2016 Learning Opportunities for Entrepreneurs

Alternative Financing Workshop

  • Posted by Marjory Wooten
  • On July 27, 2016
A financial workshop for small businesses or new start-ups in need of alternative finance options. Businesses need access to capital to operate and grow their business.  However, traditional loans are not always available nor are they necessarily the best sources for all businesses. This workshop will include a panel of experts. They will discuss alternative […]
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Doing Business with State and Local Governments

  • Posted by Suzette Lay-Heard
  • On July 25, 2016
Conducting business with state and local governments is a viable means of developing your public sector procurement efforts.  State governments often include similar agencies as federal departments and may include state agencies such as the Secretary of State, the Department of Economic Development, the Department of Revenue, the Department of Transportation, and others.  Local governments […]
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Hiring To Win

  • Posted by Marjory Wooten
  • On July 20, 2016
Have you ever promoted someone or hired someone that did not live up to your expectations?   Did you know there are assessments that can be used to “job match” your applicants? Are you knowledgeable about the hiring process?   Learn to gain a competitive advantage by developing great talent for your business. Join us […]
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Targeting Your Customers

  • Posted by Kinsey Terry
  • On July 18, 2016
A lot of business owners feel that they have to market to the whole world – or at least their whole city/county/community.  It scares them to consciously make a decision not to market to some segment (or segments) of their universe. As small business owners, we don’t have huge marketing budgets.  So, it really is […]
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2016 SBDC GrowSMART – Atlanta

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On July 13, 2016
Whether in business for two years or twenty years, many small business owners are so busy working IN the business, they neglect working ON it. Click for more info!
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5 Tips for Using Facebook Ads

  • Posted by Kinsey Terry
  • On July 13, 2016
As of July 2016, Facebook announced the decline in your organic reach for business page. The main reason for that is because Facebook wants to show users what they want to see from their friends. Facebook has a great handle on what is important to you based on who and what you interact with most […]
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