The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a statewide program that helps entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses, is pleased to announce its annual results. In 2017, certified business advisers across Maine provided no-cost business advising to 1,400 entrepreneurs which helped clients to: Save and… Read More
    The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Shannon Byers as Business Advisor in their Bangor office located at Coastal Enterprises, Inc. (CEI). Byers will provide business advising to… Read More
    Caribou, Maine –The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that supports entrepreneurs to start or expand their businesses, has selected Joshua Nadeau as the 2017 State Star. The award, given annually, recognizes a member of the Maine SBDC staff that has shown exemplary performance… Read More
    Maine SBDC State Office (Portland, Maine) – Business has changed drastically over the last 40 years, and the Maine Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) has been there throughout. On Wednesday, March 22nd the Maine SBDC will join SBDCs across the country to celebrate the collective impact and success… Read More
    The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, is proud to share the success of Lost Valley Ski Area in Auburn, Maine. New owners Scott and April Shanaman purchased the local landmark and are in the process… Read More
    Portland, Maine –The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, has selected Christine Long as the 2016 State Star. The award, given annually, recognizes a member of the Maine SBDC staff that has shown exemplary performance and… Read More
    ORLAND — The Maine Small Business Development Centers will host a free small business breakfast and resource fair for entrepreneurs and small businesses 9-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, at the Alamoosook Lakeside Inn. The event will feature a buffet breakfast and guest speaker Bob Crowley, small business… Read More
    The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, recognized Business Advisor Peter Harriman who received his Core Competencies Professional Certification from the New England Professional Development (NEPD) group on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Harriman… Read More
    The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, recognized business advisor Joshua Nadeau who received his Core Competencies Professional Certification from the New England Professional Development (NEPD) group on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Nadeau… Read More
    EAST MILLINOCKET — The Maine Small Business Development Centers, a statewide program that helps entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, will host the Katahdin Region Tourism Summit, a tourism-focused event for entrepreneurs and small businesses, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, April 22, at the Katahdin Region Higher Education Center… Read More
    The Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC), a state-wide program that helps entrepreneurs to start and expand their businesses, is pleased to announce its annual results. In 2015, fourteen certified business advisors across Maine helped 1,633 clients to: • Save and create… Read More
    This workshop is designed to prepare wholesale exhibitors for trade show success with a focus on exhibitors of the New England Made Giftware & Specialty Food Show. Explore how to use the creative process, descriptive language, graphics and photography to help you increase the power… Read More
    A full day covering proven ideas for displays that sell! Topics include design, materials, color, lighting and environment. In addition, Bruce will give you practical tips on being a dynamic sales person without the ‘hard sell,’ engaging booth visitors and discovering what they need. Be prepared… Read More