Welcome Veterans!

We are proud to partner with Meta Boost to help veterans, current military members and their families start and grow their own small businesses. Get free resources and find your mentor today.

How Can SCORE Help Veteran Entrepreneurs?

SCORE is the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors. Our network of more than 10,000 mentors can meet with you via phone, video, or email to answer your business questions. 

Some of our mentors also served in the military. They understand your challenges because they’ve faced them, too. They can help you translate military skills into business success by navigating available services, funding opportunities, government contracts, and more.

SCORE also provides free business workshops and educational resources.
Here are a few resources for veteran entrepreneurs:

Recorded Webinar

From Veteran to Entrepreneur - Steps to Start and Find Funding

This educational webinar will provide actionable step-by-step guidance on starting a business and filing proper documents to gain funds. Read more

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Recorded Webinar

Are You the Next Veteran Entrepreneur? Vet-to-Vet Advice About Business Ownership

Veteran Entrepreneurs will share expert insights to help Veterans determine their readiness for business ownership and discovering the path forward. Read more

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Blog

From Battle to Business: How the Military Prepared Me for the Corporate World

What if I told you that the organization that has created more business owners than any program in the nation will actually pay you to join? It’s the U.S. military. Read more

Meet Some of Our Veteran Mentors

Business Plans / Startup Assistance
Can help business owners with strategic planning, as well as, business operations. Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
I can help to analyze business opportunities and implement best practices in manufacturing, sales, marketing,... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
I can help you start, run and grow your business. I am an experienced entrepreneur, owning and running two small... Read More >

Business Plans / Startup Assistance
As a volunteer with SCORE and a management consultant, I am ready to assist you and your team develop your ideas to get... Read More >
Business Plans / Startup Assistance
I have been a SCORE Mentor since 2013. I can help you start, run, and grow your business. I can help you evaluate your... Read More >
Accounting & Cash Flow
I can help small businesses with financial and accounting systems, and financial statement understanding. My prior work... Read More >

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Three Tips to Help Become a Successful Entrepreneur

Article Language: English
July 20, 2022,

Business Tips For Entrepreneurs in Austin: Generally defined, an entrepreneur is an individual who is able to come up with all kinds of different services, products, or ideas that can help to solve many problems around the world. Becoming an entrepreneur is a process that can be different for everyone; however, those who are successful in this journey will need to prepare themselves to receive all kinds of criticism and failure along the way, which can be useful in terms of continuously improving themselves and learning.

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Four Great Thanksgiving Small Business Marketing Ideas

Article Language: English
November 16, 2021,

Marketing Consulting Austin - The month of November is one that's always huge for those who own small businesses thanks to holidays such as Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and, of course, Thanksgiving. Since there's so much taking place within this short amount of time, you essentially need to pick and choose which forms of seasonal marketing you will want to tackle, and not surprisingly, Thanksgiving is the most common one that is underused.

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Mutt's Sauce Small Business Journey

Article Language: English

While serving in the US Air Force, Charlie “Mutt” Ferrell, Jr. was known for his homemade, all-purpose sauce. Decades later, his granddaughter Charlynda founded Mutt’s Sauce to... Read more

Recorded Webinar

Empowering the Veteran and Military Small Business Community

Event Language: English
September 15, 2021, 3:20pm EDT

Hear from accomplished veteran and military spouse entrepreneurs and learn how you can tap into SBA’s veteran resources to start, grow, or expand your business. Read more

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8 Resources To Help Veteran Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses

Article Language: English
July 1, 2021,

To help veteran entrepreneurs flourish in business, we asked business professionals and CEOs this question for their best advice.

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