Business Enterprise Center

Small Business Development Center

Services Supporting Small Businesses in our Region

Wright State University-Lake Campus has partnered with the Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Rhodes State College(RSC) and will be offering small business advising on the Lake Campus. For over 30 years, the Ohio Small Business Development Center at RSC has accelerated business growth, helped create jobs, and provided consulting to existing and new start-up businesses.

The Certified Business Advisors® that staff the SBDC offer integrated services to meet the needs of experienced small business owners as well as individual entrepreneurs. The SBDC works with entrepreneurs in all industries, and at all stages of business development, that have fewer than 500 employees.

Our core services provided include:

  • Free, one-on-one business advising
  • Workshops and training programs
  • Strategic business planning
  • Market feasibility and research
  • Marketing strategy development
  • Cash flow analysis
  • Financial projections development
  • Capital source Identification
  • Loan packaging guidance
  • Government contracting
  • Franchising
  • Home-based businesses
  • Veteran’s business issues
  • Woman’s business issues

Upcoming Workshop

Small Business Information Series

March 5 - April 16, 2024

Tuesday's 5 - 7 pm

Week 1 - So.....You Want to be an Entrepreneur

Week 2 - Launch and Grow Your Business Right Feasibility Study

Week 3 - Marketing and Social Media

Week 4 - Financial Accounting 101

Week 5 - Profitability Analysis

Week 6 - Acquiring Capital and Risk Management

Information Series Flier

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