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Washington State Biz Fair — October 12

It’s a free, virtual event! Tuesday, October 12, 7am to 5pm The 25th annual virtual Biz Fair is free to attend and the goal is to help current and aspiring small business owners learn from experts on how to start or grow their business. Gain access to valuable small business resources by visiting the Small […]

Ask SCORE: How can you make writing a business plan less intimidating? 

by Ken Sethney, Kitsap SCORE  Writing a business plan is one of the important steps an entrepreneur needs to take before launching a new business. There is no shortage of people who feel that writing a business plan is an intimidating task. However, many business owners are likely to agree that their plan played a […]

Ask SCORE: What basic financial documents does my business need?

When you own a small business, you have deadlines to meet, customers to serve, orders to fill, and a million other things to do. Finding time to work on your business and manage your financials can feel overwhelming when you are knee-deep in day-to-day operations. Managing your finances doesn’t mean drowning in spreadsheets. Taking time […]