What can SCORE do for your small business?

The Memphis SCORE chapter provides business mentoring services and educational workshops to entrepreneurs and small-business owners located in Shelby County, western Tennessee, DeSoto County in Mississippi and eastern Arkansas. 

Free Mentoring

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. Meet face-to-face in one of our mentoring locations or connect with one of our online mentors.

Find a Mentor

Webinars & Events

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. Get instruction from a local expert and connect with other business owners in the community.

Take a Webinar

Templates & Tools

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 the Library

Upcoming Events

Live Event
Online

How the SBA can help small businesses

November 30, 2021, 10:00am CST

The Small Business Administration has many programs in place to help small businesses. At this webinar, find out how the SBA might have solutions for you.

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Live Event
Online

So You Want to Start a Business

December 2, 2021, 10:00am CST

You’ve got a great idea for a business. This monthly webinar will detail the questions you need to answer and steps you need to take to go from idea to reality.

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Live Event
Online

Website Planning 101: Take your first step to website success

December 8, 2021, 10:00am CST

Ready for a new website? Whether you're building it yourself or you decide to work with a pro, getting organized is the key to your website's success!

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Online

Using YouTube and Google Ads to Create New Customers

December 14, 2021, 11:30am CST

Are you a business owner in search of new customers? Let YouTube and Google Ads make a difference. Attend this webinar and find out best practices for using these platforms.

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Live Event
Online

So You Want to Start a Business

January 4, 2022, 10:00am CST

You’ve got a great idea for a business. This monthly webinar will detail the questions you need to answer and steps you need to take to go from idea to reality.

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Live Event
Online

Simple Steps to Start your Business, Step 1: Basics

January 12, 2022, 10:00am CST

Learn about the realities of entrepreneurship and the components of business ownership, with a special focus on developing the financial components of a business plan.

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Online

Simple Steps to Start Your Business; Step 2, Business Concepts

January 18, 2022, 10:00am CST

Learn to develop feasibility plan, define your business, determine your target market, gather data on customers, competition and marketplace.

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Online

An Easier Way to Prepare Your Business Plan: The Business Model Canvas

January 26, 2022, 10:00am CST

Learn to create a one-page business plan to identify, create, communicate, and deliver the real value of your business. Discover the elements that lead to start-up success.

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Share Your Expertise - Become a SCORE Volunteer

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

Become a Volunteer