SBDC GrowSmart
Smart Strategies for Profitable Growth


10 Year Anniversary Video (11 min)

Whether you've been in business for twenty years or two years, SBDC GrowSmart™ can align your vision for your business with the steps to get you there. Create a framework to improve the performance of your business and shape the success of your business for years to come.

Work ON your business, not just IN your business!

  • A step-by-step evaluation of your business and markets.

  • A hands-on, interactive forum that promotes sharing of best practices.

  • Tools to build your business, both now and for the future.

SBDC GrowSmart™ graduates gain:

  • A strategic business plan with a long-term vision and strategies.

  • A mastery of key business concepts.

  • A network of entrepreneurial peers and professional resources.

In full or half day weekly sessions, learn to analyze, plan and manage your business like a seasoned CEO.Detailed Course Description.

SBDC GrowSmart™ Schedule:
(Click location for information/application)

 

Location

Date

 

Atlanta

March 28

Application

Augusta

April 22

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Fayetteville

July 30

Application

Savannah

September 16

Application

Kennesaw

September 19

Application

Statewide Sponsor
One Georgia

Sponsor

 


GrowSmart™ Supporters and Sponsors

Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council

The Home Depot

Georgia Mentor Protege Connection

AGL Resources

Greater Women's Business Council

Skanska

The Coca-Cola Company

AT&T Foundation

Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

AFLAC, Inc.

Coastal Area District Development Authority 

The Wachovia Foundation

Guardian Bank of Valdosta

GE Energy

Tailsspin

With the assistance of the SBA and GA SBDC, success came quickly for Jeffrey Manley and Jusak Bernhard, so fast it made their TailsSpin

- Jeffrey Manley and Jusak Bernhard

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