Browse through these SCORE mentoring success stories to learn more about the small businesses we've helped. Use the filters below to browse stories by business topic, entrepreneur type, business stage, or industry. Once you've learned how we've helped others, sign up for your mentor today.

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Guy Bauer Productions

Bauer attended local workshops on accounting, leadership and legal issues alongside regular meetings with mentor Frank Whelan.  Bauer credits Whelan for giving him the courage to q Read more

Guy Bauer
Guy Bauer Productions
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The Homeland Heroes Foundation

“Our mentor, Dianne Connolly has been a great asset to us,” Weymouth says. Read more

Julie Weymouth
The Homeland Heroes Foundation
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Gator Bait Adventure Tours

The couple was challenged to translate their business skills to their new outdoor office. Read more

Chris and Jane Ochsenbein
Gator Bait Adventure Tours
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Two Roads

Ridner turned to SCORE for a fresh, holistic perspective of his business. Read more

Chad Ridner
Two Roads
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Sleep and Beyond

“When we brought our first shipment from our factory in Kyrgyzstan, we didn’t really know much about sales, marketing, customs, accounting, manufacturing, operations and more,” Abd Read more

Sardor and Sarvar Abdullaevs
Sleep and Beyond
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Designing Digitally, Inc.

Despite 10 years of growth, Hughes still sees new challenges as a business owner. Read more

Andrew Hughes
Designing Digitally, Inc.
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Families to Freedom

Nejdl had a business plan, but she knew she needed help to be both passionate and effective as a business leader. Read more

Sarah Nejdl
Families to Freedom
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Blind Spot Nutbutters

After renting space in a commercial kitchen, SCORE mentors helped Karan navigate local ordinances to get permission to turn her garage into a workshop. Read more

Sheri Karan
Blind Spot Nutbutters
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Incorporate Massage

“SCORE has helped me to recognize the value of our services and price them accordingly, becoming much more profitable,” Wilcox says. Read more

Amelia Wilcox
Incorporate Massage
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MaineWorks

“My SCORE advisors helped me lay out the plan and the order of priority” for launching MaineWorks, Walsh recalls. Read more

Margo Walsh
MaineWorks
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Flowfold

As college-age business owners, Friedman and McNeill turned to SCORE mentors for perspective and experience. Read more

Flowfold

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