Don’t miss our annual StartSMART course happening October 13, 2015 in Savannah, GA. This course is spread out over eight weekly sessions to help motivate you and provide you with the resources to put your business dream within reach.
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Savannah | October 13 | UGA SBDC in Savannah
StartSmart covers these important topics in eight high-energy, interactive modules:
- Foundations for a Successful Business
- Marketing Research & Analysis
- Capturing the Market
- Efficient Operations
- Financial Foundations
- Financial Plan
- Bringing it All Together
- Implementing and Presenting the Plan
Owning your own business is the American dream. Building it to withstand the test of time requires a unique set of tools. SBDC StartSmart™ provides the resources, support, and motivation to put your dream within reach.
SBDC StartSmart™ provides the tools to:
- Evaluate your concept and develop plans to move forward.
- Acquire a working knowledge of business fundamentals.
- Build an infrastructure for business operations and processes.
SBDC StartSmart™ graduates acquire:
- An actionable business plan.
- Access to financial and business resources.
- A network of entrepreneurial peers and professionals.
In just 8 three-hour sessions, learn to plan and analyze your vision by creating a thoroughly researched and tested business plan. All sessions are led by experienced SBDC facilitators who help create a unique and powerful learning experience.
If you can dream it, we can help! Owning your own business is the American dream, but building it to withstand the test of time takes a unique set of tools—and a lot of hard work. StartSmart™ will show you the way.
SBDC StartSmart™ Gets Results:
- Evaluate & refine your business concept
- Improve your knowledge of business concepts
- Research markets and competition
- Develop a financial forecast to improve chances of success
- Develop a thorough, practical business plan
- On-going consulting from SBDC professionals keeps you on track
SBDC StartSmart™ was developed by The Georgia SBDC Network. The program is facilitated by specially trained SBDC Consultants and an award winning textbook by renowned author Rhonda Abrams.
On Your Mark, Start. . . Grow!
Designed specifically for new entrepreneurs, SBDC StartSmart provides the resources and support to launch your company and put your dreams within reach. StartSmart will help you launch a business built for today’s challenging times. In just seven sessions, learn to evaluate and implement your vision by creating a thorough, well researched business plan.