Category Archives: News

Nov 28

SBTDC Technology Commercialization Team

We are pleased to introduce North Carolina’s small business innovation ecosystem to the SBTDC’s Technology Commercialization Team (including some new members)! Our team provides one-on-one business counseling and strategic advice to small business owners, university researchers, and entrepreneurs seeking to … Read More

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Apr 19

Award Winning Clients

Three SBTDC were recognized for excellence in the last month. Mojotone CEO named SBA’s NC Small Business Person of the Year SBTDC client Mojotone’s CEO was named the SBA’s 2023 NC Small Business Person of the Year. Michael McWhorter founded … Read More

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Apr 19

Music as a Business 101

By Clay Howard, SBTDC Regional Center Director and accomplished musician A business based in music differs in many ways from other businesses, with the number one difference being that, in music, most likely the product you are selling is YOU … Read More

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Apr 18

Burnout fueling turnover – and having significant impact on entrepreneurship

Source: Triangle Business Journal Burned out American workers frustrated by their 9-to-5 jobs are launching side hustles and full-blown businesses — part of a dramatic change in the business ecosystem brought about in part by the Covid-19 pandemic. That was … Read More

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Apr 06

IBD Team Attends NASBITE International 2023 Annual Conference

SBTDC’s IBD team joined more than 150 international trade educators and trade specialists for the in-person NASBITE Annual Conference held March 28-30 in Annapolis, Maryland. NASBITE conferences are known for their “takeaway” value and networking opportunities, and the 2023 event … Read More

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