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SCORE Digital Business Library

Browse the Library to find lots of information sources for:

  • Cape Cod & the Islands
  • Massachusetts + U.S. Government
  • Lots of Valuable Business Resources from A to Z, including
  • Planning Templates for Business Plans, Financial Statements, Management, Marketing and Sales
  • Financing, Taxes, Legal, Insurance and lots more

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Cape Cod & the Islands SCORE

Need fresh ideas to boost your business? Consult SCORE’s experienced business mentors for advice on every aspect of business planning, start-up, management and growth. It’s free and confidential. Meet our Mentors to learn about their expertise. Also check out SCORE’s Workshops: Local, Webinars and On-line, and Business Resource Library
Make smart decisions. Contact CapeCod.SCORE.org

What is Cape Cod and the Islands SCORE?

SCORE has more than 11,000 volunteers working out of 320 offices throughout the U.S., all dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small businesses to start, grow and succeed.  There are more than 50 members of Cape Cod & the Islands SCORE, all cerified business professionals offering:

   ► Free, Confidential Business Advice for:
       ♦  Entrepreneurs planning to start a new business
​       ♦  Small Business Owners wanting to grow their enterprises
       ♦  Non-profits seeking assistance with their strategic planning

   ► Face-to-Face Mentoring, also remote Mentoring via email, phone or video
        Request Mentoring    Meet our Mentors    Testimonials

   ► Workshops
       ♦  Series of six week “Successful Small Business Management” training workshops to learn the skills of growing and managing a small business – see Schedules & Details
       ♦  Short Course Workshops
       ♦  On-line Workshops of every description – see Take a Workshop

   ► Valuable Templates, Tools and Resources to help you succeed.

As a resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), SCORE’s mission is to grow small businesses one business at a time.  Since 1964, SCORE has assisted more than 9 million aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners through mentoring and business workshops.

Why can Cape Cod and the Islands SCORE Mentors assist your business?

CC&I SCORE has a team of over 50 retired and active executives who have been involved in a wide range of successful business enterprises, serving as business owners, CEO’s, managers, CPA’s and business consultants. We have been where you are now. We have worked for ourselves and others. Now, we are here to help you to do the same. We take no salary or any other form of compensation to help our clients. Our satisfaction comes from helping you succeed.  To learn about our expertise. read Meet our Mentors.

How do Cape Cod and the Islands SCORE Mentors work with your business?

Make an appointment for Business Counseling and you get:

Free Mentoring for as long as your business requires.
The Expertise of Two Mentors – “Two Heads are better than One.”  to give you objective feed-back and guidance for your business.
Face-to-Face Mentoring Sessions – organized for SCORE Mentors to learn about your business, your goals and your plans.  The first session works best when you prepare an agenda and questions of what you want to discuss.  Be sure to bring with you product samples, brochures, financial statements and any other information to enable SCORE Mentors to understand what you want to accomplish.
Based on your needs, Mentors will guide you with the next steps to develop your business.  You will gain confidence in your business decisions with each successive mentoring session.
You have the opportunity to create a Long-Term Mentoring Relationship with your SCORE Mentors to continuously develop and grow your business.
All information is held in strict confidence according to SCORE Code of Ethics.

Where and How to Schedule Mentoring?

For Cape Cod, the Islands and Southeastern Massachusetts, mentoring is conducted, by appointment, at our Hyannis office Monday through Thursday, from 9am to 1pm, also once per month Tues 4:30pm & 5:30pm.  To schedule counseling for your business, please go to Request Mentoring or call 508-775-4884 for an appointment.
Contact Cape Cod SCORE     Directions to our office
If you are in business and are not able to come to Hyannis, special arrangements can be made to send a Mentors to your business.

On Martha’s Vineyard, where there are six mentors ready to assist you.  Mentoring is conducted on a one-on-one basis.  For Business Assistance, please go to Request Mentoring or call 508-775-4884 for an appointment.

For Nantucket, mentoring is now available.  For Business Assistance, please go to Request Mentoring or call 508-775-4884 for an appointment.

Other locations
   CDP in Eastham once per month
   Falmouth & Orleans by special appointment