Get Free Confidential Business Advice from Experienced Local Mentors!
We listen to your business challenges and help maximize your potential for success by connecting you with free local mentors, workshops and training and educational resources.
Remote Mentoring is Available
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, SCORE mentors will meet with clients remotely. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video. If you already have a SCORE mentor, ask them if you can use a remote mentoring method for your sessions. If you don’t already have a SCORE mentor, you can request a remote business mentor today.
The health of small business owners, their employees and the SCORE network of volunteers remain our top priority.
Thank you to an Allstate volunteer for empowering people and our community. Norm Risoya gave his time and helped us to receive a Allstate Foundation Helping Hands Grant. The Allstate Foundation supports the causes that Allstate agency owners, financial specialists and employees care about most by providing Allstate Foundation Helping Hands Grants to nonprofits where they volunteer their time to help communities thrive.
Workshops and Events
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.
SCORE Mentors...with experience in virtually every business category you can imagine help with:
- Business plan development, sales and marketing strategies
- Financing, taxes and E-commerce
- Management, administrative and operational procedures
- Ongoing advice to help your decision making
Get Free Resources for Entrepreneurs
- Business Briefs and "On Demand" webinars on a wide range of "How To" subjects to grow your business.
- Columbus and OH business resource links
- Veteran Initatives and resources