The mission of the Clarion University SBDC
is to promote economic growth in western Pennsylvania by providing entrepreneurs with the education, information, and tools necessary to build successful businesses.
The program, called "Small Business Management - Foundations," consists of three parts: marketing, financial and operations, SBDC
When David Boynton and Josh Henry were seeking capital to open 7th Settlement Brewery in downtown Dover, SBDC
advisor Warren Daniel helped organize "a mosaic of funding" for the effort, as Boynton described it.
Lincoln Savings Bank (LSB) has said that it has been named as a winner of the 2017 Iowa SBDC
Collectively, the Kansas SBDC
team feels these 17 small businesses are excellent examples of small business adaptation and success in challenging times," said Greg Panichello, Kansas SBDC
Filling the Pipeline: Get Creative - Dorothy Wolden, Business Analyst, Maricopa SBDC
The philosophy behind these centers is akin to the idea of teaching a man to fish so he can feed himself for life: SBDCs
offer free and low-cost training, advice and counseling so business owners can confidently solve future problems and rise to opportunities.
The Iowa SBDC
is hosted by Iowa State University's College of Business and can be found online at www.
Another arrangement that has benefited members is when the SBDC
sends its counselors to Affinity FCU's branches, Harnden said.
provides mentorship, coaching and training programmes for the clients of the bank, as well as assists with project implementation.
I also share my favorite business tips at the orientation and explain how the SBDC
works with businesses.
The purpose of this paper is to show how entrepreneurship courses and the SBDC
can work together to provide experiential learning opportunities for students and clients.