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Gold Tone Products Succeeds with SCORE Counseling

The customized workshop series conducted for Gold Tone Products is part of a new initiative launched by Broward SCORE in late 2011.   It is a team counseling concept designed to... Read more

Gold Tone Products
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Lamar Creations Sparkles with Broward SCORE’s Help

With SCORE counseling recommendations in force, Lamar Creations has made great strides in their management techniques and strategies. The Broward SCORE Turnaround Team is ready to... Read more

Lamar Creations
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Broward SCORE volunteer counselors yesterday finished a makeover of an ex-teacher’s tutoring service.

The Miami Herald has a Business Makeover Program where it solicits applications from its readers to have their business examined by professionals for ways to move it forward. The... Read more

Tutoring Service
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From Behind Bars to Owning a Business

SCORE prepares inmates for life after prison. After serving more than four years in prison for DUI Manslaughter, Lance Eissinger has a dream, to open a cafe in Fort Lauderdale by... Read more

From Behind Bars to Owning a Business
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Small Business Makeover: Amping up a social-media company

Amplification Inc., a digital marketing and social-media company in Davie, reached out for a makeover; SCORE provided the experts  Read more

Amplification Inc.
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Three Small Business Makeovers helped Broward businesses get on track

Bee Creative Academy preschool credited its makeover with instilling the confidence to move forward. SCORE volunteers helped Baby Otter reach some of its goals. Makeover helped DF... Read more

Bee Creative Academy | Baby Otter | DF International Group
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Davie pressure-cleaning business gets a makeover

Landis asked the Miami Herald for a Small Business Makeover, and the Miami Herald brought in Broward SCORE. The SCORE tune-up team was led by David Harris, director of marketing,... Read more

Steve Landis
Owner/Founder, People’s Choice Pressure Cleaning
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Sunrise electronics store gets a boost

Kalektronics Inc. in Sunrise receives a Miami Herald Small Business Makeover. Creating a business plan and getting accounting in order are among the first steps. Read more

Kalektronics Inc
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Yoga teacher stretches to build healthy business

Though admittedly not yoga followers (all found Santana’s business card depicting the Crooked Man pose scary), three SCORE counselors enthusiastically immersed themselves in the... Read more

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Captiva Containers

The Broward SCORE Tune Up Team counseled the management team of Captiva Containers during the 1st Quarter of 2016 and helped them create an updated strategic business plan.... Read more

Captiva Containers
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Complete Care IT gets helping hand

Here is the SCORE team’s advice: Write a business plan: Put a plan in writing that encompasses growth goals and where the company wants to go. “Before you start hiring sales... Read more

Eloi, Complete Care IT
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Miami Herald Small Business Makeover: SCORE serves up advice for Tastebuds Catering in Broward County

Here is the SCORE team’s advice: Get a handle on finances: Tastebuds needs to know more than just expenses and income. Label costs by job, to know how much each job is costing,... Read more

Rachel & Larry Gebaide
Tastebuds Catering