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Rosewater Kinetics

An injury leads to a unique business opportunity “[The SBDC] is a great place to get a critical point of view on what you are trying to achieve.” – Mike Romiski, owner After suffering a brain injury, Mike Romiski needed to regain coordination and the use of his hands. A friend recommended swinging Indian clubs, an …

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Isaacs Humigation Technology (IHT)

A father’s invention strengthens the potato storage industry “[The SBDC’s] resources are sophisticated enough for our tech business and accessible to anyone.” – Blake Isaacs, owner Blake Isaacs moved back to Idaho to help his father, Garry, grow his business based on an invention he patented nearly a decade ago. The humigator is a tool …

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News Articles

Alphabet Soup

SBDC, ASBDC, SBA, SCORE, PTAC, WBC, COBE… Acronyms are everywhere, especially in our organization. What do they mean? Who is who? Why does the government love acronyms? I can answer the first two questions, but I suspect that the latter is one of the great mysteries of the universe up there with: Why are we …

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Habitat Veterinary Hospital

Transforming into a progressive, full-service veterinary hospital “The SBDC was a life line for me when I needed advice on how to keep our business running and manage our debt.” – Dr. Reed Linenberger, co-owner Dr. Reed Linenberger and Dr. Sohaila Maleki started Habitat in 2006 as a retail pet shop offering limited veterinary services. …

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News Articles

Workers are key to preventing cyber attacks

The Idaho SBDC recognizes cyber security as an important aspect of running a successful business.  Cyber security is a multi-factor issue with employee behavior being equally as important as the technical protections and operational design. This Idaho Business Review article shines a light on what some Idaho businesses are discovering in cyber security.

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