Washington, DC (PRESS RELEASE – August 5, 2009) – SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” has teamed up with uwemp (you. we. me. empowered)-an online media company and writing community-to provide feature stories and profiles of individual business owners who received mentoring from SCORE along their entrepreneurial journeys.
The alliance with uwemp’s writing community will provide content focusing on business owners’ real-world experiences in starting their enterprises, which includes the setbacks, mistakes made and lessons learned as a critical resource for other current and aspiring entrepreneurs.
The feature stories will be added later this year to both the SCORE and uwemp Web sites, http://www.score.org/ and http://www.uwemp.com/. “We see this as the first of many strategic initiatives with SCORE in an effort to offer educational, inspirational and useful tools and programs for both existing and aspiring entrepreneurs,” says Jordan Wolfe, founder of uwemp.
Wolfe is passionate about his company’s mission. “The alliance with SCORE offers our talented writing community an opportunity to have their work exposed to the millions of unique visitors to SCORE’s Web site. Both organizations share the core mission of offering valuable resources and access to accomplished professionals that enable aspiring entrepreneurs to follow their passions and head down the entrepreneurial path.”
uwemp (you. we. me. empowered) is an online media company and writing community focused on experience-based feature and profile writing through dialogue-based journalismâ„¢. uwemp is a destination where users can directly connect with writers, as well as request information and access to the featured individuals and organizations directly relevant to them. uwemp’s writers focus on uncovering the true learning experiences in people’s lives, which are often the setbacks, mistakes made and lessons learned that have led to meaningful and sustained success.
For more information about uwemp and its writing community, please call Robert Rimm, Director of Academic Affairs, at 248-541-2600 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Since 1964, SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” has helped more than 8.4 million aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners through counseling and business workshops. More than 11,200 volunteer business counselors in 370 chapters serve their communities through entrepreneur education dedicated to the formation, growth and success of small businesses.
For more information about starting or operating a small business, call 1-800/634-0245 for the SCORE chapter nearest you. Visit SCORE on the Web at http://www.score.org/ and www.score.org/women.