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Miami-Dade chapter’s network of more than 70 business professionals are ready to help you with free mentoring, expert workshops, and carefully crafted executive programs to give your business the fuel it needs to thrive. 

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National Hispanic Heritage Month

From Sept 15 - Oct 15, is a time to celebrate and appreciate Hispanic-owned businesses across the nation. Hispanic-owned small businesses have grown 34% over the last 10 years – and show no signs of slowing down. Even with the growth and accelerating impact, Hispanic business owners face very real challenges.

SCORE is committed to helping all entrepreneurs succeed.

Visit our SCORE For All Hispanic Entrepreneurs Hub →

'Almost impossible': Latinos open businesses faster than any other group but face hurdles

After years working for other firms, Chris Rourk decided to start a business of his own producing wireless jacks. But when the Latino entrepreneur approached banks for a loan, he was turned away. 

“It was almost impossible to get any sort of funding ... no matter what my credit status was,'’ says Rourk.

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Busque un mentor y recursos que le ayuden a iniciar o hacer crecer su negocio

Usted puede reunirse con un asesor en una oficina virtual o por teléfono. Nuestros expertos mentores pueden ayudarle a lograr sus objetivos y superar los desafíos de su empresa, ya sea comenzar un nuevo negocio, hacer crecer el existente o superar una crisis.

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Find Your Mentor Today

Can you benefit from partnering with an experienced mentor?

Our, diverse multi-cultural team of business professionals can help you overcome obstacles, reach new customers and, achieve your goals. We can be your confidant, your advocate and your accountability partner in success. Mentors are available to participate in remote mentoring sessions via phone, email, and video.

Attend a Workshop or Webinar

Are there skills or topics you would like to learn more about?

We offer local live sessions, online workshops and “webinars” on a large variety of timely topics. Hosted by business professionals with specific domain expertise, workshops are designed to give you the knowledge and expertise required to succeed. Register today for our no-or low-cost business training!

Browse Business Resources

Do you need to write a business plan? Need an annual marketing budget template?

If you're looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs, or other helpful tools, our business resources is your destination. Browse our resource library to get the latest in small business strategies and trends. Use the information you find in the library to grow your business knowledge.

Upcoming Events

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NEW TOPIC: How to double your profits in 5 steps without spending more money

October 6, 2022, 6:00pm EDT
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Joe is a self-made entrepreneur. He has founded six companies and sold three of them resulting in multiple seven-figure profits. As a successful entrepreneur, speaker, and quality...

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Start Your Business: Test the Viability

October 18, 2022, 6:00pm EDT
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Start your Business: Test the Viability- English - Davide Proietti Think you have a great business idea, but don't know how to start? In this FREE webinar we will help you...

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Federal Contracting

October 20, 2022, 6:00pm EDT
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FEDERAL CONTRACTING 101 Have you ever wanted to do business with the federal government, but just didn't know where to start? The federal government is the largest buyer of goods...

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Develop a Business Plan

November 3, 2022, 9:30am EDT
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The importance of planning should never be overlooked. For a small business to be successful and profitable, the owners must have a clear understanding of their product or service...

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SPANISH WEBINAR: Herramientas Para Incorporar Su Negocio en la Florida

November 10, 2022, 6:00pm EST
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Con un mínimo costo para comenzar el proceso (a veces menos de $500), muchas personas están considerando iniciar el negocio de sus sueños. Este taller enseñará a los aspirantes...

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Owning and Operating a Franchise

November 17, 2022, 6:00pm EST
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Starting a business? Is franchising right for you? LEARN THE FACTS! · Reality and Myths about Franchising · Trends in Franchising Today · How the Franchise Business Model Works ·...

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SCORE Miami Dade Veterans' Small Business Program

Miami Dade SCORE's Veterans' Small Business Program helps veterans, active-duty personnel, and their families start, develop, and grow businesses in southeastern Florida. Read more

Bizhelp Miami

Bizhelp Miami is here to help you better understand and successfully access the funding resources available to Miami-Dade small businesses, sole proprietors, and independent... Read more

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Chapter Toolbox

The Miami Dade Chapter created this area to provide access to all volunteers who are looking for information and guidance to best service our clients, and to also improve their volunteering experience.

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