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Get Free Expert Help from SCORE Southeast Minnesota to Start & Grow Your Small Business.
A Partnership Focused on Making You More Successful

No matter where you are on your entrepreneurial journey, our SCORE mentors are ready to assist. SCORE Southeast Minnesota mentors are highly successful and seasoned business professionals and entrepreneurs with the experience and knowledge to help you achieve your small

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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.

Five 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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I have recently retired from Wells Fargo Company after 20 years as a HR leader and HR merger...

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I want to use my experience and skills to work with business owners grow their business,

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In shortI have been involved with all mfg businesses iT, multiple business applications purchases...

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Now semi retired. Have started over 15 businesses. And run large public companies.

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Cheryl has 35+ years of Marketing, Sales, and Education Experience. Including IBM, ExecuTrain...

Dean has developed and managed many businesses. His experience includes member-driven companies...

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As an owner of a small business, I enjoy helping aspiring and existing business owners realize their...

. I would like to share my knowledge from experience in starting up a small business, buying an...

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.I would like to share my years of experience as a business owner, buying a business, starting a...

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.I have a varied background in business development and sales. I have worked in corporate America...

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38 years of Management background in the Computer / Information Technology Business. This includes...

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I can help you with almost all aspects of your small business, from entrepreneurial startup to...

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I am a former SCORE client, starting a series of small businesses thirteen years ago including: a...

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
(507) 200-0760

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