SCORE ~ My first 'business' counseling session for my Handmade Business

Back in January, one of my goals was to contact our local Small Business Association {SBA} and/or SCORE {not sure exactly what it's an acronym for}. SCORE contacted me and we set up an appointment to meet with a counsellor.  My meeting was today! You can go here and see what SCORE is all about.  Basically, I went because I'm a relatively new entrepreneur and need all the help I can get. SCORE is a FREE resource!!!  Now why wouldn't I use it?  I met with a retired businessman who was so kind and focused me on NUMBERS.  Me, being an artsy kind of gal, has not FOCUSED on numbers during my first year so much.  I have been focused on developing my products, on establishing relationships with my … [Read more...]