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WV SBDC partners with Patriot Guardens for two-part small business training sessions in Nicholas County, Jan. 10

No fee for business fundamentals event sponsored by RDFC SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. — For the first time, the West Virginia Small Business Development Center is teaming with the West Virginia National Guard’s Patriot Guardens initiative to offer free business fundamentals training in two sessions. The two-part workshop will be held at the New River Commun...
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Marsa Myers shines as WVSBDC 2017 State Star

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — America’s Small Business Development Center will recognize Business Coach Marsa Myers as West Virginia’s 2017 State Star, announced Erika Bailey, state director of the West Virginia Small Business Development Center. The 2017 State Stars will be recognized during the America’s SBDC 37th Annual Conference this September in Nashvi...
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National survey findings reflect on West Virginia small business

America’s SBDC survey spotlights needs, challenges, to success CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The results of a national survey by America’s SBDC have been released by the West Virginia Small Business Development Center. “The survey highlights key aspirations and obstacles facing American entrepreneurs across the generations,” said WVSBDC Director Erika Bailey...
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WVSBDC helps new owner find the right fit with shoe business

West Virginia native Carla Siburt always wanted a business of her own. She found the right fit with Allen’s Bootery, a cornerstone of business in Moundsville for nearly 70 years. When the business was handed from father to son, the store kept up the traditions of customer service, providing precise measurements to find a comfortable fit and offerin...
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WVSBDC joins first national #SBDCDay March 22

Campaign highlights the work of small business development centers  CHARLESTON, W.Va. — America’s SBDC is spearheading #SBDCDay, the first national campaign to celebrate the work of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs).  West Virginia’s SBDC is joining the effort. #SBDCDay is March 22, the same date that the Small Business Developm...
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