For these reasons, the Deluxe Corporation Foundation provides financial support to nonprofits that help entrepreneurs and small business owners succeed.
Our grants to SCORE have totaled more than $1.5M in recent years, with the majority of these funds supporting the creation and updates of online training and certification for SCORE mentors.
Imagine describing a stapler for the first time without first stating that you have created a revolutionary manner to clasp individual papers together without the use of bindings.
You have to understand what it will do before you can go about describing the apparatus.
You can go into detail about your product service or idea. Then move on to the goals you set ahead of your business and the principles that will guide you in reaching those goals. That is, tell what problem you will solve, need you will satisfy, or want you will fulfill.
Before you can begin to explain your product or service and how it works, you have to lay out the value you intend to create.
When you are a business intended on growing you must have a clear path of where you want to go.
Most businesses identify their objective in a mission statement.
For more than 100 years, Deluxe Corporation has sought to create the tools that help shape our economy.
Since 1915, Deluxe has recognized the vital role that small business plays in our communities, from job creation to business development.