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.

Thinking about starting a business?

Download Self-Assessment


Business Blog

Made In Nevada

The Made in Nevada program is the longest running marketing cooperative in the Silver State. Originally established under Governor... Read More

Nevada SBDC State Director

“Small business is an economic powerhouse that knows you by your first name.” – NFIB. Nationally, small businesses continue... Read More

The Most Critical Steps in Preparing for a Successful Business

By: Debra Ward, Marketing Consultant, Dream Weaver Marketing Starting a new business is fun, but it takes careful planning... Read More





Google Analytics

“Your business needs to understand how to get the most out of your website. Google Analytics




Where’s The Contract? Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Opportunities Regarding LVCVA’s Las Vegas Convention Center District (LVCCD) Project

Mr. Miller will make a presentation of business opportunities associated with LVCVA’s expansion and renovation program.

Las Vegas



Start-Up Basics

This class is for individuals looking to start a business, but don’t know how to get




Highlighted Clients

Italian Hearts Pasta Sauces, Inc.

Tempting sauces have a palatable sensation, but the effort behind the sauces is what makes them…    Read More

  • en espanol