Business Help and Support

The Missouri S&T Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides business counseling and training to aspiring entrepreneurs and small businesses.

Whether you need help starting a business or growing your business, our small business development experts can help. Contact us for more information on the services we provide, including help with business plans, financial analysis, marketing plans, market research, business management, human resources, operations management, succession planning, technology commercialization and more. Most services are provided at no cost.

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Schedule a meeting

Are you looking to start a new business or grow an existing one? Schedule a meeting with one of our small business development experts to take the next step in your entrepreneurial journey.

Karen Leatherman

Business Development Specialist

Travin Shelton

Business Development Specialist

Small business development events

SBDC is a University of Missouri Extension partner and part of the Missouri SBDC statewide network, which is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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Need help with your startup or small business? Use The Resource Navigator® below to search for business-building resources in your area and on Missouri S&T's campus. Just select your area of assistance to get started. You can then filter by your location, industry, specific need, business type, etc.

Need more help finding the right resource? Call MOSourceLink’s hotline (866-870-6500) to get a Personal Action Plan for your business.

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