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Industry Specific Help


Consulting to Help Your Business in its Industry

The Wyoming Small Business Development Center offers specialized consulting in many areas in addition to business consulting.  In an effort to better help businesses with questions in their own industry, the Wyoming Small Business Development Center has brought in industry experts, funded in part by the SBA Jobs Act. We currently offer three specific areas and one to help special areas for any industry:

  • Advantage in Retail Institute
  • Strategic Patent Management
  • Construction Assistance
  • Industry Expert Program: For any other industry you might be in

 See below for more information:

Advantage In Retail Institute

The Wyoming Entrepreneur SBDC's Advantage in Retail Institute will provide quality instruction, how to's and information via webinar in 8 weekly workshops to help retail owners, managers, and employees:

  • Make positive exciting changes to their work environment
  • Help their business grow their own bottom line
  • Provide the customer service their customers expect

The weekly webinars will be presented by Karen St. Clair, MBA, covering topics such as Customer Service, Back Office Management Skills, Retail Procedures, Marketing, Inventory Management and more.  Normally this program costs $299, but through Wyoming Entrepreneur you may be eligible to participate for only $49.

Click here to see the information flyer and click here for the full the application.


Strategic Patent Management Program

The Wyoming Entrepreneur SBDC's Strategic Patent Management Program provides personal, focused access to an expert in intellectual property.  The program package includes:

  • A single consultation session with Jeff Carpenter from Development Capital Networks (DCN) at no cost to the applicant (up to 1 hour, 50 minutes)
  • One additional 30-minute follow-up session with DCN at no expense to the applicant
  • Attendance at "Strategic Patent Management for Entrepreneurs Workshop", a half-day program held Monday, June 18 in Laramie WY, which is required for program participation and includes a $95 registration fee.

For more information and to apply, please click here

Construction Company Consulting

Construction companies face many of their own challenges that can be overcome with the right help.  Wyoming Entrepreneur SBDC can provide that right help with a consultant providing help specifically for construction companies.  If you have questions or problems you would like help with, please apply to our Construction Specific Program, to download the application, click here.

Industry Expert Program

Our Wyoming Entrepreneur SBDC team knows from experience the wide variety of businesses in different industries and that many need help with the particularities of those industries.  With this program you will recieve five hours of free SBDC consulting plus up to $900 worth of consulting from an industry expert.  Click here to download the application with additional information.