Who and what is the North San Diego SBDC?
The North San Diego SBDC (Small Business Development Center) is a resource for small businesses funded in part by the SBA (Small Business Administration) and hosted by MiraCosta College. Other funding sources include SANDAG, State of California DGS (Department of General Services), SDG&E, and other community partners.
The North San Diego SBDC (Small Business Development Center) helps start, grow, and / or save YOUR small business.
The North San Diego SBDC (Small Business Development Center) provides no cost and low cost training, small business events, and professional consulting services in the areas of start-up, business planning, funding, marketing, accounting, government contracting, technology commercialization, SBIR/STTR, human resources, QuickBooks, and much more!
How much does it cost to attend trainings or receive counseling services at the North San Diego SBDC?
$0 – Our counseling services are paid for on your behalf of our funding sources.
Most of our trainings are also no cost.
What areas can you help a small business with?
SBIR / STTR
SEO / Online Marketing
Growth / Strategic Planning
Social Media Marketing
Financial Planning / Analysis
What’s the difference between the trainings and counseling?
Our trainings are designed to give you a foundation in that particular topic and provide you with general information to help get you started.
Our one-on-one advising is focused on your particular needs, goals, and expectations. Our advisors will help you step-by-step put a plan of action together to help you achieve those goals based on your particular business, situation, and individual needs.
How do I schedule an appointment to meet with a small business specialist?
In person, at the front desk