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SCORE Twin Cities
Free Business Mentoring, Learning and Business Development in the Twin Cities and Central MN

Our mission is to foster a vibrant small business community through mentoring, learning and business development resources to the Twin Cities Metro, Central Minnesota, Arrowhead Region and Western Wisconsin areas. Our vision is to assure that every person has the support they need to thrive as a small business owner.

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SCORE for All

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices, and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches. SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

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Become a Volunteer

Since 1964, SCORE has educated and mentored more than 11 million small business owners and entrepreneurs. We're looking for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences to serve in a variety of roles — from knowledgeable business mentors to local community advocates. 

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Upcoming Events

Business Plan
Are You Ready for a Business Plan? Session 2

Do you feel like you do not know where to start when you are asked to create a business plan for your business? This session will help you move forward from a basic business idea to add the important elements to a business plan for bankers, your employees, and most importantly yourself!

Topics covered will include identifying what success looks like for your business, creating a vision, and identifying key hurdles to overcome to move forward. We will finish the session by creating an individual SMART action worksheet that will feed into your business plan.

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10 Ways to Rock Your LinkedIn Profile in 2023

In today’s online world almost all business professionals are on LinkedIn, including a limitless supply of your ideal clients. LinkedIn has evolved from an online resume to a personal branding platform and managing your professional profile is a must.

Simple Steps
Simple Steps to Starting Your Business - 5 Session Series

Is Starting a Business Right for You? 

Our economy is powered by people like you - the bold who see a new way of building - the dreamers who see the world as it could be and want to do more for themselves, their family, and their community.

We don't need to tell you, making your dream come true takes a lot of planning and personal effort. Get the basics to making that dream a reality by attending this FREE five week series "Simple Steps to Start Your Business."

In this powerful series, you'll learn how to:

  • Define and evaluate your business idea
  • Develop a marketing strategy
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Minneapolis, MN, 55413-2724
(952) 938-4570

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Copyright © 2022 SCORE Association,

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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