Schedule a free, private counseling session with a SCORE Mentor

 

Sessions typically last 1 hour and repeat visits are encouraged. In fact, we will continue working with you as long as you would like. How long you want to work with us is totally up to you.

SCORE has been mentoring new and existing businesses for over 40 years and has a network of over 11,000 volunteers who donate their time to help entrepreneurs.

As highly successful and experienced business professionals and entrepreneurs, SCORE mentors deliver valuable, timely, and practical advice. Whether you are a start-up or an existing business, our mentors will help you and your business open new markets, reach new customers, and achieve new goals.

These SCORE mentors will help you start and grow your business through free and confidential business advice online and in person. Start now by choosing one of the options below:

Our Mentors

Financial Literacy Funding/Loans Management & Operations Marketing Strategy Development
I want to help those with entrepreneurial spirit achieve their business goals. I have extensive experience in... Read More >
Branding Digital Marketing Marketing Marketing Strategy PR/Media
I would like to volunteer for SCORE to give back to my local community and serve others by sharing my expertise and... Read More >
Management & Operations Business Plan Customer Service Human Resources Strategy Development Marketing Technology
Seasoned sales and marketing professional, with extensive experience in building processes and business plans from the... Read More >
Business Plan
My business is an entrepreneur organization. I help business become a better reflection of themselves. I teach the... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations Strategy Development Technology
I’m excited about the opportunity to help you start and/or grow your business. I started a software business in 1986... Read More >
Legal Government Regulations Human Resources Import & Export Strategy Development
I want to help small and medium-sized businesses learn how to be compliant with regulatory requirements. I will teach... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Human Resources Management & Operations Strategy Development Technology
I am a retired Federal HR executive, business consultant, professor, author, and executive coach with 35+ years of... Read More >
Business Plan Funding/Loans Human Resources Management & Operations Marketing Strategy Development
Start up with new business, both not for profit and for profit. I have experience in retail, healthcare and not for... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Management & Operations Strategy Development Technology
I have a genuine passion for helping others and motivating them to success in every field of human endeavor 15 Years of... Read More >
Government Regulations Management & Operations Strategy Development
To whom much is given, much is expected. I would like to volunteer my skills to help new business owners understand the... Read More >
Marketing
Experienced senior level healthcare executive. Extensive background in sales and marketing, physician and hospital... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Management & Operations Marketing Strategy Development
I created and grew startup businesses as side ventures while I worked for major companies. I also mentored and trained... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Import & Export Marketing Product Development Strategy Development
Would like to use my experience to help companies in need. Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Management & Operations Marketing Strategy Development
I help companies achieve success through sustainable long-term growth. I specialize in assisting companies in growing... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Management & Operations Marketing Product Development Strategy Development Tax Planning
Share real-world experiences and knowledge in developing small business ideas. Provide practical tools and resources... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Management & Operations Business Plan Customer Service Product Development Strategy Development Marketing Technology
Offer alternative solutions to difficult problems, good understanding of basic profit and cash flow issues, sales,... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Marketing Strategy Development
Mentoring * Leadership * Workshop Instructor * Volunteer Development & Training Read More >
Management & Operations Technology
Challenges in the IT world are what excites me but "howmayihelpyou" - is the guiding principle that drives every... Read More >
Business Plan Management & Operations
Industry Expertise Retail Trade Insurance and Healthcare Real Estate, Rental, and Leasing Educational Services Personal... Read More >
Business Plan Management & Operations Marketing Product Development Strategy Development Technology
Taking a business idea and bringing it to life can be a heavy lift for many people. I will guide you through the... Read More >
Accounting & Finance
Licensed and professional interior designer, with 30+ years experience in the design field. Professional member of the... Read More >
Business Plan Product Development Strategy Development
In my career of 30+ years woring in various capacities in marketing and business management, I worked at a Fortune 250... Read More >
Human Resources Management & Operations
Accounting & Finance Human Resources Product Development Technology
U/F MBA concentrated in Finance and Decision Science. Employed by Elder Options since 1991. This NFP is one of Floridas... Read More >
Business Plan Management & Operations Marketing Strategy Development
