Our professional consultants can help guide you through the challenges of small business startup and management operations. Through one-on-one, confidential meetings, you end up with customized solutions that work for you. We can assist with financial management, business planning and startup, management and operations, marketing and sales and more.

Starting your business

If you’re looking to start a business, SBDC consultants provide startup assistance, management planning and help securing initial funding.

Navigating Wisconsin’s New LLC Act

Financing your business

When starting or growing a business, you’ll often need funding. The SBDC is knowledgeable of local and statewide funding opportunities for businesses of all sizes and can also assist in putting together the financial packages needed by funding agencies.

Growing your business

Grow your successful business with SBDC management and operations planning, financial management and intensive business planning.

Marketing your business

Learn how to manage your sales and marketing to create an efficient and streamlined business that draws in YOUR target customer.

Improving your business

Let us help you add a level of sophistication to your business operations. Find out how you can feel in control by working ON your business while working AT your business.

Selling your business

Whether you’re working to be acquired or begin succession planning, SBDC consultants are here to help make your business transition painless and efficient for you.

Exporting your products and services

Our International Trade consultants can help you reach international markets, even when you don’t know where to begin. Their expertise and access to market intelligence and trade data are invaluable for overseas expansion.

Protecting your business

Cybersecurity is important to businesses of all sizes. SBDC’s Small Business, Big Threat offers a confidential risk assessment and cybersecurity resource overview for small business owners and employees who are nontechnical.


As an entrepreneur, you never stop learning! Take advantage of our courses and online learning opportunities to develop invaluable skills for running your business.
Educational Opportunities


Find out about all our and partner resources to help you with any problem at any stage of your journey.
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Ready to get started?

Or not sure what you need? Connect with our trusted experts across the state for no-cost, confidential consulting.