About Us

SCORE is a nationwide volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to giving good, free, confidential advice to small business people. SCORE is affiliated with the United States Small Business Administration, an agency of the federal government.

The SCORE Northeast Massachusetts Chapter serves Essex, Northern Middlesex, and parts of Northern Suffolk counties. We offer free and confidential counseling and mentoring to those who wish to start or build existing businesses in the Northeast section of Massachusetts.  You can ask a single question or team with our counselors for long-term solutions. 

We offer a unique form of team counseling to provide our clients with a broad range of expertise and experience. Each counseling session follows a proven methodology which make clients feel at ease, determines relevant problems, opportunities or questions and then leverages many years of successful business experience to craft a plan of action.

For the Aspiring Entrepreneur

SCORE provides a full range of services for developing new business ideas from concept into focused business plans ready for funding and implementation.

  • Concept testing
  • Business Plan
  • Financial Modeling
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Presentations
  • Funding Methods

For Existing Business Owners

SCORE can help existing business owners with free business counseling.

Like your physician does for you personally, SCORE counselors can provide you with a health check of your business.

We can help you handle a specific problem or just act like a board of advisors on the next steps in growing your business.

  • Top to Bottom Business Review
  • Sales and Marketing Planning
  • New customer development
  • Problem Solving
  • Organizational Development
  • Inventory Management
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales
  • Training

 Learn More

Please view this pdfPresentation for more details about SCORE  Northeast Massachusetts.

SCORE does not provide business loans or any other forms of financing.

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