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Gate Systems Corporation—Opening the Gates to Greater Profits

Don Miller worked with John to develop new ideas for advertising his services and for streamlining the operation of his business. While working with Don, John’s company was able... Read more

John Hennessey
Gate Systems Corporation
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Art & Soul - Turning art therapy into a successful business

Working with SCORE counselor Mitchell Morris, they refined and enhanced their business and marketing plans and developed a strong cash flow statement. They then went to National... Read more

Sally Adler and Melissa Raman Molitor
Art & Soul
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i-NET Sales Partners--An On-Line Success Story

Counselors Mitchell Gold and Carlos Bastidas started by helping Cary write his business plan and to obtain the necessary financing. They then advised him in his negotiations to... Read more

Cary Pfeffer
i-NET Sales Partners
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Fresh Tech Maid Services To Provide True Non-Toxic Green House Cleaning

Earl helped Wells research the problems and potential of the business. Wells conducted an extensive study of businesses providing similar services and attended trade seminars.... Read more

Wells Ye
Fresh Tech Maid Services
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@WorkDesign—A Design for Success

What Marge did for Julia is best summarized in Julia’s own words: “Marge was genuinely committed to my success with the time and thought she gave to every phase of the process.... Read more

Julia Archer
@ Work Design
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Premier Construction Solutions—Constructing a Thriving Business

Brian not only helped Susan in completing her business plan and analyzing her basic business requirements, but gave her the encouragement she needed to go ahead with her ambition—... Read more

Susan Macomber
Premier Construction Solutions
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Martha’s Jerk Chicken & Turkey Legs—A Tasty Way To Success

SCORE counselor Brian Stinton worked with them to establish a sales plan, cost structure and cash flow analysis. He also assisted them in setting up an accounting system through... Read more

Charlene Tracey, Mirriam Murphy, and Donnavan Balfour
Martha’s Jerk Chicken & Turkey Legs
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Chicago School Supply—A Story of Growth

Three SCORE counselors, Gene Migely, Norm Letofsky, and Phil Hartung, worked with Michael to develop hiring, training and compensation plans and to deal with a multitude of... Read more

Michael Ockrim
Chicago School Supply, LLC
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Essential E-Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork

After struggling on her own for nearly a year, in August 2007 Michelle came to SCORE for assistance in growing her business. Her counselor was (and still is) Marge Schneider. With... Read more

Michelle Johnson
Essential E-Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork
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The Dress by Nicole—A Dream Fulfilled

Beginning in January 2008 she was counseled by SCORE counselor Carlos Bastidas, who helped her develop a business plan, assess the financial requirements, identify ways to make... Read more

Nicole Kurz
The Dress by Nicole
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Bella Café—Hopes and Dreams Fulfilled

Beginning in October 2008, Shawne and Andy Schillaci came to SCORE with their plan to acquire a restaurant business. At first, they were counseled by Thomas Redler and Frank Parz... Read more

Shawne and Andy Schillaci
Bella Café
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Shadow Executive Services—In the shadow of success

First, however, Sandra needed assistance of her own in learning how to start a business and, with the help of SCORE counselor Jack Donohue, she was able to develop a business plan... Read more

Sandra Roos
Shadow Executive Services