Frances Brooks - Brooalexa Construction
I have a business


Even when a company is up and running, business owners have to keep learning, adjusting and improving to keep growing. You don’t have to do it all alone. The West Virginia Small Business Development Center can help established businesses with confidential one-on-one coaching. WV SBDC business coaches have the experience and expertise to work with you on strategic planning, market development, cash flow management, financial access, succession planning and other vital aspects of sustaining a successful business.

Business Coaching

WV SBDC business coaches are certified in areas such as capital access, managing federal contracts, innovation and technology. They work from bases in local communities and as part of a statewide network. Coaches partner with other coaches anywhere in the state to help business owners sustain and grow their companies.

Find a coach near you on our business coaches page.


Fundamentals Workshop

Whether you're thinking of starting a business or already have a year under your belt, the WV SBDC Business Fundamentals Workshop has valuable information for you. The workshop led by a WV SBDC business coach covers essential basics such as how to secure a business license, how to indentify and reach prospective customers and how and why to write a business plan. The booklets and worksheets you take away from the workshop will be handy reference tools as you grow your business.

Check out our training calendar to find a workshop in your area.