Owning a business is both exciting and intimidating.
With SCORE, you have lots of support. Find resources to help you make decisions on starting or growing your enterprise. Your Portland SCORE mentor can assist in putting your ideas into action.
Finding qualified candidates who are a good fit for your company is crucial. Read more
Are you completely confident you're correctly classifying workers as independent contractors? Read more
As one of the most desirable employee benefits, a retirement plan can help you attract and retain a higher caliber of employees. Read more
The moment you dreaded is here: The IRS is going to audit your home-based business. Will the IRS disallow your home-office deduction? Before you panic, take the following steps. Read more
You've found the perfect candidate (or candidates) to help grow your company. Now you need to make sure your employee taxes are in order. Read more
As a small business owner, you’re no stranger to long to-do lists. This is especially true if you’ve begun hiring, which generates a lot of employee paperwork. Read more
Misclassifying workers as being exempt from overtime pay is a common mistake you can’t afford to make as an employer. Read more
Hiring a new employee may seem like a straightforward endeavor, but it can be filled with challenges and potential risks. Read more
Displaying labor law posters at your place of business is mandatory for all U.S. employers. Read more