We Make an Impact!

We Make an Impact!

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On April 26, 2017
The 2016 economic impact study of the University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (UGA SBDC) provides solid evidence that entrepreneurs utilizing UGA SBDC assistance experience greater sales and employment growth than the state averages. The study found that the employment base of UGA SBDC’s existing business clients grew by 15.5 percent, while overall employment […]
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Business Consultant (Athens)

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On April 18, 2017
The UGA SBDC seeks an experienced management professional with strong skills in financial analysis, business budgeting, small business lending practices, and problem solving to serve the Athens area as a business consultant.
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Government Proposal/Grant Writing Techniques for Your Small Business

  • Posted by Suzette Lay-Heard
  • On April 17, 2017
This seminar is designed to help existing small businesses who are seeking government contracts, but may encounter problems responding to RFP (request for proposal), the RFQ (request for quote), or the IFB (invitation to bid). The program will cover the proper format, administrative procedures, and specific requirements; and it may be beneficial to those seeking […]
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How to do Business with the Federal Government

  • Posted by Suzette Lay-Heard
  • On April 17, 2017
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, Office of Minority Business Development is sponsoring a seminar on How to do Business with the Federal Government.  Do you want to get your piece of the pie? Have you ever thought about doing business with the federal government? Did you know that the federal government is […]
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Using QuickBooks® to Effectively Manage Your Small Business

  • Posted by Suzette Lay-Heard
  • On April 17, 2017
This course is designed to help participants establish the core foundation necessary to identify, establish and maintain an effective accounting system. Highly recommended for small business owners who are considering QuickBooks® or have recently purchased the software, this two-hour presentation covers a whole range of topics including a review of the critical factors to consider […]
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Minority Business Enterprise Premier Development Program

  • Posted by Suzette Lay-Heard
  • On April 14, 2017
The Minority Business Enterprise Premier Development Program (PDP) is a six-month program for minority and women business owners. The program includes various high powered training sessions which will arm business owners with dynamic skills and increase opportunities for success.  Enrollment is limited. Key Elements: Create a customized business plan for your company Monitor progress against your […]
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Cloud Accounting for Small Business

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On April 14, 2017
As a retired accountant, I have heard possibly every reason from small business owners over the years for not having an accounting program to monitor the state of their business.  The reasons ranged from the cost of a program, do not know how to use it, time to use it, and too many more to […]
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Web Application Developer (Athens)

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On April 12, 2017
The UGA SBDC is looking for a candidate with good people skills and a strong technical background to help with development of several applications critical to our business processes.
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