Welcome to SCORE NC Piedmont Triad

SCORE NC Piedmont Triad proudly serves the 12 county Triad area of North Carolina including Burlington, Greensboro, High Point, and Winston-Salem.  We are a team of volunteers with a variety of expertise to help entrepreneurs start a new business or grow an existing one. We are part of a national network of small business mentors providing free resources and education that foster thriving communities.

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Find Your Mentor Today

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. Meet face-to-face in one of our mentoring locations or connect with one of our online mentors.

Find a Mentor

Workshops & Webinars

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. Get instruction from a local expert and connect with other business owners in the community.

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Free Business Resources

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.

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Upcoming SCORE Workshops

Live Event
Online

Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps - Dec 8

December 8, 2022, 6:00pm EST
Zoom Webinar

Get Your Local Business on Google Search and Maps. SCORE Charlotte, the Southwest Region of the Small Business Center and the Union County Public Library have partnered with the... Read more

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Live Event
Online

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business #1 - Jan 10, 2023

January 10, 2023, 12:45pm EST

Is Starting a Business Right for You? Start-up Basics: This is a FREE introductory workshop. Read more

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Live Event
Online

Business Model Canvas

January 10, 2023, 6:00pm EST
Virtual Webinar

Business Model Canvas Explained Use this tool to quickly and easily define and communicate a business idea. Read more

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SCORE NC Piedmont Triad On-Demand Webinars

Video

How To Start a Successful Business

This workshop is great for anyone thinking about starting their own business. We will cover the important aspects you need to consider when planning to start a business and guide... Read more

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The Importance of Having a Business Plan

In this webinar, you will learn why having a business plan is so important and the steps needed to develop an effective, professional business plan that can help you successfully... Read more

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How to Finance Your Small Business

This webinar will help you understand the small business funding landscape, things to consider, where to find funding, and more. Read more

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Video

Ok, So You Want To Be an Entrepreneur?

Being successful in starting your own business takes more than just a great idea. If you are thinking about going down the entrepreneurial road, consider whether you have what it... Read more

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How to Know If You Have a Marketable Product or Service

Watch a panel discussion involving a number of business professionals from the NC Piedmont Triad area sharing their experiences around the topic of how to know if you have a... Read more

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Learn more about SCORE NC Piedmont Triad Chapter

Our mission, as a chapter, is to facilitate the growth and success of entrepreneurial startups and existing small businesses in the Piedmont Triad Market through free Mentoring.  Whether it’s crafting an effective business plan, finding capital funding, building your brand using effective marketing tools or growing your existing business, SCORE is here for you!  Watch our video to learn more!

Blog

How to Successfully Start a Business with the SCORE Startup Roadmap

The SCORE Startup Roadmap, sponsored by FedEx, is the perfect tool to start the journey to your new business. Read more

Template

Business Planning & Financial Statements Template Gallery

Download SCORE’s templates to help you plan for a new business startup or grow your existing business. Read more

Grow With Google Digital Readiness Series

SCORE has launched a free series designed to help small businesses owners develop the skills they need to succeed online and grow their companies. Read more

SCORE for Women Entrepreneurs

SCORE is determined to help women business owners succeed with these specialized resources. Read more

Blog

9 Resources To Help Black Owned Small Businesses

There are several resources that can help the continued growth and success of Black-owned small businesses for years to come. Here are just a few! Read more

Become a Volunteer & Help Dreams Come True

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow business owners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

Become a Volunteer