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Get Free Expert Help from SCORE South Metro 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 South Metro mentors are highly successful and seasoned business professionals and entrepreneurs with the experience and knowledge to help you achieve your small business

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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.

Our Mentors

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Acct Exc @ StarTribune

I found myself looking for a person that can help me navigate some questions, someone can confirm...

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Over a 35 year career, I have gained financial leadership experience in pre-revenue startups to...

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I can best assist you in developing and implementing plans and procedures that focus on...

I have been fortunate to have a wonderful career of over twenty years leading teams in both retail...

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Business Operations, Business Strategy & Planning, Sales, Marketing, & Public Relations...



9 years design engineering experience with 5 patents issued, 4 years global marketing management...

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36 year professional career in federal government program and contract management. 10 years...

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If you are considering starting a new business, or looking to expand in new areas I can offer advice...

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Mentoring, Facilitator, Leadership

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SUMMARY Financial leader with extensive experience in buy/sell acquisitions, corporate finance, cash...

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Idea generation. Finding needed answers.

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I have a strong interest in the creation and maintenance of women-owned small businesses. Many...

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I have a successful career as an IT leader, gained a lot of experience and knowledge, and I still...

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I have been involved in a couple small businesses. I am so grateful for the flexibility and...

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I live in Rosemount, MN, and have been a successful entrepreneur for the past 40 years, producing...

I have been in the construction and home service industry for over 17 years. My specialty in...

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I just retired after a 40 year career overseeing large industrial facilities. I also owned a...

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UNITED HEALTH GROUP / OPTUM Plymouth, MN 2001 to 2015 A...

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Business Plans and Startup Assistance in the Real Estate Industry.

I started my business in 1998 and didn't know anything. Along the way I learned from many other...

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With my background in business, I am able to assist clients with skills of: human resources/finance...

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I have been a practicing lawyer for 23 years, specializing in real estate and small business law. I...

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.Provide help with business plans, profit and loss statements and finance.

I have solid experience in business, and I'm looking for a way to give back to the community. I've...

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With my experience in multiple aspects of franchising, I can help when evaluating franchise...

Five Simple Steps to SCORE Mentoring:


Identify your small business needs and desired support.


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


Schedule a mentoring session with your assigned SCORE mentor

Set Goals

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


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