Connecting small business owners and employees with training, workshops and networking opportunities.
Companies at Iowa State University Research Park can take advantage of free and low-cost counseling and training, workshops and a support network of other small business owners through the Small Business Development Center.
The Small Business Development Center provides mentorship for small businesses looking to build a long-term growth strategy and company sustainability.
Business owners or prospective owners can receive assistance in areas such as:
- Business and strategic planning
- General management
- Sources of capital
- Cost control
- Financial analysis
- International trade
Tenants can attend a weekly "business basics" class, as well as receive one-to-one counseling for free, confidential, customized, professional business advice.
Learn more about opportunities available at the Small Business Development Center's website.