Yearly News Archives: 2016

BDP creates/retains 24,000 jobs, nearly $1B in increased sales for Missouri businesses

University of Missouri Extension Business Development Program creates or retains 24,000 jobs, nearly $1 billion in increased client sales for Missouri businesses.

Civil Design, Inc. – St. Louis (Where are they now?)

Woman-owned engineering firm named a workplace star.

Midway Development Co., Inc. – Columbia

A business started in a pool performs swimmingly.

Reflecting on 50 years: Nov. 2016

BDP TECH-SERIES program helps COE students, entrepreneurs.

IRS launches sharing economy site

Sharing means caring, and taxes.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services releases new Form I-9

USCIS says new form is smarter, easier

Roam Sticks, LLC – La Plata

Oh, give this family a home where the piggies roam

CellARide, LLC – Springfield

Tech firm texts their way to success.

2016 holiday schedule

They’re coming up fast — ready?

Reflecting on 50 years: Oct. 2016

BDP and MU College of Engineering combine the talents of faculty and staff to solve real-world problems.

Boots to Business Reboot

Veterans have the character, discipline and skills necessary for entrepreneurial success. But how to translate military acumen to business success?

Logboat Brewing, Accurate Rx Pharmacy, k12itc (Where are they now?)

Garnering even more kudos and awards

A-Plus Contractors LLC – Saint Charles

“The St. Louis SBTDC is really good at what they do. Where we are at today would not be possible without them.”

Etegra, Inc. – Olivette

How can a small firm get big? By acting big. And where are they now? Making money from the people who make money.

Meet Certify.SBA.Gov

New website streamlines application process for government contracting

Celebrate National Manufacturing Day, Oct. 7

National event seeks to inspire current and future generations of manufacturers.

St. Louis SBTDC aiding Ferguson recovery

St. Louis partners continue dedicated work to temper long-lasting effects of community unrest.

Hannibal Machine Inc. – Hannibal

MO PTAC helped narrow these entrepreneurs’ vision.

2017 total solar eclipse = bright business opportunity

Yes, it’s a year away, but why not prep now?

Small businesses matter

As proved by SBA stats