Business Assistance – Nebraska Business Development Center – Metropolitan – Omaha

Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) helps strengthen Nebraska businesses for a healthy economy and prosperous communities. Certified consultants provide confidential, impartial business planning services for established and start-up businesses. NBDC will help a business develop a business plan as well as detailed financial projections covering three years of operations, information that is essential for successful financing applications. NBDC can also provide Exit & Succession Planning, as well as low-cost, high quality business valuation reports for small businesses with values from $100,000 to $10,000,000.

About

The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) is a department of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha with offices in Omaha, Lincoln, Wayne, Norfolk, Grand Island, Kearney, North Platte, McCook, Scottsbluff and Chadron. Our partners throughout the State include the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Wayne State College and Chadron State College.

NBDC helps strengthen Nebraska businesses for a healthy economy and prosperous communities. Certified consultants provide confidential, impartial business planning services for established and start-up businesses.


NBDC will help a business develop a business plan as well as detailed financial projections covering three years of operations, information that is essential for successful financing applications. 


NBDC can also provide Exit & Succession Planning, as well as low-cost, high quality business valuation reports for small businesses with values from $100,000 to $10,000,000.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Forming a Business
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research
  • Business Plan Consulting, Development and Review
  • Demographic/Census Data

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Obtaining Debt Funding
  • Obtaining Equity Funding
  • Obtaining Government Funding
  • Technology Grants
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Real Estate Finance

Operations and Logistics

  • Locating Freight Forwarders/Customs Brokers

Import and Export Assistance

  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets
  • Locating Foreign Distributors
  • Networking/Exploring Exporting
  • Financial Assistance for Exporting Activities

Libraries and Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data

Marketing/Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Demographics/Census Data
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets

Economic and Site Development

  • Lease Review
  • Site Location Assistance

Regulatory Compliance

  • International Regulatory Compliance

Training

  • Trade Education and Training
  • International Trade Training
  • Marketing Plan Development and Training

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Valuation
  • Purchasing an Existing Business

Human Resources

  • Employee Development, Hiring and Policies

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
  • Forming a Business
  • Startup Business Counseling

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling

Business Planning

  • Business Succession Planning
Primary Contact
Tony Schultz
Address
University of Nebraska Omaha
6708 Pine Street, Mammel Hall, Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68182
Phone
(402) 554-6633