Certified & Credentialed
Consultants
Strategic Guidance
Data-Driven
Decision Making

Not in Business

Jump-Start Your Start-up

Go from idea to implementation.
Take the leap and launch the right way with these business start-up video series.
Starting—and succeeding—begins here

In Business

Accelerate Your Growth

We have a signature action-oriented assessment process to devise and implement the growth strategies you need to grow and succeed in business.
Start here to scale and multiply your profitability.

Our Impact

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Business Owners Assisted
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Government Contracts Acquired

Data is for the four-year period from January 1, 2014 – December 31, 2017 and based on annual client surveys conducted by Florida SBDC Network Headquarters.

How the FSBDC at FGCU Works

STEP 1

Schedule Your No-Cost Consultation

You will be matched with a consultant within 24-48 hours.

STEP 2

Get a Strategic Plan

Our business consultants will help you develop a data-based strategic plan, map out goals, strategies and tactics and help you implement it.

STEP 3

Grow & Succeed

We provide on-going guidance to help you navigate your business past obstacles, optimize performance and keep you on the road to success.

Workshops

Our no-cost and low-cost training sessions offer the opportunity to learn more about running and growing your business.
Starting—and succeeding—begins here.

Business Consulting

Through personalized, one-on-one business consulting, we help small business owners with planning and growth strategies

We are experts at the game of business.

79% of Florida SBDC at FGCU Consultants own or have owned small businesses.

“Small businesses need all the help they can get, but they don’t need it from umpires that have never played the game.” – Mark Brennan

Success Stories

Toni Lapi Tween of Waters Resort | Florida SBDC at FGCU Success Stories Testimonials Small Business Consulting
Toni Lapi
Tween Waters Resort

One of the benefits of the Florida SBDC consulting services is they are no cost, and the best part is the consultants have been business owners who bring with them a wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience.

Dr. Lindsey Pursglove of Swimtastic | Florida SBDC at FGCU Success Stories Testimonials Small Business Consulting
Dr. Lindsey Pursglove
Swimtastic

I overcame the obstacle of funding my franchise business. With the help of the Florida SBDC I as able to secure an SBA Express Loan to open my business, Swimtastic.

Not in Business

Jump-Start Your Start-up

Go from idea to implementation.
Take the leap and launch the right way with these business start-up video series.
Starting—and succeeding—begins here

In Business

Accelerate Your Growth

We have a signature action-oriented assessment process to devise and implement the growth strategies you need to grow and succeed in business.
Start here to scale and multiply your profitability.