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!

SCORE Mentors are available for both in-person as well as remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video. 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.

SCORE San Diego has resumed live in-person workshops taught by seasoned experts in their field, with interactice Q&A. Masks are required for anyone not vaccinated. 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

SCORE Advisory Board

We assemble your Advisory Board based on your business goals, both long and short term. Your team will include a panel of experienced business people, representing different areas... 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?

Become a SCORE Volunteer

Comparta su experiencia

SCORE se enorgullece de tener la red más grande del país de mentores de negocios expertos y voluntarios. Ellos ayudan a miles de emprendedores a iniciar y hacer crecer sus pequeñas empresas cada año. Nuestros voluntarios retribuyen a sus comunidades y transmiten sus conocimientos a la próxima generación de emprendedores.

¿Quieres ayudar a alguien a lograr su sueño?

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Upcoming Live Online Workshops

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Live Event
In Person

Getting Started with Quickbooks® Online

December 9, 2022, 9:00am PST
SCORE San Diego - IN PERSON or on ZOOM
Getting Started with Quickbooks® OnlineLearn how to get your business accounting system up and running with Intuit’s Quickbooks™ Online.We’ll begin by covering some key accounting... Read more
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Live Event
In Person

Getting Ready to Start Your Business

January 5, 2023, 9:00am PST
READY? SET. GO! Starting a business of your own is exciting but we bet you have lots of questions. If you are thinking of starting a business, or have just started one, this... Read more
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Live Event
In Person

Guide to Leasing Commercial Real Estate

January 6, 2023, 9:00am PST
This course will provide a brief outline on what steps one should take in leasing space for their business, from site selection to lease types.This workshop will be held IN-PERSON... Read more
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