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12 Questions to Answer when Negotiating Your Commercial Lease

Article Language: English
January 24, 2022

Retail and commercial leases are complex legal contracts. Many details will affect how much freedom you will have and how much money you will spend over the term of that lease. However, with some planning, knowledge, and help, you can negotiate terms that will support, not hinder, the pursuit of your dream. Whether you're renting space for a retail shop, office or production facility - these 12 questions will prepare you for a successful negotiation.
Author: Joe Fernandez, SCORE Pinellas County

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SBA Loans Explained – A 101 for Small Business Owners

Article Language: English
August 19, 2016

If you have struggled to get financing in the past or are thinking of venturing into small business loan territory for the first time, you may be wondering what SBA’s loan programs are all about.

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Ready to Buy A Business?

Article Language: English
January 25, 2022,

Looking at small businesses for sale? Use this article to help you through the purchase process.

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The Benefits of Finding and Using a Business Mentor

Article Language: English
January 19, 2022,

A SCORE business mentor can help you grow your small business and help answer your business questions.

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Set Your 2022 Financial Business Goals in 5 Easy Steps

Article Language: English
January 18, 2022,

Make sure you're financially prepared for 2022 by setting attainable financial goals for your small business.

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Starting a Business in 2022: What to Know

Article Language: English
January 12, 2022,

Make sure you know how to start a company in 2022 with these simple steps.

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11 Ways to Find Your First Customers

Article Language: English
January 11, 2022,

Starting a new business? Use this advice to find and keep new customers.

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How to Learn From Experienced Leaders: 10 Things To Do

Article Language: English
January 6, 2022,

Advice from other entrepreneurs and business owners to gain leadership experience and grow your business.

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