Search Templates & Tools

Starting a Business with Almost No Money Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, shares ideas for businesses that can be started with little capital investment. View
Master Your Business Plan SCORE ExpertAnswers Whether you're starting up or running an established company, an up-to-date business plan is critical for planning and reaching your goals. In this issue of SCORE ExpertAnswers, SCORE Mentor Mark Lowenstein provides expert advice on mastering this essential business tool... View
The 6 C's of Business Credit A comprehensive description of what a lender is looking for to establish the credit worthiness of a borrower.  View
How to Obtain Bank Financing for Your Small Business In the early months of a new year always comes the desire for a fresh start. Maybe it’s the busyness of the holidays or the exhaustion of trying to wrap up things before the year ends, but for whatever reason, I always look forward to starting the year off with a new attitude, new goals and... View
Greatland’s Top DOs & DON'Ts for Paper Filing of 1099 Forms Find out all the do's and don'ts of filing paper 1099 forms View
Greatland’s Top DOs & DON'Ts for Paper Filing of W-2 Forms Find out all the do's and don'ts of filing paper W-2 forms View
Preparing Your Business for Sale If you are seriously considering exiting your business by selling to a third party, there are several steps you should take before you begin actively marketing your company. The more time you allow for advance preparation, the better, though most of the following steps can be taken during the few... View
Financing Your Business SCORE ExpertAnswers Len Fischer, founder of Benetrends, shares expert tips on obtaining financing to start or grow your business. View
Fundraisers: How to Host a Profitable Event Fundraising events are a great way to bring in large donations and publicize your organization. However, throwing an event that is both fun and profitable is no easy task. Successful event planners understand that the bulk of the work, from strategizing to budgeting to marketing, occurs before... View
Visa Small Business Spend Insights Visa® Small Business Spend Insights monitors the economic confidence of U.S. small business owners by analyzing Visa Business card spend data and responses to a quarterly survey. Small businesses and those serving them can benefit from the trends and insights obtained from Visa’s... View