June 16 | Starting a Business

June 16 | Starting a Business

  • Posted by Emily Ambrose
  • On May 3, 2017
Covers important tools and resources a business owners needs to establish a solid foundation during its early formative years.
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How to Choose the Best Suppliers for Your Business

  • Posted by Emily Ambrose
  • On May 3, 2017
When you think about your business and its success, are you also thinking about who your suppliers will be and what part they will play in the success of your business? If you aren’t, then you should be. In a successful business, the bottom line is sales. The right suppliers play an important part in […]
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How Do You Measure Success?

  • Posted by Cheryl Greenerl
  • On May 2, 2017
by Alisa Kirk It’s common for businesses to do strategic planning in the Fall and set goals for the common year.  By April, one of two things usually happens:  either the plans and goals are still in place and perhaps even tweaked as circumstances dictate, or the plans and goals are in a drawer somewhere […]
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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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