The 4 Components to Analyzing Business Opportunities

The Small Business Development Center has a new resource called the ESRI Business Analyst Online, which helps identify and analyze business opportunities.

The four components to analyzing business opportunities are:

  • Market Planning
  • Territory Design
  • Customer Segmentation
  • Marketing

Each component is designed to help you throughout the entire process of starting, enhancing, or expanding a business.…

Longwood Small Business Development Center to offer FREE Confidential Small Business Health Checkups

Do you really know how well your business is doing? Do you wonder how your business compares with other similar businesses in your industry? Start the new year productively with a “health checkup” for your small business.

The Longwood Small Business Development Center, as a service to support existing small businesses, is offering free, confidential, and personalized financial analysis consulting.…

Envision One Family Services

Ms. Jones stressed that the biggest contributions that the Crater SBDC did for her company were: • Resources that gave information on insurance options and how to grow money once the agency is stable. • A wealth of ideas and information on how to be more effective in marketing efforts. • Helpful and inexpensive training seminars that provided a foundation and sound structure in the business sense.

Quintessential Chiropractic

"Crater Small Business Development Center worked with us to create an excellent business plan and presented us with the opportunity to sit down with a marketing professional. Although we were unable to obtain financing due to the state of the economy and unwillingness of lenders to work with start-up companies, the Crater SBDC worked diligently to help us by putting us in contact with non-conventional lending resources. "