What can I expect from SBDC business consultant?

Our professional business consultants will help guide the business owners through the many challenges of small business operations in order to meet their goals.

All meetings are confidential, conducted on a one-on-one basis and customized to meet the needs of each client.
You can expect to get assistance with:

  • Financial Management
  • Business Planning
  • Operations
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management Strategy
  • Marketing

SBDC services are funded by the SBA and are free of charge. Click for REQUEST for CONSULTING

Who provides the consulting?

Our business advisors are paid professionals with extensive, practical experience in areas such as marketing, finance & accounting, operations and business planning. Most have been business owners themselves and have relevant academic credentials.

How do I qualify?

Consulting services are targeted toward existing businesses, but startup assistance will be considered on a case-by-case basis if SBDC resources are available. If you are considering starting a new business we recommend that you apply for the Entrepreneurial Training Program. This program includes individual consulting sessions.

Am I eligible?

A strong candidate for consulting is motivated to make improvements to their business model, have plans for growth, a desire to seek new markets and overall be willing to work diligently on the business.

How do I apply for Consulting?