Southeastern Montana Development Corporation (SEMDC) provides the following technical assistance to businesses and entrepreneurs.
Free, confidential, one-on-one counseling to start-up & existing businesses
Assistance in business planning, projections, financials, marketing & research
Education of lender expectations and assistance in obtaining appropriate financing
Comprehensive training in all areas of business management
SEMDC dedicates its energy and resources to providing support to small businesses and small-business owners across the nation. SEMDC helps businesses across the country through what we call the “3 C’s” of our service:
Capital: We work with about 5,000 banks to provide SBA loans to deserving small businesses.
Contracts: We work to ensure that 23% of federal contract dollars go to small businesses.
Counseling: 14,000 SBA-affiliated counselors are ready when you need small business guidance.
Small Business Resources
Step 1 Business Plan (doc)
Business Plan (PDF)
(The above documents are set up to print back to back.)
Step 2 Personal Financial Statement
(This is a MS Excel Spreadsheets. (*.xlxs))
Step 3 Business Financial-Reports
(There are a number of tabs on this MS Excel Spreadsheet. (*.xlsx))
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Southwest Montana Great Northern Development Corporation
Northeast Montana Great Falls Development Authority
Great Falls Area Bear Paw Development Corporation
Liberty, Hill, Blaine, Philips, and Chouteau counties Montana Department of Commerce – SBDC Montana
Montana’s SBDC Counseling & Training | SBA.gov
Learning center SBA District Office Calendar
Nationwide classes Virtual Advisor
Links to classes Outreach Systems eCenter Direct