2014 UPCOMING EVENTS
 
 
July 9, 2014
How to Start a Business (Class to be taught in Spanish)
Time: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Place: Online – Please contact Carolina Ramon for Meeting ID.
Cost: $20
For more information, please call 770-414-3110.
 
July 17, 2014
8(a) Business Development Certification Step-by-Step
Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Place: SBA, 233 Peachtree St., NE, Ste. 1900, Peachtree Ctr./Harris Tower, Atlanta, GA 30303
Cost: FREE; Register online at http://sbdc.robinson.gsu.edu/
For more information, please call 404-413-7830 or call 404-331-0100, ext. 305.
 
July 23, 2014
QuickBooks Step-by-Step for Small Businesses
Time: 9:00 am – 12 pm
Place: Athens SBDC, Chicopee Complex, 1180 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30602-5412
Cost: $49 to include Continental Breakfast & Materials
Register online at www.athenssbdc.org.
For more information, please call 706-542-6791 or e-mail slay@georgiasbdc.org.
 
August 13, 2014 through September 17, 2014
Hispanic Entrepreneur Series (Classes to be taught in Spanish)
This is an in-depth entrepreneurial development program designed to help entrepreneurs, who own businesses or want to start a business, manage a successful small business enterprise. Course topics include: Business Organization; Licensing, Permits, Requirements, Mission Statements & Vision, Market Analysis, Pricing, Bookkeeping, Social Media, Taxes/Tax Credits, Financial Management, Leveraging Technology, The Business Plan, and more.
Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Place: Gwinnett SBDC, UGA Gwinnett Campus, 2530 Sever Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia, 30043
Cost: $199; Register online at www.gwinnettsbdc.org.
For more information, please call Carolina Ramon at 770-414-3110.
 
August 21, 2014
Preparing a GSA Schedule
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Place: Athens SBDC, Chicopee Complex, 1180 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30602-5412
Cost: FREE
To Register or for more information, please call 706-542-6791 or e-mail slay@georgiasbdc.org.
 
August 27, 2014
Government Contracting for Small Businesses
Time: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Place: Athens Technical College, Elbert County Campus, 1317 Athens Hwy., Room 140 Yeargin Center, Elberton, GA 30635
Cost: FREE
For more information or to register, please call 706-213-7600 or e-mail ecdev@elberton.net
 
August 27, 2014
Doing Business with UGA & DOAS (Learn to Register with Georgia Procurement Registry)
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Place: Athens SBDC, Chicopee Complex, 1180 East Broad Street, Athens, Georgia 30602
Cost: FREE
To Register or for more information, please call 706-542-6791 or e-mail slay@georgiasbdc.org.
 
September 10, 2014
Access to Capital (Class to be taught in Spanish)
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Place: Gwinnett SBDC, UGA Gwinnett Campus, 2530 Sever Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Cost: FREE
To register, please call Carolina Ramon at 770-414-3110; or register online at www.gwinnettsbdc.org.
 
September 17, 2014
Social Media (Class to be taught in Spanish)
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Place: Gwinnett SBDC, UGA Gwinnett Campus, 2530 Sever Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Cost: $20; Register online at www.gwinnettsbdc.org
For more information, please call Carolina Ramon at 770-414-3110.
 
September 25, 2014
Surety Bonding
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Place: Athens SBDC, Chicopee Complex, 1180 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30602-5412
Cost: $29; Register online at www.athenssbdc.org
For more information, please call 706-542-6791
 
October 9, 2014
Preference Programs and How They Can Help Your Business
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Place: Athens SBDC, Chicopee Complex, 1180 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30602-5412
Cost: FREE
To Register or for more information, please call 706-542-6791 or e-mail slay@georgiasbdc.org.
 
November 18, 2014
Federal Procurement Database System – Next Generation Database Training
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Place: Athens SBDC, Chicopee Complex, 1180 East Broad Street, Athens, Georgia 30602
Cost: FREE
To Register or for more information, please call 706-542-6791 or e-mail slay@georgiasbdc.org.
 
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- Bobbie and Herman Lee

News Releases

  • July 10th, 2014

    The Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank takes a look at small business lending

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  • May 2th, 2014

    Register for National Small Business Week Webinars

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  • April 29th, 2014

    Small Business Award Winners

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  • March 28th, 2014

    Women Owned Firms in Georgia

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  • March 5th, 2014

    Recent achievements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act report from SBA

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  • January 14th, 2014

    Small Business optimism crawls forward

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  • January 6th, 2014

    What Did 2013’s Disasters Teach Us About Being Prepared?

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  • December 5th, 2013

    Research Study: Why a Firm Hires Its First Employee

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  • November 19th, 2013

    Analysis of Internet Sales Tax

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  • November 5th, 2013

    SBA’s Affordable Care Act 101 Webinars

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  • September 30th, 2013

    Questions about the Affordable Care Act?

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