Florida SBDC Business Blog

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    Tricycle Studios to Grow 30 percent, each year, for the next 5 years

    Tricycle Studios, one of Tampa Bay’s first digital marketing agencies, began in the fall of 1996 when founders, Tona Bell and Randy Rosenthal, combined their expertise in advertising and video production with business assistance from the Florida Small Business Development Center at the University of […]

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    Top 5 Business Financing Considerations

    Financial injections come with the territory of business ownership, as does the extensive range of methods and lenders/investors to choose from. It’s critical to take a step back and review all the considerations before diving into something that either: A. wastes your time, or B. […]

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    Promotional Analysis: What do you Present to Your Potential Customers

    When was the last time you reviewed the company’s marketing and advertising materials?  You should update your materials on a scheduled basis so they don’t present an obsolete or confusing representation of your business. 

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    Yanina Rosario talks about keys to success with 10 News

    SBDC’s Yanina Rosario spoke about the keys to business success in today’s economic climate, a combination of having the right attitude, the right budgeting, and often the right advice when you don’t have the answers. Yanina, SBDC assistant director & business consultant, gave

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    Making your business plan golden

    Writing The Business Plan As a budding entrepreneur you’re about to sit down and begin the arduous task of drafting a business plan. The typical reaction is a speedy attempt to whack an awesome strategy together. Before you start this step, you need to conduct […]

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    Pinellas Water Paddling Goes Nationwide

    Brody Welte came to Florida looking for the ideal location to start a new stand up paddling business. He found that location in St. Petersburg and brings a little adventure into everyone’s lives as the business continues to grow, organize events across the county and […]

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