The SOU Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Medford, OR provides in-depth, one-on-one guidance to federally legal for-profit businesses at no fee by appointment.

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Click HERE to register for our services and to request an appointment. 
After you have completed your registration, someone will contact you within 3 business days.
Please note:Our appointments may already be booked for at least a few weeks out. 

For new clients and aspiring entrepreneurs, we recommend that you attend our FREE 1 hour Introduction to Entrepreneurship Orientation.  To learn more and to register, click  HERE. 


The 15th Annual Rogue Valley Business Resource Forum will be held on Friday, October 20th at the Higher Education Center in Downtown Medford. This exciting event connects attendees with peers, dynamic speakers, and representatives from the regional agencies that provide resources to small businesses and entrepreneurs.

Click HERE to visit our Forum page.

 To register for this free event, click  HERE.

The SOU SBDC is excited to offer a Small Business Management Course, intended for operating businesses that are ready to continue growing. The class combines instruction with personal advising and will be held monthly from October to June. For information and to submit a registration for approval, click HERE.

Our Upcoming Business Entrepreneurship Sustainability & Training Seminar:
Increase Your Online Presence 
The SBDC business advisors have expertise in a broad spectrum of business issues. We provide services to business owners including:
Start-up Assistance - Feasibility Assistance - Business Plan Assistance
Market and industry research - Financial understanding, analysis, and profit strategies
Systems and operations planning - Strategic planning
Access to SCALE OREGONAccess to local Capital Access TeamAccess to Government Contract Assistance
Access to Business Resources - Access to the Oregon SBDC Network  
And more!

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The Small Business Development Center is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. The support given by the Small Business Administration through such funding does not constitute or express an implied endorsement of any of the cosponsors; or participants' opinions, products, or services.

Special arrangement for disabled individuals will be made if requested in advance.

Small Business Development Center
101 S. Bartlett Street
Medford, OR 97501
(541) 552-8300
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