Get Free Expert Help to Start & Grow Your Small Business.

Our Mentors are experienced entrepreneurs, corporate managers, and executives with a diverse set of industries and specialties who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help small business professionals start, develop, and grow businesses. We have assisted more than 6,000 small business and non-profit clients through free confidential mentoring and low-cost workshops.

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Featured Workshop Series

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Learn About Arizona's Employment Laws!

Employment attorney and human resource consultant, Laura Hamblin is experienced in helping small businesses like yours navigate the sea of employment laws. If you have employees or are thinking of hiring, join us to keep your new business compliant!

Part 2: Understanding Arizona’s Paid Sick Time Law
Part 3: Properly Paying People—Sounds Easy, But It’s Not

Fall Grow with Google Series!

The SCORE Arizona and Utah District has partnered with Grow with Google to bring you a FREE fall webinar series to get discovered and increase business this holiday season with Google Tools.

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Fall Grow with Google Series

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Optimize Your Website for the Holiday Season

September 29, 2022, 10:00am MST

Get your website ready and optimized for the holiday season. Discover how to create a search-friendly website that goes beyond just great design and how to reach new prospects... Read more

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Get Ready for the 2023 Tax Season: Sole Proprietors and LLCs

October 5, 2022, 11:00am MST

Come learn about Business Tax Basics for Sole Proprietors and LLCs. Business taxes can seem complicated and scary to new small business owners. This webinar will simplify and de-... Read more

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US Bank Series - Smart Steps in Building Business Credit

October 11, 2022, 12:00pm EDT
This is a virtual webinar

Smart Steps in Building Business Credit. Learn the reasons why separating your personal and business accounts is so important for your financial health and security. SCORE... Read more

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We’re Here for The Life of Your Business.

The path to success is through education, that’s why SCORE Northern Arizona offers business owners a wealth of resources, including webinars and one-on-one mentoring, to continue learning as they build their businesses. Watch a video of Dick Milon, Certified SCORE Mentor, discussing SCORE's mission to help entrepreneurs in Northern Arizona start and grow their business.

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What is SCORE?

SCORE’s mission is to foster vibrant small business communities through mentoring and education. Our chapter offers free remote mentoring to help you start or grow your small... Read more

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SCORE Northern Arizona helps local electrical business achieve success

Assurance Electrical Services owner, Jeff Brandin, discusses how SCORE Northern Arizona has helped his business with advice from business plans to finances. Read more

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SCORE Northern Arizona helps local media company with the intricacies of running a business

Ablaze Media owner, Mark Stafford, explains how SCORE Northern Arizona has helped his business. From PPP loans, accounting, hiring employees, Mark's SCORE Mentor met with him... Read more

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National Hispanic Heritage Month


From Sept 15 - Oct 15, is a time to celebrate and appreciate Hispanic-owned businesses across the nation. Hispanic-owned small businesses have grown 34% over the last 10 years – and show no signs of slowing down. Even with the growth and accelerating impact, Hispanic business owners face very real challenges.

SCORE is committed to helping all entrepreneurs succeed.

Visit our SCORE For All Hispanic Entrepreneurs Hub →

Find Your Mentor Today

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Whether you're just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Attend a Workshop or Webinar

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Register today for our no-or low-cost business training. We provide education on a variety of business topics, including marketing, finance, and accounting, management, and others. Live webinars, on-demand interactive courses, and recorded webinars are also available online.

Browse Business Resources

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If you're looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs, or other helpful tools, SCORE is your destination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Use the information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

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Give back to small business:
Volunteer with SCORE Northern Arizona

Small business owners in our community need your help now more than ever. SCORE is proud to have the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. They help thousands of entrepreneurs start and grow their small businesses every year. Our volunteers give back to their communities and pass on their knowledge to the next generation of entrepreneurs. Do you want to help someone achieve their dream?

Learn More & Apply Today!

 

SCORE Northern Arizona's Impact on the Community

Woman with her arms crossed smiling at camera Arizona & Utah 2021 Outstanding District Leadership Award

Outstanding District Leadership Award 2021

The Arizona and Utah district was recognized again for its high level of performance. The 2021 Outstanding District Leadership Award is given to one district in each of the eight regions across the country. Of the seven districts in the Western region, Arizona and Utah was selected as the Outstanding District Leadership. Congratulations to all the hard-working volunteers committed to helping small business!

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SCORE Northern Arizona earns District of the Year Award 2020

This prestigious award recognizes the efforts of so many dedicated and hardworking volunteers that have devoted so much time into growing our presence in our community, serving our clients and supporting SCORE's mission and vision.

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SCORE Northern Arizona earns Platinum Chapter Excellence Award 2020

Our chapter's excellence is a reflection of our volunteers and the clients we've served. Our volunteers have worked exceptionally hard through a difficult year and persevered to provide valuable mentoring and educational opportunities to clients facing unprecedented challenges.