Items Tagged with 'Michigan Small Business Development Center'
Survey says small businesses statewide feel mostly hopeful; analysts say optimism in West Michigan rises despite talent crunch.
A new survey shows that despite continued pressure on retail and a talent crunch across industries, Michigan small business owners are seeing mostly sunny skies this summer. Read More
It’s free to small businesses here that turn to the SBDC for help.
The Michigan Small Business Development Center at Grand Valley State University and Western Michigan University have jointly developed an online supply chain assessment tool free for small businesses. Read More
There wasn’t as much encouragement a few years ago for people trying to start a business.
The staffs at the Michigan Small Business Development Center and at Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women, another key supporter of small business start-ups in the region, use the same word — “energy” — in describing the environment today surrounding entrepreneurs eager to take the plunge. Read More