Small Business Management (SBM) 

Small Business Management (SBM) Program 

The Small Business Management Program is the cornerstone of the multiple support services offered by the SBDC to both new and existing businesses.

The SBM program makes building your business easy as it introduces and then reinforces key concepts over a one-to-three year period. Learn with a cohort of peers, customized classes and one-on-one coaching to identify, prioritize and achieve business goals. Receive the support, tools and resources needed to see immediate results. Learn to work smarter, not harder. Click on the pictures for more program information.

Gary Smith, certified SBM instructor/coach is now entering his 10th year of leading and teaching the SBM Program at Lane SBDC, the SBM Program has tripled in size since he joined the team.  Read more bio information.

Contact Gary at 541-914-7753 or gary@YourSmallBiz.guru

Schedule an appointment with Gary.

Small Business Managment Program Clients' Timeline

2016

Pasta Gardner

2015

Zenergy Balls

2014

StrapWorks

2014

Uncommon Scents at the Meridian

2013

Eugene Backyard Farmer

2012

Premium Efficiency

2012

Vanilla Jill’s

2006

Broadway Apothecary

2005

McKenzie Feed

2004

Grizzlies Brand

2004

Humming Bird Wholesale

2002

Harlequin Beads

2002

Fisherman’s Market

2002

SBDC Client, Euphoria Chocolate named Oregon SBDC Business of the Year.

2001

SBDC Client, Molecular Probes (later to become Life Technologies) named Oregon SBDC Business of the Year.

2001

Gheen Irrigation

2001

Pacific Yurts

2000

Sprout City Studios

1994

Triangle Graphics

1993

Graffiti Alley

1990

Custom Craftworks

1983

Sy’s Pizza

Oregon Small Business Development Centers are funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration, and by the Oregon Business Development Department. Lane Community College is the primary funding agent. Programs and services are provided to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. 

Lane Community College Small Business Development Center, 101 W. 10th Ave., Ste. 304, Eugene OR 97401 • 541.463.6200 

Lane is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabilities Employer. All Rights Reserved. ©1983 - 2018, Lane Community College SBDC