SBDC Services

The Small Business Development Center delivers management assistance and training to small businesses. Additional on-site resources are also available including a library of guides for various types of businesses. 

Management Expertise

The SBDC provides individualized complimentary consulting to entrepreneurs who are ready to grow profits, expand business, gain new market share, or who may need specialized assistance with a new venture. Visit one of several locations available throughout the region and learn how experienced and professional consultants may assist you in expanding your enterprise. Follow-up assistance is available online and/or in-person.

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Training on Topics that Focus on Growth

The SBDC has a comprehensive training program that arms business owners with knowledge and information they apply right away. Sessions are targeted to help entrepreneurs improve operations, explore new opportunities, reduce costs and/or drive up profits and sales. Monthly sessions are also available for start-up entrepreneurs who need to learn the essentials in business planning and market feasibility.  Over 200 seminars are held each year and are offered at convenient times and locations across the region.  

Entrepreneurs have much to gain from these fast-paced events that are facilitated by industry experts. Through partnerships with local sponsors and chambers of commerce, SBDC seminars are offered at a nominal fee with some delivered at no-charge!