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Small Businesss Development Center

SBDC Clients Share Their Stories

Like any nonprofit, if we do not tell the story about what we do here at the Small Business Development Center, then who will know? This short video gave our clients an opportunity to talk about their experiences with our staff at UNF as well as those in our Ocala and Gainesville locations. This was […]

Anonymous Banker on SBA Loans

Joe Nocera has a blog in the New York Times called Executive Suite, and can also be heard on NPR. He has had what he calls an Anonymous Banker writing to him. Todays Topic: Why Are S.B.A. Loans Disappearing?By Joe Nocera Anonymous Banker, who is fast becoming Executive Suite’s new best friend, is back, this […]

Personalize Your Business Relationships

Let’s not forget that personal, face-to-face contact can not be replaced and should be an integral part of your daily business practices.Jacqueline Taylor is Associate Regional Director of the University of Houston Small Business Development Center (SBDC). Here is a Q and A she did for the Houston Chronicle on personalizing your business relationships. Q. […]

Discover Small Business Watch

40% of Small Operators Expect Less Holiday Business This Year The Discover Card Small Business Watch is a monthly index measuring the relative economic confidence of U.S. small business owners who employ less than five employees, a segment that consists of 22 million businesses producing more than a trillion dollars in annual receipts. The Watch […]

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