Lane Small Business Development Center
Business Advising & Training Services
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Helping Build Oregon's
Best Businesses
 

                              

         

Brown Bag Lunch
Discussions

Join other entrepreneurs, the second Thursday of
every month, for brown-bag lunch discussions hosted
by local incubator/accelerators. Each brown-bag
discussion will be facilitated by Barry Miller. Barry is an
MIT graduate and former CEO/General Manager of
Anheuser-Busch and Gallo Winery Affiliates. Each
session Barry will focus on a different timely topic.

Optimizing Cash Flow - Hosted by Fertilab

Thursday, July 9, Noon, RSVP for Event at: 541.632.4159

Location: 390 Lincoln St, Eugene

Lean, Kaizen and Process Improvement
Techniques - Hosted by Atlantis Downtown

Thursday, August 13, Noon, RSVP for Event at: 310.650.1764 

Location: 72 West Broadway, Suite 250, Eugene

          

 

Check Out Our Summer 2015 Workshop Schedule


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The Small Business Management Program and The New Product Development Program Are Open for Fall Registration. Space is limited. Sign Up Today!

Alma Catering

Alma Catering

"The SBDC has been an invaluable source of information, mentoring, taste testing, and enthusiastic support for me!  Everyone, from the staff to the advisors, are out to help you succeed. I tell anyone who has the courage to take the leap to owning their own business not to 'pass go' until they've visited the SBDC." —Robin Brown-Wood

Boutique Feed Store Capitalizes on Success in the Backyard

Boutique Feed Store Capitalizes on Success in the Backyard

Owner, Bill Bezuk says, “The Lane SBDC provided people with business experience to hear my ideas.” and “They were particularly helpful in helping me review my business plan.”

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Broadway Apothecary

Broadway Apothecary

"The Small Business Management Program has been the absolute best investment I have made in my business and myself since becoming a business owner." —Kate James

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Century Lighting

Century Lighting

“We recommend the class [SBM] to anyone who runs a business,” Suzanne says. The class “is so worth the time.” —Joe and Suzanne Cavanagh

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Divine Cupcake

Divine Cupcake

“The success of our business is a direct result of having been challenged by the great instructors at the SBDC.”Emily Downing-Moore

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Eugene Textile Center

Eugene Textile Center

“The individual advising time continues to be enormously helpful and the opportunity to network with other new business owners has been very valuable. —Susie Liles

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Harlequin Beads and Jewelry

Harlequin Beads and Jewelry

"The SBM Instructor helped to keep me focused on the positive things and to set goals for my future.”—Stacy Bierma

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Local Editor Helps Authors Self-Publish with Style

Local Editor Helps Authors Self-Publish with Style

“I know I wouldn’t be where I am now without the Small Business Management Program." —Patricia Marshal

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Mama Rose's Naturals

Mama Rose's Naturals

“The LCC SBDC was a critical part of making my business what it is today. By utilizing classes, programs and private counseling sessions, I was able to receive incredible support, learn everything that I needed to know about owning a business and becoming successful.” —Rosetta Thuresson

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Massage Therapist Benefits from Participation

Massage Therapist Benefits from Participation

“I probably could have used the SBDC curricula a long time ago.” Now in her second year of the program, Jennifer says, “I didn’t realize how helpful the program would be.”—Jennifer Olsen

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Premium Efficiency

Premium Efficiency

The Small Business Management Program "has helped us to be better managers," mainly by teaching the benefits of "being more proactive…and checking-in more often" with employees. —Zach Erdmann

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Uncommon Opportunity Comes From Within

Uncommon Opportunity Comes From Within

“I think about what I learned in the Small Business Management Program every day, the need for networking, keeping the costs down, working on the margins, that everything you do is marketing.” —Eva Promen, Owner of Uncommon Scents at the Meridian

The American Dream

Owner's highlights and success stories.

News, Announcements, & Events

06/18/2015 - Tip of the Week - Visit to the Foreign Market
Large retailers make direct visits to foreign markets for their purchases, and small businesses can too. Buyers who...
- Business Advising Available to Assist Small Business
The Lane SBDC offers entrepreneurial education and mentorship programs, and services to Lane County Businesses. No cost, hourly business...
04/30/2015 - Lane SBDC Advisor/Instructor Roger Wong Receives Microenterprise Award
Lane Small Business Development Center (Lane SBDC) Advisor Roger Wong recently received Eugene Saturday Market’s “2014 Beth Little...

Serving All Stages of Business

Start a Business Start a Business
Start and grow your business into a profitable enterprise.
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Take your business to the next level.


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Business Tools and Resources for Lane County
Resources for area businesses.



No-Cost Business Advising


Business advisors are available to guide you through the process, assist with workshop, class and resource referrals. All advising is professional, confidential, and no-cost to your business.

"I would recommend the SBDC to anyone starting a business or just wanting to grow their small business.” —Kim Powell, Avenue Tattoo


Mission

Helping Build Oregon's Best Businesses

Invest, Support, and Advance Lane County's Economy by Providing Business Development Advising and Training Services.


Human Resource Management Courses Offered

SHRM® Essentials of Human Resource Management and Test Prep courses are generally held twice a  year. Call 541.463.6200 for details. Contact Dennis Carr for program information at 541.463.5585.





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Lane SBDC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Service Provider.