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Helping Businesses Start, Grow and Succeed

Your Small Business Development Center located in Mankato MN, offers no-cost, customized consulting to businesses throughout their entire life cycle, from the excitement of the idea stage and the thrill of the launch to the challenges of growth periods and distressed times.
We provide one-on-one professional and confidential consulting to established businesses and start-ups. We also help to find and secure the capital you need to operate and expand.

No Cost Business Consulting

Need legal advice? The SBDC provides a free legal clinic offering 30 minute advisory sessions with local attorneys and certified public accountants.

Legal Clinic

We offer training courses on specialized business topics, from marketing and social media to cybersecurity, accounting, cash flow, management and more.

Business Training

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Why Choose Us

We provide the expertise and guidance that every small business owner needs to flourish in today’s competitive economy.

About South Central SBDC

The South Central Minnesota SBDC is part of the Minnesota network of regional centers. We are funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration and regional support partners, which allows us to provide professional services at no cost.

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The primary causes of small business failure are avoidable:
undercapitalization and management inexperience.