The SBDC aims to deliver high-quality expertise through our experienced team of business advisors who provide quality business consulting for our clients. The SBDC also offers training workshops on topics such as Starting your Business, Business Planning, Marketing, Financing your Business, and more.

Workshops

Are you working on starting a business and need to learn the steps? We have workshops just for you. You can learn what you need to do to take your idea to a plan. You can learn what is the legal process and requirements for getting your business started.

Do you need to learn something new to grow and support your small business? We have workshops just for you too. You can learn about:

  • Digital marketing
  • Alternative lending
  • Technology commercialization
  • Financial reporting
  • Cybersecurity
  • Pitch preparation
  • Social media
  • International trade
  • SBIR/STTR writing
  • Franchising
  • much more…

SBDC Business Advising Services

Marketing

You’ve created a product or service that can provide value to your target market – but how will they learn about your product/service, do you create advertising campaigns to build awareness, or do you already have a consistent organic customer base? Our business advisors can help you understand who your customer is, what lifestyle and value traits these customers exhibit, and how you can leverage your business’s strengths to fulfill customer needs.

LEARN MORE…

Management

Our advisors can help you organize and coordinate your business activities with the use of new technology to streamline business processes and create efficiencies. From reducing your costs to developing processes, our business advisors are here to help!

LEARN MORE…

Lending

Finding the right finance terms mean all the difference to small business owners. We help clients like you get the necessary funding to grow your small business. Our financial business advisors help you explore the financing and lending options available to you, securely package your loan, and introduce you to our network of over 100 funding institutions!

LEARN MORE…

Business Planning

A business plan is essential for any entrepreneurial venture. We work with you to identify what your business objectives are and help you develop a written plan of action that contains the financial, managerial, and operational components behind your business. Begin developing your road map to success!

LEARN MORE…