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Monica's Gourmet Cookies

Mitidieri sought a SCORE mentor to help her tackle self-doubt and get to the next level in growing her business. Read more

Monica Mitidieri
Owner, Monica's Gourmet Cookies
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Noble Restaurant

Noble Restaurant owner Andrew Lamppa met with his SCORE mentor every few weeks. Read more

Andrew Lamppa
Owner, Noble Restaurant
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Your Health Source

SCORE mentor Stan Booth helped Brown improve search-engine optimization on her website so new customers could find Your Health Source online more easily. Read more

Monica Brown
Owner, Your Health Source
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The Hartz Group

Before starting up his business, Hartz met with SCORE mentor Bill Roberts and several other members of the Greater Aiken, South Carolina SCORE chapter. Read more

Charles Hartz
Owner, The Hartz Group
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Yeast - Everything Homebrew

Kinslow had experience with business development, planning and proposal writing in his previous career, so he knew the value of a solid business plan. Read more

Peter Kinslow
Owner, Yeast - Everything Homebrew
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Belgian Waffle Crafters

Since Kerckhof was launching his business after fewer than two years in the United States, he had a lot to learn, from how to run his truck to simply where to park it. Read more

Francois Kerckhof
Owner, Belgian Waffle Crafters
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Oceana Coffee

Scott and Amy attended workshops on online sales and marketing that provided new ideas and a new approach to some common challenges for growing businesses. Read more

Scott Angelo and Amy Angelo
Owners, Oceana Coffee
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The Australian Walkabout Inn Bed & Breakfast

“After the first quarter of 2015, I noticed that my business had started to decline a bit,” Griffin recalls. Read more

Lynne Griffin
Owner, The Australian Walkabout Inn Bed & Breakfast
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Homestead Beer Co.

"Without SCORE I don’t know that we would have been able to open. Read more

Adam Rhodes and Kevin Atkinson
Co-Owners, Homestead Beer Co.
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Paella Grill

Elu attended SCORE workshops on business planning, QuickBooks, and crowdfunding. His mentors have assisted in elements of marketing, finance and accounting. Read more

Luis Elu
Paella Grill
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Peace Love and Little Donuts of Canal Fulton

When the Buell’s business partnership was coming to a close, they turned to SCORE for a advice on conflict resolution. Read more

DJ and Franny Buell
Peace Love and Little Donuts of Canal Fulton

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