SBDC GrowSMART is a dynamic program for owners and senior managers of growing businesses.
2016 GrowSMART UGA SBDC at Gwinnett
Tuesday, October 18th 8am-5pm
Tuesday, October 25th 8am-5pm
Tuesday, November 1st 8am-5pm
Tuesday, November 8th 8am-5pm
Tuesday, November 15th 8am-5pm
Location: UGA Gwinnett Campus
2530 Sever Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
For information, contact 678-985-6820 or fax 678-985-6819
To allow participants maximum benefit from this interactive forum, enrollment is limited and an application is required. Tuition is $895 per person, Early bird discounts of $300
available. Applications are reviewed to ensure competitive conflicts are eliminated. Light breakfast, lunch and training materials are included.
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 day weekly sessions, learn to analyze, plan and manage your business like a seasoned CEO.
Manage Better, Grow Faster!
If your business is ready for growth, SBDC GrowSMART gives you the tools and strategies to reach your goals. GrowSMART was developed by the UGA SBDC to meet the needs of growing businesses. Combining the latest ideas with timeless principles, GrowSMART will propel your business forward! UGA SBDC training has helped thousands of business owners build a foundation for growth. GrowSMART is the product of our experience and commitment to Georgia’s small businesses.
35 hours of class time, covering all areas of business operation practices, expert speakers add insights to the topic of the day, Step-by-Step development of your company’s strategies for growth.
The program is designed for leaders of companies with:
- At least two years of successful operation
- Annual revenues of $30,000 or more
- The opportunity and desire to grow
Module 1: Planning for Growth
Module 2: Marketing, Research, Planning and Implementation
Module 3: Leadership & Management
Module 4: Financial Analysis, Tools & Resources