Pooler Vet in Bloomingdale, GA

  • Posted by Macy Thomas
  • On October 2, 2020
UGA helps veterinary hospital adapt to COVID-19 restrictions, get back on track for expansion     Dr. Mike Ammermon, a UGA alumnus and doctor of veterinary medicine, opened Pooler Veterinary Hospital in 2013 with two veterinarians and two staff members by his side.         By 2018, the business had grown to four […]
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Direct Spending by Film/TV Industry at Record High for Savannah

  • Posted by Liz Overstreet
  • On April 2, 2019
Direct spending by the film and entertainment production industry in Savannah hit a record high for 2018. The Savannah Area Film Office, soon to be renamed the Savannah Regional Film Commission, announced today that direct spending reached a record high of $120.1 million this year from the entertainment production industry. Total economic impact for the […]
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Remembering Former UGA Business Dean and National Legacy

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On March 26, 2019
Former University of Georgia business dean, William C. Flewellen, Jr., 100 years-of-age, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019. He leaves behind a national legacy for business education and small business assistance as he was the driving force behind the creation of the national Small Business Develop Center (SBDC) program. Flewellen, who was named dean of […]
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3 Places to Find More Cash in Your Business

  • Posted by Liz Overstreet
  • On March 13, 2019
Is your business consistently profitable but somehow still tight on cash month after month? Do you find yourself continue to sell more and yet not having any more cash to show for it? If your company is profitable but your bank account is still coming up short, here are three places to examine. Accounts Receivable. […]
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A UGA-Assisted Doggy Day Care and Dog Treat Bakery in Savannah is Thriving

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On January 23, 2019
When Tonya and Nick Rintye decided to open a day care and boarding facility for dogs, they went to the UGA Small Business Development Center (UGA SBDC) in Savannah for assistance. They learned right away that they needed more than an idea to start a business. “I didn’t have any money to put down on a […]
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Small Businesses Fail for Consistent Reasons

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On July 24, 2018
The statistics on small business failure vary widely depending on the report and the source. Some say nine out of 10 while others put the first year failure rate as low as 20 percent. As a small business owner, you may not care what the actual number is as long as you are not one […]
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Financial Figures You Should Monitor

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On July 24, 2018
As a business consultant, I get to help people grow their businesses. The first meeting I have with clients typically starts with them telling me about their business. I watch them light up as they talk about their mission and vision and how far they have come. When I shift the conversation over to their […]
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