Free Confidential Counseling

The Nevada SBDC's professional counseling services are available free of charge to small business owners and prospective small business owners. Nevada SBDC clients are counseled by professionals who utilize their educational and business experience to provide practical, relevant advice.

Request Counseling

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





Start Up Basics, by SCORE – 10/21/14

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




Where’s the Contract? Building Successful Contracting Teams and Joint Ventures

Federal, state and local government contracts can be complex, requiring the resources and capabilities of two

Las Vegas



Start Up Basics, by SCORE – 10/25/14

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




Highlighted Clients

Hawthorne NxLeveL Discussion Group
Hawthorne, Nevada

What happens when classmates just don’t want school to end? Hawthorne NxLeveL instructor Clint Koble found out, the good way.

“This is a class that has refused to die,” said Clint, laughing.

Not only has the class declined death, it has decided to expand its role and give back to the Hawthorne local business community by using the skills learned in NxLeveL. ...    Read More

  • en espanol