Education. Entrepreneurship. Economic Development.

Since 1984, we have worked with 422,735 businesses, helping them to invest $5,796,310,888 in New York's economy and create or save 186,280 jobs.

Through a network of 24 regional centers, the New York Small Business Development Center delivers high quality business consulting and training to New Yorkers who want to start a business or improve the performance of an existing business.

Thanks to our partners in the public and private sectors, our services are free of charge.


Business Planning Guides


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