SBDC offers entrepreneurial training grant for veterans

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay is offering financial incentives of up to $500 for military veterans. A $500 stipend opportunity is now available for up to 36 veterans and their spouses/children taking Entrepreneurial Training Program (EPT) classes in 2017 with the SBDC. The $500 stipend is in addition to the $750 […]

SBDC offers one-on-one counseling

The UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will offer free one-on-one business counseling sessions 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21 2017 for new and existing Calumet County businesses and entrepreneurs. The meetings are held monthly at the Calumet County Courthouse, 206 Court St. An appointment is required for the individual sessions and […]

SBDC collaboration aids $30 million growth in development in Sheboygan county

In 2014, as a part of a strategic alignment with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay, the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation (SCEDC) launched entrepreneurial business development services to help get new businesses started, as well as existing businesses expanded. To date, the SBDC has been a part of dozens of new […]

SBDC presents Leading Without Authority workshop

Register now for the upcoming SBDC Business Solutions workshop, “Leading Without Authority.” The seminar will aid attendees in developing a clear understanding of their own influencing style along with a framework to select the most appropriate strategy for each circumstance, the ability to diagnose others’ styles, and more. See more.

UWGB’s SBDC had a hand in bringing Redwing Shoes to Sheboygan

Minnesota-based Red Wing Shoes, which sells working, hunting and hiking footwear, plans to open a store in Sheboygan on the city’s south side. Real estate site alternatives, business plan development, and financial strategy development were facilitated through the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW‑Green Bay and Sheboygan County Economic Development Corp. Read more.

Register for the SBDC’s financial management seminar

Greg Gauthier, formerly a small-business owner and now a 25+ year senior manager, will be conducting a seminar on July 19, which will provide non-financial managers with the basic financial skills every businessperson should know. This is a one-day workshop, and topics of discussion will include the three major financial statements, sources and uses of […]

Upcoming SBDC training: ‘Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers’

Upcoming Training by the SBDC: “Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers ” is offered through the UW-Green Bay’s Business Solutions’ 2015-2016 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program, and is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19. Classes are at the Advance Business and Manufacturing Center,  2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. For more information visit our […]

SBDC supports Sheboygan manufacturer

The SBDC at UW-Green Bay assisted a nearly 90-year-old box manufacturer in Sheboygan with an expansion following the firm’s recently developed, cost-saving green innovation. Read the press release from the Sheboygan County Economic Development Corporation and the Sheboygan Press article .

SBDC assists The Sign Shop of Sheboygan

The SBDC recently assisted with the succession of The Sign Shop of Sheboygan. New owner Sam Clark, the VP of Sales and Marketing for The Sign Shop over the past two years, has seen sales steadily grow since joining the company. Clark purchased the company and a new facility to relocate the business, expand it, […]