If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur or small business owner who is looking for some step-by-step how-to instruction on how to get your new small business off the ground, SCORE and The Company Corporation have joined forces to provide you with the proven and practical advice you want and need. Available in both digital and print formats, their FREE guidebook, titled How to Really Start Your Own Business, is newly updated for 2013 and is being released in concert with a series of educational LIVE webinars.
“Anyone who’s started a business knows how confusing the process can sometimes be,” said EJ Dealy, CEO of The Company Corporation, which has helped to form more than half a million successful businesses nationwide. “Often it’s hard to know where to turn for good advice.” He then went on to praise the very critical role that SCORE plays in ensuring individuals who want to start a business of their own have a place they can go for affordable, if not free, counsel that they can trust.
Since 1964, SCORE—mentors to America’s small business—has helped more than 9 million aspiring entrepreneurs get their businesses up and running smoothly, all at little to no charge. To get the job done, SCORE relies on more than 12,000 business experts who volunteer to serve as mentors in more than 340 chapters across the country, all serving local communities by providing the utmost in entrepreneur-oriented education.
Needless to say, if you’re someone who wants to start your own business and you’re looking for some reliable guidance from the pros, you’d be hard pressed to find a more reputable mix than SCORE and The Company Corporation. That’s what makes How to Really Start Your Own Business such a valuable read for anyone who is hoping to start their own small business, and it’s why we here at BusinessOpportunity.com are recommending it as June’s FREE eBook of the Month.
Chock full of ideas, guidelines and prompts that will get you to ask all the right, and sometimes difficult, questions, How to Really Start Your Own Business is an essential resource for any new startup entrepreneur. Hot topics covered in the guidebook include everything from how to test your business idea and creating a business plan to structuring your company for long-term success and building a successful team. Plus, numerous tips and tactics will have you thinking smarter about potential challenges like cash control, overall financial management, funding options, business credit and a whole host of other relevant issues.
In concert with its recent announcement regarding the newly updated guidebook, SCORE and The Company Corporation will be offering a complementary webinar series this summer and into the fall. Presented by SCORE mentors and business experts, Julie Brander and Steve Bloom, as well as representatives from The Company Corporation, the seminars are as follows:
Webinar Topic: How to Start Your Own Business
Dates: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Webinar Topic: Business Incorporation
Date: Thursday, August 22, 2013
To download your FREE copy of How to Really Start Your Own Business, click here on SCORE/The Company Corporation’s FREE Startup Guide now! And to register for any of the LIVE webinar events, you can visit http://www.score.org/onlineworkshops. Or, you can download a past recording of the How to Really Start a Business webinar by clicking here.
If you’re thinking about starting or operating a small business and would like some help, we encourage you to call 1-800-634-0245 to find the SCORE chapter nearest you. Or you can visit www.score.org for more information today!