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.

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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

eCommerce Series: Start Anytime

July 9, 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
Online

220713 Business Plan 101: How to Write a Business Plan FREE Hosted by: Dallas Library C0022

July 13, 2022, 6:30pm CDT
Haggard Library

This is a basic introduction designed to help you get started on writing a Business Plan. We'll introduce some of the essential elements needed to put you on the right path. This...

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Live Event
Online

Women-Owned Small Business Certification Workshop

July 19, 2022, 10:00am CDT
Zoom Webinar

To level the playing field in the federal marketplace for Women Owned and Economically Disadvantage Women Owned Small Business, the federal government has established a 5 percent...

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Live Event
Online

Financials for Non Financial Managers- A Veritex Sponsored Event

July 20, 2022, 10:00am CDT

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

HR 101: Recruiting & Retaining High Performing Employees

July 21, 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-Discussion on Define Your Target Market

July 26, 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
In Person

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

July 28, 2022, 6:30pm CDT
Haggard 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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Live Event
Online

Buying or Selling a Business?

August 3, 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

Advanced Business Plan Writing

August 10, 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

eCommerce Series: Start Anytime

August 13, 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
Online

SBA Certification Matrix & Selling to the Government

August 16, 2022, 10:00am CDT
Zoom Webinar

This event will be presented by an SBA Representative who will define certifications at the corporate, federal, state and local government levels. Plus, you'll learn how to...

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Live Event
Online

Winning Negotiating

August 19, 2022, 10:00am CDT

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

Funding Your Non Profit Organization

August 20, 2022, 10:00am CDT

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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Live Event
Online

Intro to the SBA 8(a) Business Development Program

August 25, 2022, 10:00am CDT
Zoom Webinar

Is your business SBA certified? Government agencies reserve contracts for small businesses that are certified in SBA’s contracting programs.

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Live Event
In Person

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

August 27, 2022, 10:30am CDT
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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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