Welcome to Dallas SCORE

We provide free and confidential one-on-one business counseling by phone, video, email, and in-person in North & East Texas and the panhandle. We also conduct workshops for both start-up entrepreneurs and seasoned small business owners.

Connect with Dallas SCORE

COVID-19 Update

Due to the pandemic, SCORE Dallas mentoring sessions are mostly held over video calls. Find your mentor here, contact us today! 

Lifelong Learning Matters

Education is the key to success, that’s why SCORE Dallas offers business owners a wealth of resources, including webinars and one-on-one mentoring, to continue learning as they build their businesses.

Find Your Mentor Today

A group of Mentors

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

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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 the Library

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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 Online Workshops

Live Event
Online

Advanced Business Plan Writing

October 5, 2022, 10:00am CDT

Why a Business Plan is Important...Writing and updating a Business Plan helps you organize your thoughts and assumptions about your business and write them down in an organized...

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Live Event
Online

Get Trucking: A Roadmap for Start-up Transportation Companies

October 6, 2022, 6:00pm CDT

It’s a great time to start a trucking business. So, we’ve designed a webinar specifically for the trucking industry that covers some of the basics before you get on the road to...

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Live Event
Online

eCommerce Series: Start Anytime

October 8, 2022, 1:00pm CDT

eCommerce IS a challenge especially if you are new to the concept. This On-Demand Series will walk you through the process from startup to marketing nationally and guide you along...

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Live Event
In Person

Business Plan 101 Hosted by: McKinney Library

October 10, 2022, 7:00pm CDT
Roy & Helen Hall Memorial Library

Do you have a plan! This basic introduction will get you started. Your business plan is the foundation of your business & it's the tool you’ll use to convince people that...

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Live Event
Online

HR 101: Recruiting & Retaining High Performing Employees

October 13, 2022, 9:00am CDT

Whether you are hiring your first employee or are needing to add to your current staff, we know it is a BIG step!! If you don’t know where to begin to find the right employees,...

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Live Event
In Person

TUES-Team Up for Entrepreneurial Success-LinkedIn for Business

October 25, 2022, 6:30pm CDT
Haggard Public Library

A monthly series that'll feature a different topic of discussion. This is a great opportunity for the local small business owner/entrepreneur to network and interact with one...

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Live Event
Online

Buying or Selling a Business?

November 2, 2022, 9:00am CDT

It may seem like a crazy time to buy or sell a business, but it's happening! Buying/selling a business can be exciting, yet daunting. Finding prospective buyers or the appropriate...

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Live Event
Online

Essential Steps for Starting a Business FREE Hosted by: Dallas Public Library

November 9, 2022, 6:30pm CST

There's a number of factors to keep in mind before starting your own business. We'll introduce you to key business considerations, like the myths & realities of...

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Live Event
In Person

Business Plan 101 (n-Person/Webinar) Hosted by: Plano Library

November 10, 2022, 6:30pm CST
Haggard Public Library

Do you have a plan! This basic introduction will get you started. Your business plan is the foundation of your business & it's the tool you’ll use to convince people that...

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Live Event
Online

Financials for Non Financial Managers- A Veritex Sponsored Event

November 16, 2022, 10:00am CST

The Dallas SCORE chapter is presenting an opportunity for every small business owner to learn what their financial statements really mean to them. This workshop will make you...

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Live Event
Online

Winning Negotiating

November 18, 2022, 10:00am CST

Learn what you need to know to negotiate a lasting and equitable solution to any problem. Effective negotiating requires the understanding of the problem and the needs of the...

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Live Event
Online

How to Start Your Own Consulting Business

November 29, 2022, 9:00am CST

So you want to start your own Consulting business? Our SCORE Certified Instructor can help you with all the details of setting up your business. This highly valuable event will...

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Live Event
In Person

TUES-Team Up for Entrepreneurial Success-Business Plans

November 29, 2022, 6:30pm CST
Haggard Public Library

A monthly series that'll feature a different topic of discussion. This is a great opportunity for the local small business owner/entrepreneur to network and interact with one...

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Live Event
Online

Funding Your Non Profit Organization

December 3, 2022, 10:00am CST

This ONLINE Workshop is where you can learn how to research the various funding options that are available for your non profit organization. In addition, you'll learn about the...

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In Person

Roadmap to Success (In Person/Webinar) Hosted by: Plano Public Library

December 12, 2022, 6:30pm CST
Schimelpfenig Library Public Library

This is a basic webinar for those who are thinking about starting a bricks and mortar or online business and what you should consider before you go We've designed simple to follow...

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Volunteer with SCORE Dallas

Give back to small businesses

Small business owners in our community need your help now more than ever. SCORE is proud to have the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. They help thousands of entrepreneurs start and grow their small businesses every year. Our volunteers give back to their communities and pass on their knowledge to the next generation of entrepreneurs. Do you want to help someone achieve their dream?

Apply Today!

 

SCORE for All

SCORE Empowers All Entrepreneurs

We believe that anyone can start and manage a successful small business. We also know that the road is harder for some than for others. Diverse backgrounds, different voices and unique needs may call for specialized resources and mentoring approaches.

SCORE is listening, recognizes these diverse needs, and provides personalized support in a wholly-inclusive platform called SCORE for All. 

Visit SCORE for All