Studer: Access to capital crucial for start-up success


When I meet with our local small business leaders in our Studer Community Institute round table sessions, there are typically two prevailing challenges: how to attract and retain talent and how to gain access to capital.

Let’s talk about the second issue: cash. Small businesses getting the money they need to get started is a complex issue that I will address in a variety of ways over the next several months. Today, let’s look at it from a big-picture standpoint.

Anyone who has started a business knows that finding money is both critical and difficult. For the business to be successful, and in turn for the community to have a better quality of life, access to capital is vital.