SCORE is your destination for free business templates, e-guides, checklists, blogs, infographics, videos, tools and other helpful resources to help you start and grow your small business.

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The Nav PPP Loan Calculator

The Nav CARES Act Calculator helps business owners estimate their potential PPP loan amount so they can apply with confidence. Read more

SBA Funding Updates

Bookmark this page to view the latest news on SBA loans, grants, and other funding opportunities. Read more

Grow With Google Digital Readiness Series

SCORE is proud to announce a partnership with Grow with Google and the International Downtown Association (IDA) to launch a four-part free digital readiness series designed to... Read more

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SCORE Mentor Hilary Halstead Scott

Hear what Northern Arizona mentor, Hilary Halstead Scott, has to share about women volunteering with SCORE. Susan shares how SCORE can help women business leaders and how women... Read more

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SCORE Mentor Susan Obijiski

Hear what Northern Arizona mentor, Susan Obijiski, has to share about women volunteering with SCORE. Susan shares how SCORE can help women business leaders and how women can give... Read more

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Preparing for your SCORE Appointment

Preparing for your appointment is optional, but if you do a little beforehand it greatly enhances the effectiveness of your mentoring session and you maximize the mentor’s ability... Read more

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SCORE Mentor Bud Heitman

Hear what Northern Arizona mentor, Bud Heitman, has to share about volunteering with SCORE. Volunteer with SCORE and pass on your expertise to the next generation of small... Read more

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SCORE Mentor Dick Milon

Hear what Northern Arizona mentor, Dick Milon, has to share about volunteering with SCORE. Volunteer with SCORE and pass on your expertise to the next generation of small business... Read more

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Paycheck Protection Program FAQs

The Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, is providing this guidance to address borrower and lender questions concerning... Read more

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Chairman Dick Milon's Recovery and Marketing Plan

May 4, 2020

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 promote a high degree of CONFIDENCE to the customer so they will feel welcome and safe from the virus

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Traveling the Rivers & Oceans to success with SCORE

August 16, 2017,

Just as rivers and oceans ebb and flow, businesses grow, recede and then expand again. And, as we devise and plan dams, control waterways and build aqueducts, businesses require planning, creative thinking and help as they develop.

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SCORE – Mentoring Northern Arizona’s small businesses for 33 years

June 15, 2017

Everyone needs a little advice now and again, a nudge in the right direction, someone to bounce ideas off or provide a helping hand. This is exactly what small businesses have had since 1984 through the mentors who volunteer for Northern Arizona SCORE – and best of all, it’s for free!

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Small Business Crowdfunding Do's and Don'ts

June 15, 2017

Crowdfunding is a collective online effort that can not only expand your professional network but introduce your business to potential customers. The Local has grown, has a steady clientele and is a successful business, with the start-up help from Kickstarter.

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SCORE: English Garden Tea Room, from dream to reality through mentoring

March 6, 2017

“SCORE,” she thought. “What’s that?” She clicked, filled out the request for a mentor and then began the journey to turn their dream into a reality.

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