Program Coordinator II (Atlanta)

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On October 9, 2017
The UGA SBDC seek a marketing, networking, and administrative professional with strong skills in organization, public speaking, event planning, digital marketing, and record keeping to serve the Atlanta area as a Program Coordinator II.
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Social Media: Timeless Tips for Business Owners

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On September 15, 2017
Most small business owners know that social media can be a great tool to use to help market their business and build relationships with customers. However, when it comes to how to use social media most effectively, many are left scratching their heads. And it is no wonder—the world of social media is constantly changing […]
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Campaign Approach to Marketing Feeds Sales at Atlanta Pizzeria

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On September 5, 2017
Slice Pizzeria, tucked away on Poplar Street in downtown Atlanta, celebrated its tenth anniversary in November 2016. Its business partners Brian Agee and Karen Smiley moved from their first pizzeria in the West End to Georgia State University’s western boundary in 2006, hoping to serve more students, tourists and conventioneers. “It was a very slow […]
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Get Your Business Online, Even if You Don’t Have a Website

  • Posted by Nathan Arnold
  • On September 1, 2017
According to Google’s “Let’s Put Our Cities On the Map” program, 4 out of 5 consumers use search engines to find local business information. That may not be surprising news to you as a consumer.  What is the first thing you do when you need to find something?  Chances are, you pull out your cell phone […]
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What Do You Need to Know About LinkedIn?

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On July 17, 2017
LinkedIn is unique among the elite pillars of today’s social media landscape. How so? First, LinkedIn is set up to facilitate B2B activities – networking, connecting, informing, and marketing.  In fact, it may be the best online B2B venue available.  (No cat videos, please!) Second, only 20% of the 500 million-member behemoth’s revenue derives from […]
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Customer Service: A Tale of Two Corporate Giants

  • Posted by Allison Willis
  • On June 15, 2017
As a SBDC Consultant, I consider myself a “business nerd,” someone that studies the best practices in business development, marketing and sales to try and offer my clients cutting edge advice to help them successfully start and grow their companies. Because of this, it is intriguing to me when I encounter exceptionally good or bad […]
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Increase Local Google Search Results in Four Easy Steps

  • Posted by Allison Willis
  • On June 15, 2017
What is Google My Business and why should you care? Google My Business is the most important building block for any businesses local marketing campaign. It is free, easy to set up and increases the likelihood of your business coming up in a search result organically. One of the most critical elements of Google being […]
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Networking Tips From a Wallflower

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On May 8, 2017
I have a confession to make.  I am an introvert.  For people with my particular type of personality, networking can be anywhere from exhausting to downright terrifying.  Unfortunately, networking is an essential part of any organizations marketing plan, especially in a town like Savannah where it’s all about who you know.  So, what is a […]
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