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Mermaid Butter

SCORE mentor Pamela Kaur has helped Schol with every aspect of setting up her business, from choosing the right corporate structure to filing the necessary paperwork with the IRS a Read more

Dawn Schol
President, Mermaid Butter
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Bounce About

Through attending workshops and seminars, and meeting with her SCORE mentor, Mirabal was able to navigate employee labor laws and ensure compliance with New Jersey state law. Read more

Danielle Mirabal
Bounce About Laser Tag LLC
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Sisters for Seniors

Since neither of the sisters had owned a formal business before, they know there was a lot they didn’t know about running a successful company. Read more

Stacey Kroll and Stephanie Steffens
Owners, Sisters for Seniors
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RxPharmacist

Khazraee’s brother, who had encouraged her to start a business, pointed her toward SCORE early in her business planning. Read more

Maryam Khazraee
Owner, RxPharmacist
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The Butterfly Lady & Company

SCORE helped Connie with many challenges over the years, including competing with more profitable businesses with larger client bases and changing federal Fish and Wildlife laws an Read more

Connie Hurt
Founder, The Butterfly Lady & Company
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Kinda Kreative

Hauer has attended several SCORE online workshops and notes the “tangible next steps for increasing the professionalism of my business” she has learned from the various presentatio Read more

Kyira Hauer
Owner, Kinda Kreative
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CraniaLogix

Bauer and Dillon were matched with mentor Tim Carnell. Read more

Brooke Bauer and Roxanne Dillon
Owners, CraniaLogix
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Civility Management Solutions

“I wanted to ensure that I had the best foundation for developing success from the very beginning,” Artis says. Read more

Laurie Sayles Artis
Civility Management Solutions
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Smiles to You

While still working full-time as a dental hygienist, Kathie began working with her SCORE mentor, Barbara Drohan-Ballard, to identify all the essential aspects of starting her own b Read more

Kathie Reynolds, RDH
Smiles to You
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Dogtown Cincinnati

Megan Prather
Dogtown Cincinnati