The SBTDC counselors work with existing and pre-venture entrepreneurs to assist in developing a business plan, improving or creating products, developing markets, setting up accounting procedures, and managing personnel.
Business Educational Programs
The SBTDC staff provide business educational programs for both on-site and at other locations in starting a new business, business planning, management, marketing and finance.
The SBTDC staff will produce a variety of financial analysis reports to give you a complete picture of your company’s financial condition usingProfitCents: a financial analysis software program.
We offer this Missouri HR manual and forms to simplify the complex topic of HR for small business. HRsimple helps translate the laws and regulations, the rules and requirements into the can and can’t, the should and shouldn’t. Included materials:
- Missouri Human Resources Manual
- Model Policies and Forms for Missouri Employers
- Health Care Reform – A Year-by-Year gGuide for Employers
Training can be provided for managers to create a structure that clarifies the direction a company needs to go, communicate that direction, and align all associates to support those goals.
Marketing and Market Research
The SBTDC staff will help you understand where your best clients are coming from and how to effectively find more of them using a variety of tools usually available only to large firms with fully staffed marketing departments. These tools inlcude GIS mapping and a variety of marketing and demographic databases, as well as access to research marketing professionals who know how to apply this data to your business.