Getting Started

Online Request for Business Counseling

Our counselors — many with MBAs or other advanced degrees and all with extensive experience with the many aspects of running a small business — will help guide you and your business to increased success. Learn what to expect from your business counselor »

We are required by our funding partners to gather certain data on our clients. Clients once had to visit one of our offices and complete a brief form before we could provide our confidential business development services. Today, you don’t have to travel to begin this process.

Simply scroll down and click the “Request Counseling” link next to the city closest to your business to complete our secure online request for business counseling. Within three business days, someone from the office you selected will contact you to discuss your needs. Learn more about your selected SBTDC location by clicking “Visit Website”.

We look forward to helping you make your business better!

Select the city closest to your business location:

Boone / Hickory
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Counties Served: Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Lincoln, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes and Yancey
Chapel Hill / Durham
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Counties Served: Alamance, Chatham, Durham, Lee, Orange and Person
Charlotte
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Counties Served: Anson, Cabarrus, Iredell (southern), Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Rowan, Stanly and Union
Cullowhee / Asheville
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Counties Served: Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain and Transylvania
Elizabeth City
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Counties Served: Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hertford, Hyde, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrell and Washington
Fayetteville / Pembroke
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Counties Served: Bladen, Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, Moore, Richmond, Robeson, Sampson and Scotland
Greensboro
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Counties Served: Caswell, Guilford, Randolph and Rockingham
Greenville
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Counties Served: Craven, Beaufort, Carteret, Edgecombe, Greene, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Pamlico, Pitt, Wayne and Wilson
Raleigh
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Counties Served: Franklin, Granville, Halifax, Johnston, Nash, Northampton, Vance, Wake and Warren
Wilmington
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Counties Served: Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin, Onslow, Pender and New Hanover
Winston-Salem
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Counties Served: Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Iredell (northern), Stokes, Surry and Yadkin