In 2017 we helped 423 Michigan businesses launch successfully.

Thinking of starting your dream business?

Why work with Michigan SBDC?

We offer the following no-cost services to individuals not yet in business: in-person and online training, business plan consultation, market research and more.

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Our no-cost and low-cost training sessions offer the opportunity to learn more about starting and running your business. Locate training and workshops near you.


Request a meeting to learn more

Our certified small business consultants offer no-cost, one-on-one counseling services for entrepreneurs thinking about starting a business. 

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