Starting or growing a new business can be difficult, but finding an inspiring mentor can make a meaningful difference. Experienced mentors can provide industry-specific knowledge, operations expertise, and moral support to help you navigate the day-to-day challenges of running a business.
Where to find mentors and support
Austin SCORE is a national volunteer network of experienced executives who are willing to share their experience and help both start-ups and established entrepreneurs. SCORE also provides workshops and courses in business education to help small businesses grow and prosper.
Texas State SBDCs provide free marketing, financing, and business-related assistance to local entrepreneurs. Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) are a partnership between the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and universities. There are over 40 across Texas.
Manor Chamber of Commerce supports the business climate throughout Manor by advocating for policies and regulations that affect Manor businesses. The MCC aims to create a positive first contact for businesses, residents, and visitors.