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A Partnership Focused on Making You More Successful

SCORE mentors are experienced business professionals who volunteer their time to help others start and grow their own businesses. SCORE Northwest Connecticut offers free, confidential small business mentoring for startup and existing businesses.

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Let us do the matching for you.

Enter your zip code below and fill out the mentoring request form. We will pair you with a mentor and assist you in setting up a free mentoring appointment.

5 Simple Steps to SCORE Mentoring:

Step 1 - Identify your business question

Identify your small business needs and desired support.

Step 2 - Search for a mentor, or let your local chapter pair you with a mentor

Request a SCORE Mentor as your advisor to small business success.

Step 3 - Submit a mentoring request to share your business question with an expert.

Schedule a mentoring session with your assigned SCORE mentor

Step 4 - Start working on your business goals with help from your mentor.

Set goals for your small business with guidance from your SCORE mentor.

Step 5 - Continue working with your mentor throughout the life of your business.

Work with your SCORE mentor through the life of your business.

Our Mentors

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My background includes almost a decade in senior leadership positions focused on marketing and...

I have an extensive background in running and consulting various types of businesses. My expertise...

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I am far enough along in my journey that I think giving back like this is something that I'd enjoy...

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I am a small business owner and marketing consultant with a background in brand management for large...

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I would like to volunteer for SCORE because I believe a pivotal part of running, operating and...

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Excellent analytical and problem solving solving skills. Emphasis on simple solutions to complex...

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As a Business Consultant and an Entrepreneur, I can help on a multitude of levels. I have helped...

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As a Business Consultant and an Entrepreneur, I can help on a multitude of levels. I am co-founder...

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Business Planning, International Business, Marketing, General Management, Business Sale or...

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duPont, Dun Bradstreet, Towers Perrin

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Career Background - 38 years of engineering and general management experience in manufacturing, both...

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Founded and operated a professional engineering firm for 25 years providing me with extensive...

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I can help someone starting up a new business or currently running a small / medium size existing...

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* 1983-1991 Associate Professor, Small Business Management and Director of Center for Small Business...

Entrepreneurs Succeed with SCORE Mentors

What is better than one very passionate, forward-thinking entrepreneur working to make a business highly successful? How about two very passionate, forward-thinking entrepreneurs working on your business ownership goals? That is what SCORE offers to all small business owners: mentors who work alongside entrepreneurs to realize their small business ownership dreams.

See how SCORE mentors have made a difference for other small business owners like you.

Beverly Doody and Keisha Finnie
SCORE Success Story: Keisha Finnie Art
Beverley was the sweetest woman from the day we met. She found the proper help of a co-mentor to set me up with the tax credentials I needed at that time.
Colin Fukunaga in front of his food truck: Fukuburger
Colin was introduced to SCORE after drafting a business plan and visiting the Small Business Administration (SBA).
Front Porch Baking Co. Owner with SCORE Mentor
SCORE Success Story: Front Porch Baking
"Working with my mentor provided and continues to provide me with an outsider outlook on my business who can always show me the objectives and be a sounding board to problem solve."
1165 Herndon Parkway, Suite 100
Herndon, VA 20170
(860) 482-6586

Copyright © 2023 SCORE Association,

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Funded, in part, through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

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