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Your EDC understands small business and the challenges you are facing. We are here to assist with counseling, guidance, and resources in all areas of small business.

We are part of a national network of organizations selected by the SBA as part of the Community Navigator Pilot Program.

So how do you get started and access the assistance your business needs? It’s simple:
Step 1: Register by clicking on the link below:


The Miami-Dade Business Navigator Program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.




1. Access to capital

2. Finding qualified employees

3. Increased competition

4. Regulatory compliance

5. Managing cash flow

6. Utilizing technology

7. Keeping up with changing customer demands needs

8. Securing a physical location

9. Making the transition to digital marketing

10. Keeping up with changing market trends



Our counselors have the expertise to guide you to the right funding sources that fit your needs and budget

Learn strategies and utilize tools that will engage and recruit

Learn insight to keep ahead of your competition

Guidance on human resource practices to keep you compliant

Counselors guide you through creating budgets and costsaving strategies that will keep your cash flow healthy

Learn and engage the right technology that will help your business grow

Gain insight to keep ahead of your customers’ ever-changing

Big steps are easy – Our counselors can help you determine the best location for your business

Our techie counselors are standing by to help you harness the digital world and expand your customer base

Stay ahead of the curve, and your competitors, with top trending strategies and resources

The Miami-Dade Business Navigator (MDBN) program is the answer to business challenges. This program was created, and funded in part by the SBA, to provide direct access to resources for underserved or disadvantaged businesses. The MDBN counselors will provide free one-on-one consulting and access to financial assistance, capital, marketing, business operations, industry-specific development, technical training, and more.

Register today! It’s fast and easy.

1. Open the camera on your phone
2. Scan the QR code below
3. Click on the yellow text that appears on your camera screen
4. Fill in the form and tell us how to reach you
5. You’re done! Counselors will contact you soon


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