Why Contact Us?
Reasons you may want to contact us
1. You are trying
to start a business and need help
2. You own a
business and want to expand
3. You want to
improve your current business operations
4. You are ready to
begin hiring employees
5. You have an
innovation you wish to develop and market
6. You are thinking
of starting a business
7. Your business
activities have any impact on the environment
8. You are
North Idaho SBDC assistance is available to anyone
interested in expanding or starting a private small business in Idaho.
Consulting is available at no cost to you. Approximately 98% of all
businesses in Idaho qualify as small businesses and, therefore, are eligible
Isn’t the web great? You can search for any type of business question and get pages and pages of information. But that’s also the problem. It can be quite overwhelming. Fortunately, we’ve collected the most important business essentials in one place and if you can’t find it here on our website contact one of our business coaches to get some clarity.
In 2017 we helped businesses create 240 new jobs and the return on investment was 7:1.
From Our Clients
We help a variety of clients from individuals with an idea, business start ups, and those who are already in business. This is done through low cost training, one on one coaching, and a connection to a large database of resources and experience.
“The most valueable part of the SBDC for me is to have someone ask the tough questions and hold me accountable during the coaching”
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“Leadership is key; you must set a destination and lead your company there”
“The key to a successful business: invest in relationships and empower the growth of your team”
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What is the North Idaho Small Business Development Center?
The North Idaho Small Business Development Center empowers business success through our no-cost and confidential consulting and affordable trainings to small businesse. This video provides an overview of our network services and showcases some of our clients and the work we have done with them.