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Frequently Asked Questions About The Center for Green Industries


Q: What is the cost of the appointments?
A: The cost of the appointments is entirely free. We are here to help you!

Q: Is this an affordable process for my business?
A: Yes, the consultation and appointments are both free of charge.

Q: What kind of work do you do for my business?
A: We work with small businesses in the following aspects:
  • Sustainability
  • Business Start-up
  • Business Growth
  • Global Sales
  • Business Development
  • Technical Commercialization
  • Marketing
  • Procurement
  • Selling to Government
  • Financing

Q: Do you do anything besides working with businesses on consultations?
A: Yes, we do! We help startup businesses develop business plans and file the correct information. We also help businesses with normal development such as business growth, hiring employees, etc. at little or no cost to you!

Q: Are there any programs that are available to help further my business?
A: Yes, we offer several workshops throughout the year that help to develop your business. At little to no cost, they are a worthwhile investment for the longevity of your business.

Q: Can I send my employees to The Center to have them learn about becoming more green and becoming sustainable?
A: We offer many training opportunities that you and your employees can attend. Although sometimes a fee is required for the training sessions, the fee is a meaningful investment for the future of your company. The dates are listed online in our calendar.

Q: Does The Center for Green Industries offer any interns that would be willing to come and work with my business?
A: Depending on your needs, we may be able to arrange for a Master's in Business or Environmental Studies student to meet with you and work with you on a plan to find solutions to your questions or concerns.

Q: Are there any other means of workforce development?
A: We offer seminars and workshops for you and your employees to attend to help to develop your workforce. There are also various locations within the region that offer workforce development programs.