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May 2011

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Resources to Grow Your Business

Expert Advice: Getting Paid: The Waiting Game
SCORE Blog: Robbin Block, Guest Blogger
Webinars: Creating a Strategic Plan
Business Planning Tools: For Established Companies

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Getting Paid: The Waiting Game

Rieva LesonskyBusiness columnist and author Reiva Lesonsky outlines strategies for entrepreneurs working to keep their cash-flow and receivables in good order!  From working out payment plans and incentives to working with "Factors", Reiva lays out the various options available to small business owners. Read more!

Article2SCORE Blog
Robbin Block, May Guest Blogger

Robbin BlockThis month: Author and strategist Robbin Block has been evangelizing the benefits of marketing strategy for over 25 years.

This month, Robbin shares her insights and tips for improving your marketing campaigns for success over the long-term.

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Creating a Strategic Plan

This free online workshop will help you understand the importance of a well-crafted strategic plan for the success of your small business.  Learn how to gather the required information, draft each section of your strategic plan, and put it all together with provided worksheets. Register now!

Article4Business Planning Tools
Business Plan Template for Established Companies 

Business Planning is an important excercise to carried out on an annual basis, especially for established companies that must continue to adapt to a changing marketplace.  Download this useful template from SCORE outlining a business plan for established and growing companies!  Download now

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Carol Roth
Carol Roth, one of the country's most sought-after business advisors, discusses how smart planning can better ensure lasting success. Subscribe now!

AVG Security Tips

This month's AVG Security Tips help make your Social Media campaigns even more effective.  Download now!

National Small Business Week

National Small Business Week
From May 16-20 small businesses around the nation will be recognized for their contributions to America's economic well-being. Learn more!

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