Take the Next Step for Your Small Business
This program is designed to assist Upper Peninsula entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses in communities impacted by the Empire Mine closure.
Step UP Your Business, brought to you by the Michigan SBDC with funding from the U.S. Small Business Administration, has officially launched. Please get started by clicking the Request Access button below. We will contact you to review your application and set up your personalized online training program.
In addition to no-cost online training, all program participants have access to no-cost one-on-one business consulting through the Michigan SBDC.
Join our next series in-person or online!
The following trainings will be hosted at Ampersand Coworking in Marquette,
and can also be accessed via livestream:
Grow Your Business With Government Contracting | April 18 | 8 AM | Register Here
Starting a Business | April 25 | 5:30 PM | Register Here
Writing a Business Plan | May 2 | 5:30 PM | Register Here
Fundamentals of Small Business Marketing | May 9 | 5:30 PM | Register Here
Understanding Your Financial Position | May 16 | 5:30 PM | Register Here
Cyber Security Awareness for Small Businesses | May 23 | 5:30 PM | Register Here