Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating; but you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Browse these tools, then contact your SCORE mentor to get help putting your ideas into action.

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Hiring new emplyees to an organization can be a tricky undertaking. Properly onboarding new employees once they have been hired is the key to their long-term success Read more



This worksheet will help provide an understanding of the financial requirements for starting a business.  Completing this worksheet will help determine if a business start-up is... Read more

The Power Of Pricing

Most business owners discount their products or services as a panic response when they’re having trouble covering expenses. That’s the same effect as dropping price. Most will... Read more

The Marketing Plan

The Marketing Plan   If you’ve ever tried to wade through marketing textbook, you’ve probably come across some wordy and complicated definitions for marketing, like this one:   “... Read more

Steps to do business with Government

Steps to Do Business with the Government STEP 1: EDUCATE Yourself on How to Do Business with the Government STEP 2: Define Your PRODUCT/SERVICE and IDENTIFY Your MARKET STEP 3:... Read more

Business with The Government

SAM You must be registered in System for Award Management (SAM) in order to do business with the Government. You can register at www.sam.gov. SAM is the system that will give you... Read more

Starting a Business in Oklahoma

STARTING A BUSINESS IN OKLAHOMA 1.  BUSINESS PLAN A business plan is key to starting a business.  It is required If you will need to secure a loan to finance your business.   Even... Read more