SBDC Recognized as a “Best Place to Work”

SBDC Recognized as a “Best Place to Work”

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On June 28, 2016
The UGA SBDC has been recognized by Georgia Trend Magazine as one of the 2016 “Best Places to Work in Georgia.” The SBDC program, part of the university’s Public Service and Outreach arm, has 17 locations across Georgia and provides business training and consulting to small business owners and prospective entrepreneurs. The evaluation process was managed by the Best Companies Group in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and analyzes organizations based on criteria that includes employee’s views on leadership and planning, corporate culture and communications, role satisfaction, work environment, and overall engagement.
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Area Director (Statesboro)

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On June 28, 2016
The UUGA SBDC is seeking a highly motivated individual for a management-level, public service faculty position dedicated to helping GA businesses grow.
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Maximum People in Americus, GA

  • Posted by Nathan Arnold
  • On June 28, 2016
Cost $25 Chamber Members $35 Non Chamber Members   Class size is limited. Reserve your seat today! Call (229) 924-2646 Or email chamber@sumtercountychamber.com Challenged with HR decisions? The five-week Maximum People Series offers business owners and leaders an opportunity to examine complex issues surrounding the hiring process. Under the direction of a trained SBDC expert, […]
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Maximum Service in Cordele, GA

  • Posted by Nathan Arnold
  • On June 28, 2016
Cost $39 Chamber Members $49 Non Chamber Members Materials and lunch provided   Call to Reserve your seat by August 10! Call (229) 273-1668 Or email cmays@cordele-crisp-chamber.com Great customer care is the lifeline for any small business. Offer a top quality product or service without it and the ability to grow a loyal customer following […]
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Marketing Strategy and Tactics

  • Posted by Marjory Wooten
  • On June 27, 2016
Marketing Strategy and Tactics for your small business A 3 hour workshop on Marketing Strategy and Tactics at the Gainesville location. Learn about understanding customer needs which drive your business Learn about the 4 P’s of Marketing: Product, Price, Place and Promotion Discover a Marketing Roadmap Learn about Personal Selling Class:  Marketing Strategy and Tactics […]
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Starting A Business Workshop

  • Posted by Marjory Wooten
  • On June 24, 2016
Thursday, August 18 in Rabun Gap, GA Rabun Economic Development Center 400 Kelly’s Creek Rd, Suite 101 The Starting a Business workshop covers important tools and resources a business owner needs to establish a solid foundation during its early years. Topics for Discussion include: Personal Traits of an Entrepreneur Marketing Analysis Legal and Insurance Considerations […]
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Strategic Plans Are Less Important than Strategic Planning

  • Posted by Nathan Arnold
  • On June 23, 2016
Mention the word “plan” to most managers and the image that springs to their minds might well be a travel plan. Drawn up by travel agents, these lay out in clear and certain terms the sequence of your trip and what to expect when, specifying: where you’re going from, your destination, where you’ll stay en route […]
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August 10: Logistics for Small Business

  • Posted by Marjory Wooten
  • On June 23, 2016
Are you an existing business handling physical products using your own warehouse? Are you interested in learning about better management of the cost of your operation? Are you a manufacturer, distributor, or retailer who conducts order fulfillment from your own facility? Attend our NO COST class Learn about the key elements of managing transportation, warehousing, […]
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Stay Updated with New Job Openings

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On June 21, 2016
Would you like to work at the UGA SBDC, but don't see a job opening in your area? Login to LinkedIn and follow our careers page. You will be alerted whenever a new job has been posted. Feel free to share the page with your network.
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Three S’s of Business Success

  • Posted by Kinsey Terry
  • On June 20, 2016
The year 2016 has seen the greatest increase in consumer spending in six years.  Rising home prices and personal incomes are driving up disposable income, resulting in more frequent and larger consumer purchases.  Meanwhile, thousands of baby boomers are retiring daily, opening the door for a new cohort of earners to jump in and step […]
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