Hometown Trolley receives national spotlight

Hometown Trolley, a family business from Crandon, received an exclusive invitation to share its success story on the national stage Feb. 6 at the 2017 America’s Small Business Development Centers Client Showcase & Reception. Hometown Trolley has worked extensively with the Small Business Development Center at UW-Green Bay for expansion and capital needs. The company […]

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.

Emotional Intelligence workshop

A one-day Emotional Intelligence workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 8 at the Advance Business & Manufacturing Center (2701 Larsen Road). The cost is $200 which includes material, lunch and refreshments. Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is considered by many leading business scholars to be the biggest organizational competency required to […]

Leading with Humor & Improv workshop

The Small Business Development Center presents the Leading with Humor & Improv workshop with Liysa Callsen. Participants will learn how to incorporate humor into their lives and businesses, use improvisation to positively advance leadership skills and to embrace diversity in order to form stronger teams. The one-day workshop will be held at the Advance Business […]

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 Hiring Wisely seminar

Register now for the SBDC seminar, Hiring Wisely. HR consultant Jana Stadtmueller, hosts the one-day workshop (in the Supervisory Leadership Certificate Program). Learn how to select strong, reliable candidates who are the best qualified for your organization. The event is Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Business and Manufacturing […]

Register now for Supervisory Leadership 101

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at UW-Green Bay is offering an upcoming seminar on leadership. Supervisory Leadership 101 is a program for aspiring or current leaders who seek to develop strong teams, while exploring different leadership styles, the necessary tools for leadership, and more. Led by UW-Green Bay alumnus Ben Fauske, who has 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 […]