From ideation to exit, Alabama’s entrepreneurs and small business owners trust the Alabama SBDC Network for expert advice.
We’re guided by a vision of growing Alabama’s economy by empowering and assisting Alabama’s robust small business community.
Starting a Business in Alabama is easy with the Alabama SBDC. Our business advisors can help you to explore the possibilities, and start you on the best path forward. Our workshops provide the foundation for a sound plan to start your business.
Our seasoned advisors can analyze your business & help you develop strategies for growth: a good business plan, financial analysis, and a marketing plan that’s on target. Short, practical seminars help you strengthen your business skills.
Questions about loans?
Looking for grants?
We can help you identify sources of financing and develop a financing proposal, whether you’re just starting, or ready to grow. We can help with traditional and innovative solutions.
Not sure if you’re ready to export? Already exporting to 40 countries? Looking for global suppliers? Either way, the trade specialists at the Alabama International Trade Center are ready to help. Get started and Go Global!
Identify new government opportunities or get assistance with bid document preparation. Our expert technical assistance will guide you through the challenge of procurement contracting. Sign up for our free Bid-Matching service!