Business guidance and support is crucial to increasing your odds of long-term success.
Santa Monica College SBDC consultants have expertise in business planning, accessing capital, financial projections, legal issues, marketing and sales, web designing, international trade, business strategy, and business accounting.
They are selected through an extensive interview and training process based on their knowledge and capability to assist with a wide array of business issues. Most of our consultants have master’s degrees, and many also have experience in running their own small business.
* Business Start-up Requirements
* Business Planning
* Marketing and Sales
* Financing Assistance
* Grant Writing
* Web Designing
* Legal Assistance
* International Trade
* Business Accounting
* Green Business/Sustainability
* Customer and Employee Relations
* Budgeting and Financial Management
* Strategic Planning
Our consulting program is available to startup, existing and expanding for-profit business. Counseling through the SBDC programs is always free and strictly confidential.
We can be reached Monday – Friday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. by telephone, fax, or by filling out our contact form. We are happy to answer your questions about our services, or refer you to one of our counselors. To receive regular updates on our workshops and services, please join our email list.