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The Tip of the Mitt SCORE chapter, located in scenic Northern Michigan, was established in 1988. It serves the northern Lower Peninsula and the eastern Upper Peninsula. There are 25 dedicated volunteers.

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TIP OF THE MITT SCORE SELECTS CIRCLE M MEAT AS CLIENT OF THE YEAR

Tip of the Mitt SCORE has selected Circle M Meat as the 2022 Client of the Year. The Client of the Year is selected by the local SCORE mentors from the clients served in the year... Read more

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Let Your Brand Tell Your Story

Brand expert and marketing strategist Sarah George offers quick advice on storytelling and offers an overview of the tool Story Brand. Read more

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4 Simple Website Updates for Better Google Results

It's summer ... and a good time to check on your website. As marketing expert Marcie Wolf explains "having a website is not a one-and-done process." In this post, Marcie offers... Read more

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Professional Bookkeeping and Quickbooks Certification

Check out this online certification program from North Central Michigan College. Get certified in QuickBooks and earn free access to QuickBooks Online for one year. Read more

SCORE Tip of the Mitt provides free and confidential business advice and counseling tailored to meet the needs of your business and your personal objectives. SCORE Tip of the Mitt also offers workshops, for a modest fee, for both start-up and in-business entrepreneurs.

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Find Your Mentor

Whether you’re just starting out, in business, or ready to sell or retire, you can get FREE, confidential, business advice from expert advisors committed to helping you succeed. Meet face-to-face in one of our mentoring locations or connect with one of our mentors online or by phone.

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Workshops and Events

If you’re looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs or other helpful tools, SCORE 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

Workshops & Events

Browse Resource Library

If you’re looking for free, local business templates, guides, blogs or other helpful tools, SCORE 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.

Browse Resource Library

Share Your Business Knowledge

Every year, SCORE volunteers help thousands of entrepreneurs start small businesses and achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses. Volunteering at SCORE is a way for you to give back to your community, connect with fellow businessowners, and pass on your knowledge and expertise to the next generation of entrepreneurs in your community.

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