Browse through these SCORE mentoring success stories to learn more about the small businesses we've helped. Use the filters below to browse stories by business topic, entrepreneur type, business stage, or industry. Once you've learned how we've helped others, sign up for your mentor today.

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Hart Physical Therapy

Hart worked with SCORE mentor Jim Dallet who encouraged her to start thinking and acting like a business professional in every sense. Read more

Mary Hart
Hart Physical Therapy
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Clear View Optix

Donna Catterson found out about SCORE through an article in AARP magazine about small business owners who got their start after turning 50. Read more

Ron Catterson
Clear View Optix
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MyDPCdoc Family Medicine

SCORE mentor Michael Lewis helped Dr. Crall with his business plan, goals, and marketing approach. Read more

Dr. Eric Crall
MyDPCdoc
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Cadence Insoles

“Sometimes we had questions that we couldn’t get answers for, no matter how many Google searches we did,” Hinds recalls. Read more

John Hinds
Owner, Cadence Insoles
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Zero to Hero Nutrition

McKiernan explains that perception was a big obstacle when she was first starting her practice. Read more

Fiona McKiernan
Owner, Zero to Hero Nutrition
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Coping With Dementia

“Our business is unique,” Selsavage explains. Read more

Deborah Salsavage
President and CEO, Coping With Dementia
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Avalon Biomed

As an engineer working as an entrepreneur, Primus had to determine the best way to market her business — and make sure that business was FDA-compliant — with minimal funding. Read more

Carolyn Primus
2017 Client of the Year, Avalon Biomed
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Fitness2Go

To ensure that his company was properly established, one of the first steps MacNeal took was to contact SCORE. Mentor Dan Krause helped him to determine the proper legal status for Read more

Tom MacNeal
Owner, Fitness2Go
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Home Helpers Home Care South Tulsa

Scott worked with several SCORE mentors to launch her franchise business. Read more

Michele Scott
Owner and administrator, Home Helpers Home Care South Tulsa
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Kennedy Psychotherapy, PLLC

Kennedy initially worked with Celia Bell to develop a mission statement and marketing plan to make his business stand out and attract more clients. Read more

Brian Kennedy, M.S., LPC-S
Owner , Kennedy Psychotherapy, PLLC
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Aquatic Veterinary Services of Northern California

“I needed help designing a business plan to take my ambulatory veterinary practice to an in-house practice and retail store,” Sanders recalls. Read more

Jessie Sanders, DVM
Veterinarian and Owner, Aquatic Veterinary Services of Northern California

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