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Your First Step Toward Business Growth: SWOT Analysis

Why should you perform a SWOT analysis regularly? This planning technique can help you identify what your business is doing well and what it needs to improve. Read more

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4 Secrets to Grow Your Business Independent of Your Role

This webinar shares simple and easy steps to reduce your business's reliance on your personal production and get you the time back needed to grow your company. Read more

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Strategically and Successfully Grow Your Small Business

This session will provide you with key aspects you should consider that will assure you have everything covered as you develop a plan for growth. Read more

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South Central Iowa SCORE

November 30, 2016

This blog describes how SCORE started in Iowa.

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April 20: What the Most Successful Businesses Are Doing in 2021 - Trends You’ll Want to Jump on Now

April 20, 2021, 1:00pm EDT

Join this conversational webinar about continuing patterns, new small business trends, and the biggest changes that will impact your business this year. Read more

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April 6: The State of the Small Business - 2021 Economic and Labor Market Outlook

April 6, 2021, 1:00pm EDT

How soon will the economy return to pre-pandemic levels? What are the latest small business jobs figures? Get the answers to these questions and more. Read more

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March 30: Virtually Creating Your Trifecta Tribe - Mentors, Peers & Mentees in Business

March 30, 2021, 1:00pm EDT

Now more than ever, it is imperative to the success of your business that you are engaged in and adept at building ethical, authentic, and diverse connections. Read more

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Simple Steps for Exiting Your Business: Estate Planning

This module discusses multiple future planning scenarios needed to leave a lasting legacy. Read more

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Simple Steps for Exiting Your Business: Retirement Planning

This module discusses the importance of retirement planning and options to help you save and provide for your retirement.   Read more

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Simple Steps for Exiting Your Business: Succession Planning

This module helps entrepreneurs understand the steps to planning for the eventual transfer of the business. Read more

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The Startup Roadmap: Chapter 4 - Business Plan or Business Model Canvas?

In the fourth chapter of the Startup Roadmap, you’ll create a business plan that maps out a detailed blueprint for getting to your goal of owning a business. Read more

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The Startup Roadmap: Chapter 2 - Are You Ready to Start a Business?

In chapter 2 of the Startup Roadmap, you’ll conduct a thorough self-assessment to confirm that you have what it takes to start a business. Read more

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The Startup Roadmap Chapter 1: Starting Your Journey

Congratulations on taking the first step towards starting your business! Even though many steps lie ahead, our Startup Roadmap can guide you along the journey. Read more

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Developing a Business Plan

The importance of planning should never be overlooked. This course will take you through the step-by-step process of developing a business plan. Read more

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Growing with Partners and Investors

This free online business workshop will identify ways your company can grow and attract new partners and investors. Read more

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