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If your business was not fully prepared to deal with the extraordinary challenges posed by COVID-19, you were not alone. Planning for disaster is no l... Learn More
SBDC’s Statewide Survey Finds Many Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19, Eager to Put Resiliency Plans in Place
A survey of 1,549 small businesses in the state by the NH Small Business Development Center (SBDC) found more than half had seen their revenue decreas... Learn More
Business is going crazy for Zapata Trucking Express of Manchester
Manuel Zapata’s company, Zapata Trucking Express, is based in Manchester and transports freight of all kinds from coast to coast.  Zapata is “going cr... Learn More
Tina Marchand is here to save us from monotony. Over the past year, as children and parents have had to adjust plans around birthdays, graduations, an... Learn More
Richard Tango-Lowy’s passion for chocolate has earned him renown - and customers - from all over the world. As much as they are an adventure for the ... Learn More
Business is churning along nicely for ice cream entrepreneur amid a pandemic
Basil-Strawberry Swirl? Blueberry Chocolate Chip? It’s hard for Kristina Zontini to name a favorite among her many custom creations after a successful... Learn More
2020 Impact Report Released
The SBDC helped 7,178 businesses through this pandemic to not only survive, but in many cases, thrive. Our team, with over 200 years of small business... Learn More
A dream, an NH SBDC business advisor, and a New Americans Fund Loan lead to popular Middle Eastern food in Manchester
Zem Zem is a Manchester-based Middle Eastern restaurant run by Ali Shukur, an Iraqi immigrant, and his wife and two teenage daughters. A family frien... Learn More
Are you stuck in a single domestic market and want to increase your sales and profits? Are you wondering about the potential for expanding your busine... Learn More
The Strength of Community
The story of Wicked Flannel and its ability to survive the pandemic, reshape its business plan, and emerge in a better position to succeed is not only... Learn More