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PRP ( Professional Resource Partners )

Score mentors gave valuable advice in making critical hiring and termination decisions, focusing effectively on cash management, assessing various financing strategies, and... Read more

Stefanie Wichansky
Founder, PRP ( Professional Resource Partners )
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P-nuff Crunch Healthy Snacks

Juan and Peter soon realized the need to add marketing expertise. Fortunately, SCORE Northwest has a mentor with a background in marketing food products, so they brought in Vinita... Read more

Dr. Juan Salinas
Founder, P-nuff Crunch
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P-nuff Crunch Healthy Snacks

Juan and Peter soon realized the need to add marketing expertise. Fortunately, SCORE Northwest has a mentor with a background in marketing food products, so they brought in Vinita... Read more

Dr. Juan Salinas
Owner, P-nuff Crunch
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MYdashboardPLANNER - DeclutterYour Mind & Unleash Your Power

The expression is – “you get what you pay for” and some believe that a free resource can’t be any good. However, a volunteer mentor is there because they want to be. They want to... Read more

Gail Kreitzer
MYdashboardPLANNER
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Ava's Cupcakes Shoppe & Cafe

Michelle Spell
Ava's Cupcakes Shoppe & Cafe
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Canine Country Club of the Lake (Password - love)

Multiple SCORE Mentors provided support. The Mentors developed location criteria, professional resources, business conceptualization. SCORE helped to develop the concept of multi-... Read more

Jodi Brooks
Canine Country Club of the Lake (Password - love)
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Starseed Bakery

“At each stage of building my business, I was referred to members who were experts in their particular field, so I was continually guided in the areas I needed to address at the... Read more

Linda Beg
Starseed Bakery
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Enchanted Thyme Entertainment Finds Success Using SCORE as Resource

While attending an SBA seminar in Manhattan in early 2007, Ariane learned about SCORE and its free small business mentoring services. She began meeting with New York City SCORE... Read more

Ariane Smith
Enchanted Thyme Entertainment
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Creating Cozy Sanctuaries Anywhere

Reach objectives, plan for the future, launch the business. Read more

Julia Petrus
Owner, Cozy with Posey
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From Corporate to Startup

I needed some mentorship in marketing and sales. I did not really know where to start. Gary helped me tremendously by breaking down the process into smaller steps. He helped me... Read more

Anne-Sophie Le Bloas
CEO, Ravacan Inc.
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Mentoring Mentors

Ben Fisco has been a continual reminder of the importance of the "bottom line". He offers ideas and suggestions that are within my ability, keeps me focused and accountable, and... Read more

Tricia Beck
Founder, CEO, Beck Leadership
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Overnight Success; 20 years later

Several ways!! He helped me to understand financial reports and financing. How credit works, how to get it, and what to use it for. He gave me confidence to move forward even when... Read more

Tracee Murphy
CEO/Principal Designer, Trade Mark Interiors, Inc.

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