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    America's SBDCThe Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is part of a statewide network of SBDCs working with business owners and entrepreneurs to facilitate business growth and improvement, and to launch successful new companies. Through no-cost consulting, low-cost entrepreneurial education, and strategic facilitation, SBDC experts serve as resources for small and emerging mid-size companies. The Wisconsin SBDC is hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Extension and is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.  Learn more.

    Business advising


    The SBDC offers one-on-one advising for owners, managers and prospective entrepreneurs. Our advisors will help you understand how to solve specific business problems or capitalize on business opportunities. The SBDC at UW-La Crosse business advising is funded by the Small Business Administration and is free of charge. Learn more.  

    For immediate assistance, call our Business AnswerLine at 1.800.940.SBDC (7232) for a live question-and-answer session with an SBDC expert from Monday through Friday, 8:30 to 4:30 p.m. or request assistance by visiting: http://www.wisconsinsbdc.net/business-answerline .  Learn more.

    Business education outreach programs


    calendarThe SBDC offers business education programs on a variety of basic management, mid-management, executive management and international business topics.

    The SBDC can also create custom development programs for a specific company or department and can offer the training in-house.

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    Business resources


    The SBDC provides access to world-class information resources to meet the needs of both beginning and experienced business owners. The resources range from local to international and serve as references and networking tools for start-up operations and existing small businesses. Refer to the Business resources menu on the left for resources on specific areas or contact us to set up a one-on-one advising appointment. Learn more

    Additional information


    For details about any of the services the SBDC offers, please contact us at 608.785.8782 or send an email to sbdc@uwlax.edu. 

    SBAVisit www.sba.gov The Small Business Development Center is part of the UW-La Crosse College of Business Administration. We are a partner in education with the University of Wisconsin-Extension. Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. The SBDC program does not deny admission or participation in programs or services because of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, maternal or parental status.

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