We're Here for the Life of Your Business

Get your business going and growing with SCORE. Get free mentoring with one of our experienced business mentors and expand your skills with free and low cost workshops and webinars. Write a professional business plan using our templates and resources. 

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Lifelong Learning Matters

Continue to grow your knowledge base on how small businesses become successful with SCORE Grand Strand. SCORE offers a library full of beneficial resources, workshops, and one-on-one mentoring to help you continue to grow.

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

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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.

SCORE Grand Strand partnership announcement

We are proud to announce SCORE Grand Strand's new local partnerships!

SCORE Grand Strand has recently partnered up with the Kelley Center or Economic Development and the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce. Click the button below to read more about this great new partnership.

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Small business owners in our community need your help now more than ever.

We'd love to talk to you about mentoring volunteer opportunities with our SCORE chapter. We 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. 

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- Upcoming Local Workshops and Online Webinars -

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January 18: Business Bookkeeping Basics

January 18, 2022, 1:00pm EST

This educational webinar will explain the bookkeeping process so you can begin keeping track of your finances and move your business forward.

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Record Keeping for Small Business

January 20, 2022, 12:00pm EST

Good record keeping helps you to monitor the progress of your business. Records can show whether your business is improving, which items are selling, or what changes you need to...

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January 20: 10 Key Steps to Grow Your Solo Business

January 20, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Grow your solo business into a profitable brand that will enable you to live the life you want to live.

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Are You Ready to Start a Business

January 25, 2022, 12:00pm EST

Please join us for this FREE Virtual Workshop presented by a certified SCORE mentor. We will cover all the important aspects you need to consider when planning to start a business...

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January 27: Getting the Most Out of a SCORE Mentorship to Help Your Business Soar

January 27, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Insights from SCORE mentor and mentee regarding mentorship, best practices for working with and becoming a mentor, and real-life challenge and success stories.

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February 3: Ask the CPA 2022 - Tax Advice for Your Small Business

February 3, 2022, 1:00pm EST

The hour will be dedicated to answering your tax-related questions and concerns and offer tax advice you can implement throughout the year.

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Marketing for Social Media

February 8, 2022, 12:00pm EST

Social Media is an inevitable part of marketing nowadays. This workshop is focused on the concepts of digital presence, concise messaging for a targeted audience, and the...

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February 10: The 7 Secrets to Mastering Your Sales Pitch

February 10, 2022, 1:00pm EST

Engineer your sales pitch to ensure your value proposition is delivered to your customer every time, shorten sales cycle, and increase sales close rates.

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February 15: Grow Your Business Brand by Becoming a Self-Published Author

February 15, 2022, 1:00pm EST

By becoming a self-published author, you can bring attention to your brand, grow your business success, and be seen as an authority in your industry.

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Financing Your Business

February 17, 2022, 12:00pm EST

What should you say when you meet with a lender. Describe your background, experience and education. Stick to the facts. State how much money you require. Outline what you plan to...

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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. 

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Share Your Expertise

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?

Become a SCORE Volunteer