Are you looking for a good but free business mentor with specific skills or expertise? Try SCORE, a nonprofit organization of volunteers affiliated with the U.S. Small Business Administration.
SCORE Mentors With Specific Skills
The SCORE Association has an extensive database of mentors with these skills and expertise, all over the country.
Business finance and accounting
Business strategy and planning
Government and regulations
Human resources and internal communications
Legal services (we do
Manufacturing and product development
Sales, marketing and public relations
Supply chain management
Technology and IT services
See also how to find mentors with industry expertise.
Mentors Available With This Expertise
After you select an option, you will see an array of available mentors and a brief summary of their expertise, which looks like this.
You can search within this list of mentors by zip code if you wish.
SCORE Mentor Profile Example
Just click the VIEW MENTOR PROFILE link below any mentors summary (shown in the red box) to view more details.
How To Contact The Mentor
Under the mentor’s photo, you can see the communication methods the mentor has chosen – in person, email, or video.
To contact a mentor, click the link in the upper right corner that says either CONTACT [FIRST NAME], if they are available currently, or CONTACT x’s CHAPTER if they are not. You will get a form to fill out describing your needs and contact information.