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Guidance & Expert Access
The Northwest ISBDC offers small business owners and start-up entrepreneurs expert guidance and a comprehensive network of resources for little to no cost. We serve the seven counties of NW Indiana: Lake, Porter, La Porte, Newton, Jasper, Pulaski and Starke counties. We help you Start Stronger, Grow Faster, and Work Smarter.
Regional Host: Purdue University Northwest
- ISBDC Business Advisors can provide:
- One-on-one business counseling at no charge
- A business plan template and advice and assistance as you develop your business plan.
- Loan assistance
- Market data, demographic and spending data, competitor and customer lists
- Workshops and events on topics of interest to business owners
- Connections to business resources to aid in starting and growing your business