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Nevada Small Business Development Center
... Nevada's Business Assistance Network


The Nevada Small Business Development Center is a statewide business assistance outreach program of the University of Nevada, Reno, College of Business. We provide a wide variety of technical assistance to support Nevada Business.

The purpose of the Nevada Small Business Development Center is to guide and assist entrepreneurs in starting and growing their businesses in today's dynamic market.


a statewide resource for business assistance



Business Blog

NxLeveL Hispanic Graduation, Las Vegas

NxLeveL for Entrepreneurs (also known as the “Existing Business Course”) is a 13-week, 40-hour course that gives entrepreneurs the... Read More

Advisory Board Formation

Starting a new company is hard, and finding people to help guide you is even harder. When people look... Read More

How to write online video scripts for business: The foolproof framework

When creating online videos for your business, keep in mind people usually click off around one and a half... Read More





Planea tu Negocio con “Money Smart” JUEVES en la tarde

Educación Financiera El Centro de Desarrollo de Pequeños Negocios de Nevada (Nevada Small Business Development Center,

Las Vegas



Where’s the Contract? Subcontracting with Government Prime Contractors

Most companies think about doing business directly with federal, state or local government agencies. However, for

Las Vegas



Start Up Basics, by SCORE – 08/23/14

Target Audience: Individuals who want to start a business but don’t know how to get started.




Highlighted Clients

2 Crazy Gardeners

Will Johnson and his mother, Nancy Johnson, started 2 Crazy Gardeners ten years ago. Nancy retired from her teaching job and Will was looking for a job while attending college.
“We started with a lawnmower in the back of our truck and a few lawn accounts and clean-ups,” Will said....    Read More

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