Get Free Expert Mentoring from SCORE San Diego to Start & Grow Your Small Business.

SCORE San Diego volunteers are experienced entrepreneurs, corporate managers, and executives with a diverse set of industries and specialties who volunteer their experience and knowledge to help small business professionals start, develop, and grow businesses. We also offer low-cost business workshops, and numerous templates and tools.

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Free Remote Mentoring - We are ready to help you start or grow your small business Get Free Business Mentoring Today!

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, SCORE mentors will meet with clients remotely. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video. If you already have a SCORE mentor, ask them if you can use a remote mentoring method for your sessions. If you don’t already have a SCORE mentor, you can request a remote business mentor today.

You can browse mentor profiles to find your ideal expert or fill out the mentoring request form and we will pair you with the right mentor to help your small business thrive.

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Live Online Workshops for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners Attend a Workshop Taught by Local Experts!

SCORE San Diego mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of regularly scheduled educational workshops that provide valuable information and techniques necessary for establishing and managing a successful business.

Due to COVID-19, our workshops will be held online until further notice. Click below to view live online workshops on a variety of small business topics.

Upcoming Workshops


CEO Forums

SCORE San Diego’s CEO Forum program consists of four-hour monthly meetings with 8 to 12 peers, facilitated by two SCORE mentors. These problem-solving and goal-setting sessions... Read more


At Team SCORE, we assemble your team based on your individual business goals. Your team will include a panel of experienced business people, representing different areas of... Read more

Share Your Expertise

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?

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Upcoming Live Online Workshops

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Local Event

Start-Up Series: Getting Ready to Start Your Business 4/27/2021 - CO140

April 27, 2021, 10:00am PDT
SCORE San Diego
Understand what it takes to start a business and the advantages and disadvantages of owning your own business. Read more
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Local Event

How to Define and Build a Robust Product that Matters to your Customers 4/29/21- C0140

April 29, 2021, 10:00am PDT
SCORE San Diego
One of the most critical efforts in starting or managing a business is understanding, defining, describing, and documenting what the product or service will be. Read more
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Local Event

Non-Profit Start-up Roadmap 4/29/2021 - C0140

April 29, 2021, 1:00pm PDT
SCORE San Diego
Find out how to start and organize a non-profit corporation, and the responsibilities for operating it. Read more
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