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FSBDC client of the Month

“Starting my own business has been both the scariest and most exciting thing I have ever done.  Tracy Nazzaro and the SBDC provided priceless support and training from the very beginning when all I had was an idea for my practice to when we were able to open our door to the public.  Anyone looking […]

Tropical Storm Debby Disaster Loan Information

Tropical Storm Debby has affected many small businesses in over half of Florida’s counties, and the Florida Small Business Development Center Network, through its Business Continuity and Risk Management (BCRM) Program, stands ready to help accelerate the recovery process. From disaster loan applications, management and technical assistance, and other post-disaster challenges, FSBDC certified business continuity […]

Eight Florida SBDC Clients to Receive SBA Awards

Eight Florida SBDC Network Clients and Nominees are2011 U.S. SBA Small Business Week Award Recipients Pensacola, FL: The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) annually celebrates the vitality of business leaders and champions for their dedication, achievements and contributions to the economic prosperity of our nation. The Florida Small Business Development Center Network (FSBDCN) is pleased […]

Florida Small Business Development Center Network Receives National Accreditation

Accreditation is critical for the SBDC to secure continued funding from the U.S. Small Business Administration (U.S. SBA), and is also essential for the national SBDC program to be recognized as a high quality economic development organization. On May 31, 2010, the Florida Small Business Development Center Network (FSBDC Network) was notified that the statewide […]

Jacksonville Area SBDC Expands Community Outreach

New SBDC outreach location at Cecil Commerce Center. In conjunction with the Jacksonville Economic Development Commission, the SBDC at UNF expanded its community outreach by opening another counseling location in Duval County . The new location, at Cecil Commerce Center, will serve the west side of Jacksonville. Other locations include the University of North Florida […]

Small Business Development Center Clients (SBDC) Succeed

SBDC Update SBDC Small Business Clients Are Succeeding – Creating Jobs and Growing the Economy – The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of North Florida is proud to be part on this succssful effort to help small businesses grow and prosper. SBDC clients across the nation are growing their small businesses, starting […]

ARC Loans: Not Everyone Will Get One..

Mark Deo writes in this Reuters piece (with a nod to Entrepreneur.com) about the hesitancy of banks to play in the SBA’s ARC loan arena. We have a number of ARC loans going in for approval and if our clients do indeed receive funding to pay down debt, it may well be the difference between […]

As seen on Colemanpublishing.com

Thanks to Coleman Publishing for featuring our blog on their nationally known website! ARC LENDERSWachoviaWells Fargo & Co.J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.PNC Financial Services Group Inc.Regions BankSuntrustBB&T Courtesy: University of North Florida SBDC Known Participating Banks in the SBA ARC Loan ProgramUniversity of North Florida (SBDC) released a list of 8 lenders making SBA ARC […]

UNF SBDC Blog Nearing 100th Posting: Everyone Gets a Gift!

Our Small Business Development Center Blog is about to post for the 100th time since our inception in October of 2008. To celebrate, we plan to post some extremely valuable links that would benefit any small business. Following that and continuing, we intend to have a “Small Business Link of the Week”posted for your benefit […]

What is a an SBDC? What is a CBA?

The Small Business Development Center at the University of North Florida Blog is up and running. This blog will be focused on current topics that are important to those who are either starting a business or are already in business. What is an SBDC?Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) provide management assistance to current and prospective […]

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