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Carson Business Solutions has a dual mission. For businesses, we serve as a free resource to companies across the state, helping them refine their customer value proposition, drive business innovation and develop new opportunities for future growth. For students, we offer the valuable opportunity of working with a real business to solve a real problem or develop an opportunity.

Carson Business Solutions seeks to cultivate and develop the next generation of business leaders, preparing them to compete for top jobs by placing them in challenging business situations before they complete their degree.

With a large percentage of WSU graduates choosing to stay in Washington, Carson Business Solutions is well positioned to provide a new pipeline of job candidates for businesses across the state, ultimately . By helping small and medium-sized businesses find innovative ways to grow, Carson Business Solutions strives to produce an accretive source of economic value to the state of Washington.

Student consultancy

Carson Business Solutions operates as a student consultancy, pairing student teams with small businesses and nonprofits to help them improve and grow. Students work under faculty supervision with the support and guidance of volunteer Coaches. The program is confidential and will provide more than 700 hours of free consulting services to qualifying businesses each year.

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Questions?

Contact Garth Mader,
Director of Carson Business Solutions
garth.mader@wsu.edu