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How to Use a SCORE Counselor
You probably know about free, confidential SCORE counseling.
But let us suggest ways to use these valuable resources:
Your SCORE Counselor can be help your business succeed in countless ways.

  • To get feedback on a business idea
  • To obtain a review and comments on your initial business plan
  • To get ideas about what to put in different sections of a business plan
  • To get help thinking through new product ideas
  • To discuss staffing problems, get comments on job descriptions
  • To get feedback on time management and priorities
  • To get comments on marketing materials and sales messages from a marketing pro
  • To have a mentor with whom you can meet regularly, maybe quarterly, to systematically review progress towards financial and business goals
  • To get ideas for financing resources and expert advice on how to present your application
  • To get a critique from an industry expert in your field
  • To learn how to better market using social media, like Facebook, Twitter, blogging, YouTube
  • To learn about online adverting with Adwords, Facebook etc
  • To have someone with whom you can practice your sales pitch
  • To review and improve cash flow management

Check out our many helpful business links, including current and past issues of the KeepingSCORE newsletter.
Find out about using Web 2.0 at our Web 2.0 for Small Business blog.

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