GrowSMART | April 3

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On March 7, 2018
In full or half day weekly sessions, learn to analyze and manage your business like a seasoned CEO.
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Strategic Planning Tools for Sustainable Success | April 10th |

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On March 7, 2018
 “If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail.”  It’s no wonder why many small businesses still struggle to grow, considering these statistics:    95% of a typical workforce doesn’t understand its organization’s strategy   90% of organizations fail to execute their strategies successfully  86% of executive teams spend less than one hour per […]
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Best Franchise Opportunities for 2018

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On February 5, 2018
Did you know there are nearly 4,000 franchise opportunities available in North America spanning over 90 industries? Franchising is much more than fast food. Leslie Kuban of FranNet in Atlanta, GA has owned multiple franchises since 1996 and has helped over 400 first-time business owners evaluate and buy a franchise opportunity. Leslie co-authored Amazon Business […]
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UGA SBDC at Georgia State University: Managing Your Business In The 21st Century

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On October 5, 2016
    Managing Your Business in the 21st Century Friday, October 21st 9:20am-4pm Georgia State University Alpharetta Campus 3775 Brookside Pkwy Alpharetta, GA 404-413-7830 Running a small business in the 21st century is fraught with all sorts of unprecedented perils. Between technology, social media, managing millennials, and cybersecurity, the small business landscape has changed dramatically […]
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2016 Credit Myths and Realities UGA SBDC at GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On September 12, 2016
  The Program The SBDC at Georgia State University is presenting this three-hour seminar designed to inform the small business owner about the myths and realites associated with pursuing financing for their business. Seeking a loan or investment for your small business can seem daunting- especially given the amount of incorrect or misleading information often […]
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Facebook and the Power of Video

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On April 18, 2016
78% of Americans have one or more social media accounts, which means no matter who your customer is they’re probably on social media. In an age of exponential digital and mobile growth, it’s increasingly difficult to grow your business without social in your marketing mix. There’s no doubt Facebook is King of the social media roost, and that video is the fastest growing type of viral content. But how can your business use video and Facebook to reach customers and make a digital splash? This class is a hands-on, practical guide to getting started with Facebook and video content.
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Number 1 Way to Lose Readers In Record Time

  • Posted by Telisha Jackson
  • On January 21, 2016
So you’ve followed our lead, done your research, made notes on our tips and tricks, and written a well-crafted article for your newsletter. DON’T HIT SEND JUST YET. There’s one more critical step. Neglecting this step is a surefire way to lose readers — and your reputation. Proofread. Then proofread again. Then ask someone else to […]
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