What is it you ask?
Small Business Development Centers.
Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) provide business-related assistance and knowledge to help entrepreneurs start, run, and grow their business. SBDCs are created through a partnership between the U.S. Small Business Administration and local universities and are available in all states and U.S. territories.
SBDCs are hosted by leading universities, colleges, state economic development agencies and private partners, and funded in part by the United States Congress through a partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.
What Do They Do?
Provide FREE confidential one-on-one business counseling and guidance by experienced Business Analysts with real-life ownership and management experience.
The best part is, they are all over the US.
Below are some links to help you find the closest Small Business Development Center near you: