Your Expert Business Advisors

The Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) has helped North Carolina businesses grow and create new jobs since 1984. We provide management counseling and educational services to small and mid-sized businesses. Most of our services are free of charge, and all are confidential. By providing entrepreneurs with the tools they need to build and grow successful businesses, the SBTDC positively impacts NC’s economy. Learn how we can help your business »

Better Businesses

Doug Shipman

“Raising capital has to be the most influential way the SBTDC has helped. Our counselor literally took us through the projections for five years and helped us get the rest of our paperwork in shape. With those in hand we’ve been able to win some local grants…” More »  Vin of Game Theory Group

Grow Your Business

image of a meeting at a tableManaging the growth of your company is challenging to say the least. To assist you through the process, the SBTDC has a wide range of products and services designed to maximize the success of your company.

Learn how to grow a business »

Start Your Business

image of a computer mouseAre you considering starting a business, but aren’t sure where to begin?

Take a look at a few resources to help you start a business »