BGSU Magazine Winter 2012

Developing Effective Businesses and Organizations


With Ohio's current economic challenges, struggling businesses and organizations need help to stay competitive within an increasingly global environment. Budding entrepreneurs need assistance in creating new businesses, and even successful companies need advice as they try to expand. This interdisciplinary program unites seven institutes and academic centers to offer exactly that.

"BGSU has a tremendous array of resources to help start, grow and strengthen businesses and organizations in Ohio," said Dr. William Balzer, dean of BGSU Firelands and a member of the team that proposed the center. "Our new center will provide a one-stop shop for clients. When they come to DEBO, we can connect them to one or more areas of expertise that are most appropriate."

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Developing Effective Businesses and Organizations