From Reptile Food to Ooh La La

February 6, 2014 - 9:05am
By Alan Christensen, Ephraim SBDC Director Last Friday morning on Utah’s Senate floor, Senator Ralph Okerlund paid special tribute to several small businesses that have utilized the services of their local Small Business Development Center (SBDC) office and are making a positive impact on Utah’s economy. 

Strengthening Utah’s Economic Fabric

February 25, 2013 - 12:25pm
By Alan Christensen, Ephraim SBDC Director As noted in a recent Salt Lake Tribune news article, Utah’s governor, Gary Herbert said, "You can’t have continued, sustained economic growth and expansion without a skilled labor force.”  Thus, the current legislative discussion about funding for education and workforce training.

Does Your Organization Meet Its Goals?

January 7, 2013 - 11:08am
By Alan Christensen, Ephraim SBDC Director This fall, Snow College's VP for Academic Affairs asked me to serve as a member of the college's Mission Fulfillment Team.  This group is charged with helping the college see how well they are doing toward achieving their mission and advising on ideas for improvement.

The Next "Big 5" Ideas for Marketing Your Business

November 19, 2012 - 11:28am
By Mike Young and Jason Yerka, Logan SBDC The next "Big 5" ideas for your marketing campaign: