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The SBDC at Kent State Tuscarawas now proudly serves a 9 county area including: 

  • Carroll

  • Columbiana

  • Coshocton

  • Harrison

  • Holmes

  • Jefferson

  • Stark

  • Tuscarawas

  • Wayne 

The SBDC at Kent State Tuscarawas offers RESULTS-ORIENTED resources to help you every step of the way in your business's start-up, development and growth phases. Contact us today at 330.308.7524 for a no-obligation consultation.

Welcome to the SBDC at Kent State Tuscarawas
Fast Track Your Business Success!

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Starting a business involves planning, making key financial decisions and completing a series of legal activities like conducting market research, registering your business with the State, filing for a tax ID number and more. That can seem pretty scary to the new business owner, but it doesn’t have to be.  Browse through the 10-Step Guide to Starting Your Business, explore what you get in personal support from your SBDC, or register for workshops and more.

We are here to help you every step of the way!

First Things First

A Step-By-Step Guide to Help You Succeed with Your Business

Let us help you through the process with these three easy steps. Whether you are starting up your business, making an existing business grow or simply finding what, where and how to find what you need we’ve got you covered.

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1. Get ReadyBreak it down

You have a great idea. Now, it’s time to transform it into action. You may feel overwhelmed or even intimidated. But, you don’t have to when you follow these few easy steps to making your dream become a reality. Learn More >>


2. Get Set: Launch your business

It doesn’t have to be complicated. Planning a budget, choosing a business name and structure and filing the necessary paperwork brings your ideas to life. Learn More >>


3. GoManage and grow

Whether you’re just starting out or planning growth - managing your finances and implementing sales and marketing strategies will seem like second-nature

when you follow these few, easy steps.  Learn More >>

Business Start-Up Workshops provide you with an overview of issues

related to starting and operating a business such as business and financial

planning, marketing demand and financing. Follow the class link of your selected

workshop on our workshop page to register.

For more information regarding these workshops, contact the Ohio Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at 330.308.7524.



Thanks to our valued partners

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