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From Veteran to Entrepreneur - Steps to Start and Find Funding

This educational webinar will provide actionable step-by-step guidance on starting a business and filing proper documents to gain funds. Read more

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SBA Coronavirus Relief Options

In addition to traditional SBA funding programs, the CARES Act established several new temporary programs to address the COVID-19 outbreak. Read more

Grow With Google Digital Readiness Series

SCORE is proud to announce a partnership with Grow with Google and the International Downtown Association (IDA) to launch a four-part free digital readiness series designed to... Read more

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SCORE San Diego Local Resources

Access a library of resources provided by SCORE San Diego. Read more

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SCORE San Diego Local COVID Resources

Find resources, provided by SCORE San Diego, to help guide your business through the pandemic. Read more

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It's Who You Know

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Text Message Marketing

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Crowd Funding Information

Basic definition of crowd funding plus information about some sources of crowd funding. Read more

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Advisory Board - How to Form

An advisory board is an informal group. In general, a three to five person board will likely meet your needs. Read more

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Understanding Your FICO Score

This document explains the importance of your credit score, the method used in its calculation, how it's used and how to obtain a copy. Read more

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What To Know About Getting Government Contracts

May 13, 2021,

To help you better understand government contracts, we asked contracting experts and business leaders for their best advice.

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What's Involved in Starting a Partnership?

May 12, 2021,

Learn how to start and maintain a business partnership with two or more people in this article.

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3 Patent Types and How to File for a Small Business Patent

May 12, 2021,

A patent helps protect the mechanisms, principles, and components of an invention. We break down different types of patents and give you tips to file your own.

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The Growing Importance of Employee Training

May 11, 2021,

Employee training not only teaches your team how to do something better but benefits your company and is a powerful tool for employee retention.

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