Are we making a difference?

Do we make a difference in the businesses that we serve through the Kansas Small Business Development Center (KSBDC) network?

In sales growth?

chart KSBDC clients v all Kansas businesses jobs growth

KSBDC clients jobs growth outperforms all Kansas business

chart of KSBDC clients v all Kansas businesses sales growth

KSBDC clients sales growth outperform all Kansas businesses

In job growth?

The answer is, “Yes.”

Each year the Kansas Small Business Development Center (KSBDC) network invests time and resources to confirm our impact through surveys, audits, and in-depth studies. We need to know that the resources and support we are providing our small business clients are making a difference in their businesses. In the graphs you’ll note that our small business clients have consistently grown their annual sales and annual jobs at a greater rate than all Kansas businesses.

Do we make a difference?

Yes, we do.