Business Consulting


One-on-One. Confidential. No-cost consulting.

We understand that growing a small business takes a lot of work, and the EDC is here to help by offering one-on-one, confidential business consulting to help entrepreneurs through the process of starting and growing their businesses.

The EDC’s Small Business and Entrepreneurship Initiative (SBEI) is a service-based business incubation program for startup and growing businesses. Through the SBEI program, the EDC can help tailor and identify coaching and programming for each business owner.

Another resource available to business owners is the Indiana Small Business Development Center (ISBDC) is another resource for entrepreneurs. Across Indiana, ISBDC business advisors are available to help you work through your small business issues. Many of the ISBDC business advisors have both academic and personal experience starting and growing small businesses. Every month hundreds of entrepreneurs visit ISBDC offices for small business consulting.

Areas of Consulting

  • Accounting and Record Keeping
  • Business Acquisition
  • Business Liquidation
  • Business Start-up
  • Cash Flow Analysis
  • Financial and Business Analysis
  • Human Resources Management
  • Loan Packaging
  • Market Research
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Marketing Plan Development
  • Networking
  • Operations
  • Sources of Credit and Financing
  • Strategic Planning
  • Technology Transfer


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