Columbus SCORE

Experienced volunteer business professionals who serve the greater Central Ohio area, as part of the nation's premier mentoring organization for small business.  We offer:

► Free, Confidential Business advice:
     How to Start a new Business
     How to Manage & Grow your Company
     Columbus SCORE at 614-469-2357 or Email

For Local Workshops Click here

► Online Resources for Entrepreneurs
     See:  Templates and Tools
Upcoming Events

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  Upcoming FREE Online Webinars.  Click here

Shortcut Your Learning Curve...Ask SCORE Mentors for help with:

 Business Plan Development, Sales and Marketing Strategies, Financing Options, Taxes, Management and Administrative Procedures, E-Commerce and solving general business problems.

► Ongoing Entrepreneurial Advice to Build Confidence with your Decision Making.


Click here to see our 4 County Service Area in Central Ohio. Meetings can be conducted at our office, your place of business, by telephone or email.  To sign-up for free counseling please complete our sign-up form --> Sign-Up for Free Counseling.

SCORE counselors and local business owners with a specific area of expertise conduct a variety of very popular, regularly scheduled, low-cost and free educational seminars for establishing and managing a successful small business.

Click here for upcoming local low-cost Workshops

View on-line workshops here

See our full array of free business tools and resources

►  Business Briefs  on a wide range of ‘HOW TO” subjects including how to get your business started, form a business enterprise, develop a 3 year business plan, find financing and how to market and sell your products and services to grow your business.

Columbus & Ohio business resource links for funding, research and more to ensure your business success

► Press Room for latest news from national and Columbus SCORE

► Veteran Initiatives – links to SCORE resources available to aid  Veteran’s utilize the tremendous military skills learned toward their next career as an entrepreneur.

Success Stories from some of our clients. See how SCORE helped ensure their business success.