Small Business Development Center

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides a full range of business consulting services for existing and new small businesses. Services are provided in one-on-one counseling sessions and group seminars. A sample of our services is provided below - if you have a need that is not listed, feel free to contact our office for additional assistance.

Business Essentials

Business Plan Development
Provide assistance and guidance to help new and growing businesses develop and write business plans that get results.

Market Research and Training
Research market potential and train entrepreneurs to do this research to enhance competitive advantage.

Marketing Review
Review marketing plans developed by entrepreneurs and provide suggestions.

Recordkeeping Assistance
Provide advice and guidance regarding recordkeeping standards for all aspects of business.

Resource Referrals
Help finding myriad resources for your business, from Web development to regulation compliance to building a management team.

Financial Assistance

Cash Flow Training
Train entrepreneurs to manage cash flow in their businesses.

Finding Finance Sources
Provide advice and referrals to the right loan or loan fund for your business.

Loan Application Assistance
Assist in completing loan applications for a variety of financing sources from banks to revolving loan funds.

Financial Projections
Develop financial projections (pro formas) for new and existing businesses

For more information visit the SBDC website at: sbdc.voinovichschool.ohio.edu
Or contact us at: sbdc@ohio.edu, 740-593-1797