Wherever you are in your entrepreneurial journey, the Michigan SBDC can help.

What chapter is your story on?

The Michigan Small Business Development Center offers expert assistance at no cost to entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a business.

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I want to start a business

Partner with our certified small business consultants to learn everything you need to know about operating a business in Michigan.  Learn more

I have started a business

From business education workshops to marketing, HR, and operations counseling, access the expert tools you need to succeed.  Learn More

I want to grow my business

Looking to expand or transition your business? Our expert consultants can help you strategize for future growth.  Learn more

I have an advanced tech business

Is your company developing advanced technology?  We’ll help you develop and execute a successful commercialization strategy.  Learn More



Our no-cost and low-cost training sessions offer the opportunity to learn more about running and growing your business.

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Through personalized, one-on-one business counseling, we help small business owners with planning and growth strategies.

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Learn more about the services we offer for businesses like yours. 

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Take our online cyber security assessment.

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