Free Small Business Consulting

The SBDC provides free consulting to small businesses and entrepreneurs

Our Consultants work one-on-one with you to plan your start-up, solve operational issues, and prepare for growth. We work with both startups and existing businesses across industries. The service we provide is no-cost and confidential. Key Areas of Assistance:

  • Business Planning
  • Financial Planning for Capital Access
  • Marketing and Sales Growth
  • Business Management

Request Free Business Consulting

When completing the form, please mark “pre-venture” for your business stage unless you have already made a business transaction (a sale, received a business loan, ordered inventory, etc.) AND filed your entity type.

The Wisconsin Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of Wisconsin Madison is part of a statewide network of SBDC’s and is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the UW-Madison SBDC office at to request accommodations.

The Wisconsin SBDC Network is a proud part of the Institute for Business & Entrepreneurship in the University of Wisconsin System.
It is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.