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W&M Entrepreneurship Hub x HR SBDC Partnership

Unlock Your Business Potential with Expert Guidance

About Hampton Roads SBDC

The Hampton Roads Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is your dedicated ally in navigating the complexity of starting, scaling, and growing your venture. Their team of business and technical consultants provide free and confidential services. Proudly serving the 18 localities from Williamsburg to the Eastern Shore, they champion small business success in Hampton Roads.

SBDC at the Hub

Consultation Hours: Every Wednesday from 10 am to 3 pm

An SBDC consultant is available at the W&M Entrepreneurship Hub to provide personalized guidance and support. Whether you're a Launchpad member, community entrepreneur, or student, seize the opportunity to take your business to new heights.

Areas of Expertise

Explore the SBDC areas of expertise to propel your business forward. Whether you're a startup or an established enterprise, their advisors are here to guide you to success.

  • Frequent Areas of Advising Include:

    • Business Ideation: Transform your innovative ideas into actionable plans.
    • Business Planning and Plan Writing: Craft a roadmap for success with comprehensive business plans.
    • Market Position and Unique Value Proposition: Define your niche and stand out in the market.
    • Staffing, Employees, and HR: Navigate the complexities of workforce management.
    • Business Structure: Choose the right organizational structure for long-term success.
    • Funding and Capital Access: Explore avenues for financial support to fuel growth.
    • Working with Investors and Preparing for a Business Loan: Prepare for success in securing investments and loans.
    • Financials, Including Business Pro Formas: Develop robust financial strategies and projections.
    • Recordkeeping: Establish effective systems for organized business records.
    • Real Estate Acquisition: Navigate the intricacies of acquiring real estate for your business.
    • Customer Discovery: Understand your target audience and enhance customer relationships.
    • Marketing: Develop and implement strategic marketing initiatives.
    • Public Relations: Build a positive public image and enhance brand reputation.
    • Branding: Establish a strong brand identity that resonates with your audience.
Schedule Your Session

Ready to elevate your venture? Schedule your one-on-one session with an SBDC consultant now. Click the link below to access our calendar and choose a time that suits you: