Welcome to the SCORE Small Business Success Blog, where small business experts and mentors share tips, discuss trends, and provide advice on a wide range of topics affecting entrepreneurs in every industry.

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Lincoln SCORE: Who Are We

Article Language: English
October 29, 2017

Who is Lincoln SCORE? Find out in this blog post.

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Featured Mentor: John Sinclair

Article Language: English
August 25, 2017,

Perhaps one of the most interesting aspects I have found in being a mentor in SCORE is the fact that every individual who comes to us is truly ‘unique’ in terms of both their particular business situation as well as their vision of where they want to go with that business concept. Each SCORE mentee has realized that asking for assistance is not something to be embarrassed about…… just as clients would come to our architectural office realizing that they needed help to turn their program & space needs into a physical reality.

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Is a Recession Coming? How to Prepare…Just in Case

Article Language: English
June 28, 2022,

Some people predict a recession is coming, while others dismiss the notion since the nation is essentially at full employment. But many small business owners are worried a recession is looming.

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Social Media for Small Business Owners: 11 Top Strategies

Article Language: English
June 23, 2022,

From responding to your audience to consistently posting content, there are several social media strategies for small business owners.

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9 Ways You Can Support LGBTQIA+ Owned Businesses

Article Language: English
June 21, 2022,

From providing monetary support to partnering with firms that support gender equality, there are several ways to support LGBTQ+-owned businesses.

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9 Items to Table Until Your Business is Making Money

Article Language: English
June 17, 2022,

When you are just starting the business, you begin to think about ways and strategies to quickly reach your goals - which can sometimes result in you spending more.

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The Emerging Impact of TikTok on Small Businesses

Article Language: English
June 14, 2022,

TikTok continues its upward trajectory. In the U.S., Apptopia reports TikTok was the number-one downloaded app—with 94 million downloads in 2021, up 6% over 2020. It is currently the sixth most-used social platform in the world.

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Treat Freelancing Like the Business It Is

Article Language: English
June 9, 2022,

Building a successful freelancing business is similar to running any small business: You need a plan to be competitive.

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How to Create an Inclusive Workplace

Article Language: English
June 2, 2022,

As the nation’s employers struggle to attract talent and retain valued employees, many companies remain culturally short-sighted.

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Riding the Small Business Roller Coaster

Article Language: English
May 24, 2022,

As we close out what some call “Small Business Month,” it’s a good time to check in on how small business owners feel and what they think about their future prospects.

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