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Marketing: Small Business Trends and Stats
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Knowledge is Power. What Do You Know About the Power of Small Business?

Economists are saying we are turning the corner on the recession. That’s good news. Now, how can you learn from the reactions of other entrepreneurs over the past six months?

See what entrepreneurs think about the economy in NFIB polls. Try the Small Business Research Board. These can help you gauge small biz sentiment. Think about how it fits with what you see locally.

Small Business trends affect you. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce covers a wide range of issues and may offer some current info and insights helpful to your business.

Yes, census data is dry information. But, it you are trying to see the concentration of business by industry to decide where you should locate this may help. A SCORE mentor can talk with you about how to apply census data to your own market planning. Meet a mentor in person. Find SCORE near you.

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Participate: Impact Women-owned Biz
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Support Women Entrepreneurship Research

woman_line_graph_redThe Center for Women’s Business Research, the National Women’s Business Council and Walmart are sponsoring a research study and your participation is crucial to its success. Just five minutes of your time will help support the growth of businesses like yours.

This study will measure the economic impact of women-owned firms in the United States. This is the first time that this type of analysis has been undertaken for women-owned businesses nationwide. The results are anticipated to have a profound effect on women business owners as well as policy makers, corporate executives and organizations which support women-owned businesses. The more responses the Center receives, the greater impact the research will have! 

The deadline for participation is Friday, June 19.  Help shape the future!
Participate in the study.

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For 50 years, SCORE has helped aspiring and current small business owners achieve their dreams. Through a network of over 11,000 volunteer business mentors in 340+ chapters across the country, SCORE connects decades of business experience and knowledge with those who can best use it.
www.SCORE.org | Facebook | @SCOREmentors | More from SCORE

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