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.
The Louisiana Economic Department’s Small and Emerging Business Development (SEBD) Program provides managerial and technical assistance for qualified small businesses. Read more
Two heads are better than one, especially when trying to build a successful small business. That’s why many entrepreneurs team up to launch partnerships. Read more
“If only I had more time….” That’s a common lament among small business owners. No wonder! Read more
Getting ready to hire your first employees? Congratulations! Read more
Good help may be easier to find than the old saying suggests, but it is certainly hard to keep. Read more
According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, family businesses comprise 90 percent of all business enterprises in North America and 62 percent of total U.S. employment. Read more
Whenever there’s news of a corporate financial scandal, dishonesty, a negligence lawsuit, we wonder why doing the right thing is so difficult. In truth, it isn’t. Read more