Consulting Services

No-cost, confidential small business consulting.

NO-COST, CONFIDENTIAL CONSULTING SERVICES

The Widener University SBDC provides consulting, training, and research to assist small businesses in launching, growing, transitioning, and innovating.

Widener 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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Widener 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

Centers of Excellence

Widener University SBDC is recognized as a statewide Center of Excellence for Latino Consulting and for Health Care and Life Sciences by the Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers.

Center of Excellence Supporting Latino Entrepreneurs in Pennsylvania

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Our goal is to provide Spanish speaking entrepreneurs, in Pennsylvania, with access to relevant and timely information, training and business consulting.


Center of Excellence for Health Care and Life Sciences

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Widener SBDC supports the healthcare delivery system and small healthcare manufacturing for supply chain needs. Key services include:

  • Assist medium to large institutions in creating “quick win” innovation by harnessing the talent and insights of front-line staff so that concepts can be quickly vetted and where appropriate move rapidly to commercialization.
  • Assist H&LS entrepreneurs working outside of institutions with getting access to institutional support to validate and refine concepts.
  • Assist H&LS entrepreneurs understand the existing mechanisms for healthcare supply chains and assisting entrepreneurs with market access.

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