The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) works with businesses of all sizes and at all stages, whether just starting out or expanding a successful enterprise. Its resources include workshops and no cost consulting services which help establish and grow small businesses. No matter what the business, SBDC’s highly-skilled consulting team has experience in every industry and every stage of business. They can provide expert advice in a number of areas, including business plan development, financial analysis, pre-venture planning, marketing, business regulations and licenses, franchising, human resource management, loan assistance and operational planning. SBDC consulting arrangements are strictly confidential and are provided at no charge.