Get Free Expert Help from SCORE Northern Arizona 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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SCORE GivingTuesday

Want to make a difference in your community?

December 1, 2020, is GivingTuesday!

Donate to our #GivingTuesday campaign and help your local businesses ride out this pandemic with mentorship and support from those with real hard-earned business knowledge and experience!

Learn More & Donate!

Is your company ready for Small Business Saturday this November 28?

You still have time! Small Business Saturday falls on Saturday, November 28 this year, mark your calendars. This is an initiative by American Express that encourages people to “shop small” the day following Black Friday.  Learn tips for optimizing your SEO, improving your advertising, driving website traffic, and getting media coverage. LEARN MORE >

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.

FIND YOUR MENTOR

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.

ATTEND A WORKSHOP

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.

BROWSE RESOURCES

Veteran's Business Resources

Helpful Resources for Veteran Entrepreneurs

Become a Thriving Vetpreneur! Veteran entrepreneurs have an incredible drive to pursue their dreams, but there are also dozens of local, state, and federal programs to help them do it. SCORE has compiled resources that will help veterans start or grow their businesses.

Visit the Resource Center

Resources for Hispanic owned business owners & entrepreneurs

Resources for Hispanic owned business owners & entrepreneurs

With the advice of SCORE mentors and Hispanic business leaders we have collected educational content, and online workshops to give you all the assistance you need to reach your goals. Remember, a helping hand is just a click away.

Visit the Hispanic Hub

Women Business Leaders' Resource Center

Resources for Women Business Leaders

SCORE Northern Arizona helps to empower female entrepreneurs through advocacy, outreach, education, and support. We are determined to help women business owners succeed with these specialized resources.

Visit the Resource Center

Local Upcoming Online Webinars

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Make Better Decisions with Analytics

December 2, 2020, 10:00am MST
Learn best practices and analyze trends about how customers engage with your business online, then turn these insights into well-informed, actionable decisions. Read more
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Local Event

Use YouTube to Grow Your Business

December 3, 2020, 10:00am MST
Learn best practices for creating a YouTube Channel and compelling video content that promotes your products and services and drives engagement with your brand. Read more
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Just a few of our Successes

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SCORE goes wild for EducateWild.com

As Moline began to formulate this venture she initially discussed it with her tax accountant, Roberta Motter, CPA, who suggested she contact SCORE. In stepped Fred Meek, one of... Read more

SCORE Helps Graphic Artist Sketch Out a Plan

Mark Stafford is a graphic artist in the Prescott area who has a passion for commercial artwork and a long history in advertising.  He often finds himself as a leader among... Read more

Patrons SCORE with Farm Provisions

Free business mentoring service helps young couple open restaurant It always begins with a dream and so it was with Ryan and Brittany Peters. Chef Ryan trained at the Scottsdale... Read more

 

Celebrating the Outstanding District of the Year Award 2020

The Arizona and Utah SCORE district are honored and proud to have received this distinction and recognition for our growth and performance. We look forward to continuing our upward trend in serving small business owners and founders in our communities.

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SCORE Northern Arizona Blog

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Chairman Dick Milon's Recovery and Marketing Plan

COVID 19 Recovery Plan by Richard Milon, Chapter President, SCORE No Arizona Chapter - It is important that as business owners we have prepared our business and employees to... Read more

SCORE is tweeting about Jay’s Bird Barn

How Moore learned about SCORE was through the articles in the Prescott Daily Courier. His first mentor was Ed Dragala. Moore had a previous business background and felt he didn’t... Read more

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Moving Your Small Business Forward

I’ve been in business for a few years and now would like to expand what I offer. I’m not sure how best to do this and wonder what SCORE can provide toward this move and how much... Read more

Share Your Expertise

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?

Become a SCORE Volunteer