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Kindred Spirits Success Story

When I first began working with Rolf, I was operating my business in vagueness and generalities. He'd ask me who my customers were and my answer was "I don't know." He asked me "... Read more

June Rose
Owner, Kindred Spirits Books and Gifts
Gutierrez-Hawbaker  -  Founder & Creative Director of Te Lo Juro Collective
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Te Lo Juro (I promise) to Stay Positive, Stay Hopeful, and Dream Big

Edith Gutierrez-Hawbaker
Founder & Creative Director, Te Lo Juro Collective
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Select Sales Creative Marketing Solutions

Joellen Reichenbach
Owner, SelectSales
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Dr. Mehri Ulas Success Story

She heard of SCORE from another healthcare coach and applied for a mentor.  Her idea blossomed as she discussed her idea with Mike Knuff and continued on a regular basis with the... Read more

Mehri Ulas
Wonder Health & Wellnes, LLC
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The Nanny Loft

Dilia Coppedge
Founder, The Nanny Loft
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The Organic Mattress Store, Inc

This January 2016 will mean were going into our 12th year in business selling the finest natural latex mattresses in the country. Since 2004, our motto has always been to find and... Read more

The Organic Mattress Store® Inc
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Hecktown Glass & Window

During the last 24 years, Hecktown Glass & Window has developed a sparkling reputation for the quality of the products we offer as well as our service. Our skilled sales and... Read more

Eugene & David Demings
Owners, Hecktown Glass & Window
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Success Stories Lehigh Valley

Success Stories Lehigh Valley
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Covid-19 made me do it: How I pivoted my business during the pandemic.

I’ve been lucky to have my SCORE mentor for over a year now. She has served as a steady guide by keeping me on track with my business goals.  Read more

Christine Elder
Sole Proprietor, Christine Elder Illustration & Design
Sway-Oh icon with product name
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What To Do With An Idea? Make It A Reality With Help From SCORE!

I am fortunate to have several amazing SCORE mentors. I found Dana Connon on the SCORE website, sent her an email, and then set up an in-person meeting. Dana offered resources,... Read more

Shirley Washington
Inventor/Founder, Sway-Oh, LLC
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Building Business and Legacy

SCORE has helped me by defining the role to take in my business and how to work on my business instead of the day-to-day functions. They even recruited me to be a SCORE volunteer. Read more

Dr. Lisa R. McGuthry
CEO/Boutique Boss, Our Favorite Things Boutique & Event Center
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From new business to Oregon Bride Magazine's Best Wedding Planner and All Around Vendor

Almost every year, we've been able to achieve our financial goals, our number of wedding goals, and our growth goals. Even though this past year has been incredibly rough on the... Read more

Briana Denman
Owner, Planner , The Indigo Bride

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