Minneapolis SCORE

More than 100 experienced volunteers offer Minneapolis and west suburban small business entrepreneurs, confidential, no-charge business counseling and low-cost workshops. 

Whether you are just starting a business or expanding an established business, SCORE counselors are here to help you succeed.  We can review your business plan, discuss a new idea or tackle a business problem.​ SCORE mentors, comprised of active and retired business men and women, provide free, confidential business counseling.

SCORE Minneapolis mentors and representatives from the local business community conduct a variety of, low-cost educational workshops and webinars. This business training provides valuable information and techniques for establishing and managing a successful business.

A wide variety of SCORE Minneapolis documents, templates, worksheets and tools to assist you in starting or growing your business. The information covers a range of subjects, including creating a business plan, capital sources, government agencies and more.

Upcoming Workshops & Events


Apr. 27, 2015 - May. 18, 2015
Bloomington, MN
These are four fee based sessions to discuss in detail the Introduction to Starting a Business held previously.
May. 2, 2015 Richfield, MN
This is a FREE introductory session on growing your business. It will cover growth opportunities, customized growth plan and strategies for...

May. 5, 2015 - Jun. 2, 2015
Richfield, MN
This is the first of five weekly sessions covering marketing, sales, managing resources, finances and operations for your business roadmap.