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360U

Beyer and Van Abel worked with SCORE mentor Jim Heiting, which they say was the best decision they have made. Beyer says, “Through Jim, we have found direction for ALL business... Read more

Laura Beyer and Maria Van Abel
360U
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Anakh Leadership Coaching LLC

I really appreciate the energy at my local SCORE chapter. The individuals involved with SCORE are passionate about small business and achieving success. I truly feel that they are... Read more

Cindy M. Nelson
Owner and Certified Coach, Anakh Leadership Coaching LLC
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All Seasons Coffeehouse

Guided me with future plans. Helped me get my financials in check, was supported 100% by check-ins and emails. Score Mentors also spread the word and use our shop as a place to... Read more

Liz Stuck
Owner, All Seasons Coffeehouse
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Whistler's Knoll Vineyard

The Boetchers were nearing retirement and looking for a project to help them stay busy. Tom had a background in winemaking and vineyards and Holly had experience in marketing and... Read more

Tom and Holly Boettcher
Whistler's Knoll Vineyard
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Appleton Tutoring Services, LLC

Hamid visited SCORE for help with some of the basics and developed a business model canvas. He then settled on a niche - hiring the highest educated (his staff holds MBAs and PHDs... Read more

Hamid Almozaffar
Owner, Appleton Tutoring, LLC, Appleton Tutoring Services, LLC
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Creating Cozy Sanctuaries Anywhere

Reach objectives, plan for the future, launch the business. Read more

Julia Petrus
Owner, Cozy with Posey
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From Corporate to Startup

I needed some mentorship in marketing and sales. I did not really know where to start. Gary helped me tremendously by breaking down the process into smaller steps. He helped me... Read more

Anne-Sophie Le Bloas
CEO, Ravacan Inc.
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Mentoring Mentors

Ben Fisco has been a continual reminder of the importance of the "bottom line". He offers ideas and suggestions that are within my ability, keeps me focused and accountable, and... Read more

Tricia Beck
Founder, CEO, Beck Leadership
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Overnight Success; 20 years later

Several ways!! He helped me to understand financial reports and financing. How credit works, how to get it, and what to use it for. He gave me confidence to move forward even when... Read more

Tracee Murphy
CEO/Principal Designer, Trade Mark Interiors, Inc.
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REDCON Solutions Group (REDCON)

Our monthly meetings allow me to stay focused on the strategies we have developed. Having a clear set of valid and attainable goals has helped my business experience significant... Read more

Kyle Evans
President/CEO, REDCON Solutions Group (REDCON)
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Converting One's Passion into a Full Time Job!

I have used multiple SCORE eGuides and articles to help gain a better understanding of what is needed to have a healthy Profit & Loss Statement, as well as establish a clear... Read more

Patricia Burmicky
Founder, PhotoUno Photography School and Patricia Burmicky Photography
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Occupational Services Grows With the Help of SCORE

Our mentor has been there since day one. Answering any and all questions that needed attention. Having a wealth of knowledge a call or click away has provided me with knowledge... Read more

Shelby Edward Meyer
President , Superior Screening Services, Inc.

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