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Business Mentoring Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis Business Mentors (MBMentors) is a premier source for free and confidential small business mentoring. Our mission is to provide quality advice and assistance to both start-up and established small businesses.

We are a non-profit organization staffed by volunteer business experts whose objectives are to help your firm succeed and prosper. Our volunteers provide customized business mentoring to ensure that your unique business needs are satisfied.

Why choose MBMentors?

Our volunteer mentor and training team is comprised of past and present business owners and executives with a proven history of success - each, coupled with significant business mentoring experience and the desire to support entrepreneurs in Minneapolis and the surrounding areas.

 

Despite the challenging times, MBMentors’ volunteers are prepared to provide innovative solutions for your growth and other business problems.

With over 500 years of combined volunteer experience, we are well-positioned to provide customized business mentoring to our clients in a variety of business related areas with the following potential benefits to your business:

 

Lower business costs

One of the principle reasons businesses fail to grow or even survive is cash management -i.e., unnecessary spending. Our experienced mentors can recommend tailored approaches for reducing your operating costs - something that’s crucial for startup and established businesses alike.

 

Effective marketing

Some of our business mentors are, or have been, successful entrepreneurs. With their  guidance, you’ll learn how to market your business effectively and which methods yield the highest ROI (return on investment).

 

Consistent growth

Many of our expert business mentors have first hand experience successfully growing a business.  When you use our free business mentoring services, these mentors will advise you on how best to grow YOUR business in these challenging times.

How to receive free business mentoring

To receive free business mentoring from one of our volunteers, please use the following link, Schedule Mentoring Now or contact us at info@mbmentors.org.

We are anxious to support YOUR business needs.

Meet our mentoring & training team 
Click on the IMAGE or NAME to see the Mentor's Full Profile
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 Skills Expertise:

  • Business Planning

  • Business Operations

  • Business Start-ups 

  • Technical/Engineering Consulting 

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Art Shore

Mentor

Skill Expertise:

  • Sales Training

  • Pitch Deck Design

  • Business Consulting

  • Presentation Design & Delivery

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Skills Expertise:​

  • Sales

  • Business Consulting

  • Marketing

  • Business Start-ups

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Jerry Rudick

Mentor & Trainer

Skills Expertise:

  • Business Planning

  • Business Finance & Accounting

  • Business Operations

  • Business Startups

Marshall Jones

Mentor & Facilitator

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John Shade

Mentor & Trainer

 Skills Expertise:

  • Business Strategy & Operations

  • IT Operations

  • Software Development

  • Business/Data Analysis

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Mark Ratner

Mentor & Facilitator

Skill Expertise:

  • Banking

  • Finance

  • Financial Projections

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Bryan Sykora

Mentor & Trainer

Skills Expertise:​

  • Sales

  • Business Planning

  • Presentation Development

  • Business Consulting

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 Skills Expertise:

  • Business Planning

  • Business Finance & Accounting

  • Quickbooks Business Ops

  • Buy/Sell Business

  • Marketing and Sales B to B

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Skill Expertise:

  • Sales and Marketing

  • Strategic Planning

  • Imports/Exports

  • Manufacturing

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Ben Marcovitch

Mentor & Trainer

Skills Expertise:​

  • Sales & Marketing

  • Business Planning

  • Strategic Plan Development

  • Prioritization

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Dennis Bingham

Director & Mentor

Skill Expertise:

  • Business startups

  • Business consulting

  • Business planning

  • Buy/Sell business

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Jim Handy

Mentor & Facilitator

Skill Expertise:

  • Start-up

  • Strategic planning

  • Organizational design

  • Consulting practice

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