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations Marketing
After graduating from business school I began my career with a mortgage banking company as an Assistant Vice President... Read More >
Customer Service Human Resources Management & Operations Marketing Strategy Development Technology
I will listen to your business idea's and help you evaluate and identify the strategic / technical plans needed to... Read More >
Government Regulations Management & Operations Business Plan Human Resources
Roy is Chief Executive Officer of Karuka Cultural Consulting, LLC and a military veteran with over 15 years of... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Marketing Management & Operations Product Development Strategy Development Technology
Customer Service Human Resources Management & Operations
I can help you with start up assistance, provide you with a checklist of items to be completed as you set up your new... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Franchising Human Resources Management & Operations Product Development
Are you looking for pro-bono mentoring through SCORE? I have a 30+ career in Operations for small to large businesses,... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Marketing Management & Operations Technology
Having spent half my career as an entrepreneur and the other half as a B2B sales professional, I can help your business... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations
I can help start-up and ongoing foodservice operations, both restaurant and catering. I have worked in foodservice... Read More >
Business Plan Management & Operations Marketing Product Development
I have worked and owned a variety of businessess in the banking, energy, manufacturing, areospace and consumer package... Read More >
Business Plan Management & Operations Product Development Strategy Development
I can help improve business performance in strategy and planning, product development, operations and with efficient... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations
I can help improve Businesses in the areas of Financial Management, Operations and Business Analysis. As a Financial... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations Product Development
I have over 30 years of experience in business from sales, marketing, sales, supply chain/operations, new business... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Government Regulations Management & Operations
I have an aptitude for innovation and creative problem solving. Communicative and personable, an impactful mentor and... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations
Seasoned financial executive with over 40 years experience in the media business. I have worked with both large and... Read More >
Business Plan Marketing
I can help start-ups in management, marketing, R D and finance - I also have retail store experience. My career was in... Read More >
Management & Operations Marketing
I can help you with brand management, consumer packaged goods, market and product development, consumer insights,... Read More >
Business Plan Customer Service Human Resources Marketing Strategy Development
I have worked for approximately 35 years in corporate management positions; most of which in sales and marketing, and... Read More >
Management & Operations Business Plan Human Resources Product Development Marketing
Creatively deploying marketing/sales best practices used by the most successful brands in the world can deliver the... Read More >
Business Plan Marketing
BANK OF AMERICA, Jacksonville, FL. (2002 to 2009) Customer Insights Experience: As Customer Insights Executive,... Read More >
Management & Operations Business Plan Customer Service Human Resources Product Development Strategy Development Marketing Technology
Background - I have held various sales / marketing management positions as well as general management titles at a... Read More >
Business Plan Human Resources Marketing Management & Operations
Management, ownership, recruitment and sales EXPERIENCE: 1/1/2013-Present Adminisolve Payroll/... Read More >
Business Plan Management & Operations Marketing
I am passionate about helping small businesses become successful. I can help you with your start up questions, creating... Read More >
Management & Operations Business Plan Marketing
I can help with marketing, operations and strategic planning in the retail and wholesale travel, franchise, and... Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Human Resources Management & Operations Product Development Technology
I have broad, diverse and current experience in most aspects of starting, running and selling a business. I currently... Read More >
Accounting & Finance
CPA experienced in taxes, accounting, small business start-ups, and non-profits. . Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Management & Operations Strategy Development
I have been a SCORE volunteer and mentor for 15 years. I have over 30 years general management experience in the oil... Read More >
Management & Operations Product Development
Non-Profit Board Development Read More >
Accounting & Finance Business Plan Marketing Management & Operations
Actuary, business development and management expertise, strategic and business planning, direct and agent marketing.... Read More >

Face-to-Face Mentoring

SCORE offers free business counseling on a regular basis at several locations in the Jacksonville metro area. Read more

Email Mentoring

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Business Coaching

If you have an existing business and want advice from an experienced specialist, Business Coaching is available to you. Read more