Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of resources at your finger tips! No matter what format you prefer, we have lots of information for you. Browse these tools, then get help putting your ideas into action!

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Business Plan For a Startup Business

The real value of creating a business plan is not in having the finished product in hand; rather, the value lies in the process of researching and thinking about your business in a Read more

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Financial Projections Template

Download this financial projections Excel template to calculate your startup expenses, payroll costs, sales forecast, cash flow, income statement and more. Read more

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Small Business Guide to Online Marketing

Greater Hartford SCORE’s Version of Online Marketing 101 Read more

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business

Make a smart start on your business idea with the Simple Steps for Starting Your Business series. Read more

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Simple Steps for Growing Your Business Workbook

SCORE is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs succeed. As part of that goal, we offer this educational resource to help you plan for that success. Read more

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Checklist for Starting a Business in CT

In addition to getting an idea, developing a business plan, determining funding, thinking about all the details of operating a business, there are the ‘formal’ steps with the gover Read more
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Business Plan For a Startup Business

The real value of creating a business plan is not in having the finished product in hand; rather, the value lies in the process of researching and thinking about your business in a Read more

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