Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.

With SCORE, you have lots of support. Find resources to help you start or grow your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

eGuide

Turn Your Bold Idea Into a Business

You want to be successful. Maybe you have an idea for a small business. Perhaps you’ve already started one and are looking to take it to the next level. Read more

eGuide

Five Marketing Must Haves for Small Businesses

Here are five marketing “must-haves” to help you successfully brand and promote your business. Read more

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Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery

These tools can be your first step towards small business success. Find business planning, finance, sales, marketing and management templates & guides. Read more

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8 Ideas to Start a Business Helping Seniors

August 14, 2018,

Are you looking for a profitable, affluent and growing market to target with a new business? You should think about creating a business for seniors.

Blog

5 Marketing Strategies for Fitness Professionals

April 26, 2017,

These marketing opportunities put you in front of your intended audience and prove your value as a health and fitness professional.

Podcast

Podcast: Ian Acker, Owner of Fit to Recover

In this podcast, Ramon Ray talks with Ian Acker, owner of Fit to Recover, a nonprofit gym that supports people in recovery through exercise, community service, nutrition and creati Read more

Blog

SCORE Client Shares Her Pain Relief with Others

January 27, 2017,

In 2015, she opened The Rays of Hope Rejuvenation Center, the first business in the U.S. that uses photobiomodulation therapy to manage pain and inflammation. She contacted SCORE for help with marketing.

Blog

This Trainer is Fit for Business

SCORE client Xavier Ramirez opened UR Fit Wellness Center to enhance the overall health and wellness of his clients as they transform their bodies.

Article

Health and Beauty: The Old-Fashioned Way to Attracting Customers

Traditional marketing methods, such as direct mail, advertising, public relations, events and referrals, are still effective ways to attract and retain customers. Read more

Article

Health and Beauty: Online Marketing Attracts Customers

A business website, SEO, SEM, email marketing and local search directories are essential tools in attracting customers to your health and beauty business. Read more

Article

Health and Beauty: Easy Ways to Build Customer Relationships

Using loyalty programs, providing good customer service, offering socially responsible marketing and creating mobile apps helps you build strong customer relationships. Read more