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Profit Increase Calculator

Discover how much extra profit your business could make. The profit increase calculator prompts you to enter your existing figures to determine your current net profit based on cash flow and other relevant factors. It then guides you through various performance improvement factors, showing you how minor improvements can impact your profit. 

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Risk Management – Planning for What You Can and Cannot Control

After completing this module on Risk Management, participants will be able to: Understand the external and internal factors which affect risk for a small business; Recognize the common warning signs of risk for a small business, and; Implement, monitor, and evaluate a risk management plan for their business.

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SBA LINC: Connecting Borrowers with SBA Approved Lenders

Access to credit continues to bedevil too many U.S. entrepreneurs. Eighty percent of small business loan applications are rejected, according to some industry estimates, and more applications than we can count are never filed because of the difficulty of getting an appointment with a loan officer. Technology can help us address this problem. Online matchmaking

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SCORE

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. We have been doing this for nearly fifty years.

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Steps to Start your Small Business

Written by Mia McNeal, WBC Instructor. This post originally appeared in her blog and is posted with her permission. Pathway WBC Instructor, Mia McNeal, CEO of Centeris Consulting Group, shared with us how to officially register your business! Centeris Consulting Group prepares, promotes and produces entrepreneurs through business consulting and workshops. “I’m Ready” One question

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Strength In Numbers: Partnerships, Being Bold and Women In Business

The Current State Of Women And Minority Business Owners Women in business continue to make gains year after year. As of 2017, women owned more than 11.6 million firms nationwide and generated $1.7 trillion in sales. That’s more than a 50 percent increase since 2007! The gains extend to minority entrepreneurs and women of color,

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