Consulting Services

No-cost, confidential small business consulting.

NO-COST, CONFIDENTIAL CONSULTING SERVICES

Whether you’re just getting started investigating your business model, are looking to develop a business plan or are seeking to innovate and grow your business, the SBDC can help you succeed.

We offer one-on-one consulting that emphasizes education and guidance — all designed to help you find practical solutions to business problems.

Bucknell University SBDC services cover a range of topics relevant to aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners. Click on the links below to learn more.

Learn the basics of starting a business and successfully operating a business.

Get consulting services to assist with an expansion plan, identify funding sources, or marketing to help your business grow.

Prepare yourself on how to purchase a business or sell a business with guidance from our experienced consultants.

Learn how to start, manage, and grow your agriculture-based business with assistance from our Ag Business Specialists.

Learn how to protect your company’s assets from potential threats.

Consulting services to assist with developing a disaster plan and securing federal and state disaster loans.

Learn how to comply with environmental requirements and get assistance with permit applications.

Become a successful exporter and find new markets with assistance from our certified international trade consultants.

Learn how to effectively market your business and drive business growth.

Prepare for government procurement and contracting with assistance from our government marketing specialists.

Businesses that sell products or services can benefit from supply chain consulting which can impact revenue and overall profitability.

Explore product development and learn how to bring new technologies to market.

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Bucknell University SBDC services cover a range of topics relevant to aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners. Click on the links below to learn more.

Learn the basics of starting a business and successfully operating a business.

Get consulting services to assist with an expansion plan, identify funding sources, or marketing to help your business grow.

Prepare yourself on how to purchase a business or sell a business with guidance from our experienced consultants.

Learn how to start, manage, and grow your agriculture-based business with assistance from our Ag Business Specialists.

Learn how to protect your company’s assets from potential threats.

Consulting services to assist with developing a disaster plan and securing federal and state disaster loans.

Learn how to comply with environmental requirements and get assistance with permit applications.

Become a successful exporter and find new markets with assistance from our certified international trade consultants.

Learn how to effectively market your business and drive business growth.

Prepare for government procurement and contracting with assistance from our government marketing specialists.

Businesses that sell products or services can benefit from supply chain consulting which can impact revenue and overall profitability.

Explore product development and learn how to bring new technologies to market.

Request Consulting

Get Help Bringing an Innovative Product to Market

Bucknell’s SBDC is recognized as a statewide Center of Excellence for Innovation Engineering by the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers. Entrepreneurs seeking to develop and commercialize innovative new products have access to faculty, college technical staff, student interns and class-based projects at one of the nation’s top engineering colleges.

COE Innovation Engineering Badge

Join the Entrepreneurs Incubator

StartUP Lewisburg gives member entrepreneurs and early stage companies access to consulting services, broadband internet service and exclusive networking opportunities in the Bucknell community.

Find Training Events & Networking Opportunities

Bucknell University SBDC offers a variety of educational training programs for entrepreneurs and small business owners, as well as networking opportunities for students and members of the community interested in business and entrepreneurship.

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