Upcoming Lender’s Symposium

The Alaska Small Business Development Center in partnership with the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA), Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, Alaska Growth Capital, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Evergreen Business Capital, State of AK Division Of Economic Development, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S Small Business Administration will will be hosting the … Continue reading "Upcoming Lender’s Symposium" More

The Truth About Small Business Grants

Starting a small business can be challenging, especially when funding is an issue. Although the economy has started to improve, lenders are still cautious when it comes to lending money. Obtaining funding for Start-up businesses, which are defined as less than 24 months of operations, can be especially tricky. One of the most common inquiries … Continue reading "The Truth About Small Business Grants" More

Welcome The Boardroom!

We’ve added another business to our Success Story ranks! The Boardroom has been making headlines since they opened and are continuing to grow in their first months. Learn more about the amazing Boardroom in downtown Anchorage here! More

Alaska SBDC Google+ Page

The Alaska Small Business Development Center is now on Google+! You can follow us and learn more about upcoming workshops, webinars and small business news by visiting this link and clicking the follow button. More

Quickbooks Instruction is Back!

We are extremely excited to announce that we are once again able to offer Beginning and Intermediate Quickbooks workshops to our clients through the Anchorage office of the Alaska SBDC! Our Business Advisor Mark Malagodi is now a certified Quickbooks Proadvisor and he will begin teaching classes in February. For more information, visit the following … Continue reading "Quickbooks Instruction is Back!" More

What’s New in 2014

You asked, we listened- five new classes coming your way in 2014! Last year, the Alaska SBDC was on a mission to learn what types of classes our clients were looking for and then search the community for qualified presenters to bring that information to them. Through social media, workshop evaluations and surveys we have … Continue reading "What’s New in 2014" More