Starting a New Business

SCORE provides start-up businesses with free, confidential mentoring and no-cost seminars. 

To begin, there are two options:

SCORE Orlando Offices are now open Monday through Thursday from 10:00am to 4:00pm as well as on Friday’s from 10:00am to 1:00pm for face-to-face mentoring. We are also able to provide you with video and telephone mentoring as needed. Our webinars are a combination of video and in person events and we look forward to having you visit us soon! 

Option 1

Click on the link below and complete a mentoring request.  Please provide as much info as possible.  We will get to back to you over the phone or through email just as soon as we can.

Complete Online Mentoring Request 

OR

  1. Call us at 407-420-4844, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m, except national holidays.
  2. Email us at score@nationalec.org.

Be prepared before your call with your mentor:

  1. To explain your business idea and your business experience
  2. To talk about where you are in developing your business
  3. To discuss what kind of help you need

Your mentor will help you determine your next steps with SCORE, which could be to attend a certain webinar or additional mentoring sessions via phone or video.

Option 2

Attend a Free Seminar for startups:

  • Free Introductory Seminar - This 3 hour course called “You, Your Business Idea, How SCORE Can Help” is designed for people who have limited knowledge about managing or starting a new business and/or are not familiar with SCORE’S services. Offered twice a month.
  • SCORE offers nearly 200 seminars annually - click the below button to browse all the many webinars offered by SCORE Orlando.

View All SCORE Webinars