Have you utilized a Small Business Development Center? SBDC’s provide no cost, extensive, one-on-one, long-term professional business advising, low-cost training and other specialized services.
SBDC assistance is available virtually anywhere. SBDC hosts include:
- 48 University-sponsored SBDC Hosts: 2 2 University Hosts are in Washington, DC (Howard University) , and the U.S. Virgin Islands (the University of the Virgin Islands)8 Community college-sponsored SBDC hosts: Dallas-TX, UT, OR, NM, AZ, San Diego-CA, Los Angeles-CA, and American Samoa
- 8 Community college-sponsored SBDC hosts: Dallas-TX, UT, OR, NM, AZ, San Diego-CA, Los Angeles-CA, and American Samoa
- 7 State-sponsored Lead SBDCs (CO, IL, IN, MN, MT, OH, & WV): Since 1990, Congress has required all new SBDCs be Hosted by institutions of higher education or Women’s Business Centers
To find your local SBDC, go here.