Welcome to SCORE Greater Cincinnati

Our chapter provides free business One on One or Team Counseling for existing and new businesses, free to low-cost business workshops, and free local and national business resources. Get connected with SCORE Greater Cincinnati today!

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SCORE Greater Cincinnati Client of the Year 2021

Aclipse Campervans (Winner)

Aclipse Campervans is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. We rent fully equipped campervans for those who are passionate about adventures big and small.

Bailey Family Catering (Runner Up)

Bailey Family Catering serves Cincinnati, OH and the surrounding areas, offering meal catering and delivery services for events and parties.

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Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Entrepreneurs Heritage Month—a month dedicated to celebrating the culture, traditions, and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. 

SCORE is committed to helping AAPI entrepreneurs achieve their business goals. To help aspiring Asian American and Pacific Islander small business owners achieve their goals, SCORE offers FREE mentoring, tools and resources in our hub for AAPI Entrepreneurs.

Visit SCORE for AAPI Entrepreneurs

New SCORE Cincinnati Mentors

Welcome Our Newest Mentors:
Thomas, Bruce, and Kristen!

Thousands of local, small business owners have been assisted by SCORE Greater Cincinnati mentors during the past 50 years. Three local business professionals have joined the organization to help fulfill the increasing need for free business mentoring. 

Click the link below to see how these three new mentors can help you!

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Here's What Four of Our Clients Have to Say

Celebrating Deelicious Pound Cakes |
Dee-licious Pound Cakes 

Stephanie Rousseau Shares her business success and working with SCORE.

Annetta Waters |
Eleven 22 Vegan

Annetta was already a successful salon owner. Then she launched Eleven 22 Vegan.

Celebrating Sure Point Solutions |
Sure Point Solutions

Erica has grown a successful business. Today she uses her SCORE Mentor to bounce of ideas and receive advice.

Get a Shift Staffing |
Get A Shift Staffing

Celebrating Black History Month and our client's success. Katrina Brown

Find Your Mentor Today

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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. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Attend a Workshop or Webinar

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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. Live webinars, on-demand interactive courses, and recorded webinars are also available online.

Browse Business Resources

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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.

Upcoming Events

Live Event
Online

May 31: How to Find Grant Opportunities for Your Small Business

May 31, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar you will learn about the small business grant landscape, the different types of grants, what you should consider and how to apply for funding.

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Small Business Dream to Reality - What it Takes - June

June 9, 2022, 9:00am EDT
CMC Office Suites

New entrepreneurs will gain valuable insights into Small Business Fundamentals! From validating your concept to planning your next steps, this course will take you through the...

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June 9: Your Marketing Roadmap - Get in the Marketing Mindset

June 9, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In part 1 of the "Your Marketing Roadmap" webinar series you will learn the key principles you must know before leveraging your marketing tactics.

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June 14: Google Business Profile - How to Rank High On Google Local Search Results

June 14, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this session you will learn how to manage your Google Business Profile, optimization strategies as well as answers to frequently asked questions.

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June 16: The 5 Stages of Delegation to Energize Your Business Growth

June 16, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar, you will learn how to regain work balance, create freedom and grow your business by delegating your workload and focusing on key tasks.

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Live Event
In Person

Website Design - Small Business Fundamentals

June 21, 2022, 9:30am EDT
CMC Office Suites

Learn today's online marketing techniques and find out how to build a successful website for marketing, your business. Learn how to launch, redesign or refresh an existing brand's...

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June 21: Small Business Budgeting Made Easy

June 21, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar you will learn why an annual budget is necessary for running and maintaining a small business.

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June 23: How to Complete a SWOT Analysis - A Step by Step Demonstration

June 23, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

This webinar will provide a brief overview of a SWOT analysis along with an interactive live demonstration of an actual SWOT analysis with an attendee.

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June 30: The Basics of TikTok Digital Marketing

June 30, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar, you will learn the essentials of TikTok digital marketing such as reputation management, website SEO and paid ads.

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July 7: Your Marketing Roadmap - Stop Selling and Start Educating

July 7, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In part 2 of the "Your Marketing Roadmap" webinar series you will learn the effectiveness of educating customers instead of trying to "sell" to them.

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August 2: Your Marketing Roadmap - Content, Publicity and Personal Branding

August 2, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

Part 3 of the "Your Marketing Roadmap" webinar series will address how to integrate content marketing, publicity and personal branding to grow your business.

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September 6: Your Marketing Roadmap - Ask the Questions You Need Answered

September 6, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In part 4 of the "Your Marketing Roadmap" webinar series the floor is open to you to ask our expert your marketing questions.

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Discover How SCORE Can Assist With Your Small Business Startup

For over 50 years, SCORE has served as America’s premier source of free, confidential business education and mentoring.

Most of our mentors are experienced business owners and managers. They understand your challenges because they’ve faced them too.

Your SCORE mentor can be both your coach and cheerleader to help you start or grow your business.

Find a Mentor