Consulting

FREE, Confidential One-on-One Consulting

Whether you are an established business or just starting out, whether you are expanding your bike and ski shop or launching your next biotech adventure, the SBDC provides custom-fit resources to help your business soar. At no charge, you can meet with a business consultant who understands your situation and can devise an action plan to help your company progress. Areas of consulting can include but are not limited to: 
  • Business plan development
  • Financial projections and benchmarking
  • Marketing and business model strategy
  • Tactical marketing and operating plans
  • Registration and licensing
  • Start-up and financing preparation
Current and potential business owners may request business consulting services by choosing their location below. Our program administrator will contact you to briefly learn more about your business and needs. She will then schedule an initial meeting with an SBDC consultant, who will assess the most effective ways for the SBDC to help you. There's usually an immediate reason for your request and we want t hear it and help. We also listen to your goals, successes, roadblocks, business stage, and industry challenges to see what other resources we have to help you progress. We may match you up to experienced SBDC consultants, practical workshops, tools and partner resources - whatever is the best fit to help you succeed.

If your business is in the Advanced Industries or is any scalable venture with high market potential, you may qualify to participate in SBDC ADVANCED or in the SBDC’s Colorado Emerging Ventures (CEV) program. These consulting specialists can assist you to identify and analyze new marketing and growth opportunities, build sales and distribution channels, develop sales compensation plans, build commercialization plans for SBIR grants and contracts, for prepare for funding opportunities and prosper in competitive markets. Just tell us about your situation when you sign up.

STARTING YOUR BUSINESS
  • Business planning
  • Demographic and industry data
  • Licensing and registration
 

    
SUSTAINING YOUR BUSINESS
  • Disaster preparedness
  • Strategic planning
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Contracting opportunities
  • Capital formation
GROWING YOUR BUSINESS
  • Financial analysis
  • Marketing and sales
  • Social media and websites
  • Pricing products and services
HELPING YOU PROSPER
  • Expanding locations and products
  • Export opportunities
  • Rebranding and retooling
  • Exit strategies


Request an Initial Appointment

New to the SBDC? To request your first consulting appointment through Colorado SBDC website, please click the button below.

Request Initial Appointment  

Request a Follow-Up Appointment

If you've already met with an SBDC consultant, request a follow-up appointment here:

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