links provide access to helpful software and information regarding legal entities, statues, business income taxes, licenses, permits, ordinances, regulations and othe Read more

Frequently Asked Questions
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F.A.Q's

SCORE provides expert guidance and assistance to thousands of start-up and existing businesses, just like you. Read more

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Checklist: Reopening Your Retail Store After the Coronavirus Shutdown

Are you reopening your retail store after COVID-19 closures? Use this checklist to reopen your store while keeping yourself, employees and shoppers safe. Read more

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Checklist: Reopening Your Restaurant After the Coronavirus Shutdown

Are you reopening your restaurant after COVID-19 closures? Use this checklist to reopen your restaurant while keeping yourself, employees and diners safe. Read more

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Take Advantage of COVID-19 Related Changes to Health Coverage Rules

May 28, 2020,

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act provided a variety of financial assistance to businesses, including for health expenses.

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Should You Be Selling Socially?

May 26, 2020,

While most e-commerce transactions take place on websites, there’s been a surge in social shopping or social commerce for the past several years.

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How to Conduct a SWOT Analysis for Your Small Business

May 22, 2020,

In this post, we will define SWOT Analysis, explain why you need one, and show you how to do it. Plus, there will be plenty of examples along the way.

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Cash Reserves: Turning Challenging Times into an Opportunity

May 22, 2020,

During times like this pandemic, adequate cash reserves can help your business proactively take advantage of new possibilities.

Infographic: The Impact of COVID-19 on Established Small Businesses - April 2020
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Infographic: The Impact of COVID-19 on Established Small Businesses - April 2020

In early April 2020, SCORE surveyed business owners who have been in operation at least a year on how they think the coronavirus could affect their business. Read more

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5 Things Brick-and-Mortars Should Be Doing to Succeed Right Now

May 19, 2020,

All business owners face challenges, and when unforeseeable events, like COVID-19, happen, you dig deep, adapt and overcome, even brick-and-mortar businesses.

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Tips for Getting Your Financial House in Order

May 19, 2020,

Here are a few suggestions for what you can do now during the coronavirus crisis that will help ensure that your business will have a brighter financial future.

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