Training

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We also have online training resources available for your convenience. We know that sometimes our class dates and times may not align with everyone’s schedule. To view our online training resources, CLICK HERE.

Please note: All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Center
Topic
Price
September
Gainesville  (Brenau Downtown Center)
September 16
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
September 16
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Gainesville  (Brenau Downtown Center)
September 16
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 7705315681.
September 17
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
September 17
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September 17
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 2292453738.
1-Hour Workshop (English)
September 17
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
September 17
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1-Hour Workshop (English)
September 17
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM
For those interested in starting a business or recently started. Join us for a 1-hour question and answer session with an experienced UGA SBDC business consultant. 

This is a free event. 

1-2pm Q&A (English)
2-3pm Mini-Consultations (by appointment only) 


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
1-Hour Workshop (Spanish)
September 17
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
September 17
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1-Hour Workshop (Spanish)
September 17
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
For SPANISH SPEAKERS interested in starting a business or recently started. Join us for a 1-hour question and answer session with an experienced UGA SBDC business consultant. 

This is a free event. 

4-5pm Q&A (Spanish)  


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
September 17
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
September 17
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
September 17
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Drive Business Results with the Latest in Paid Social Ads
Kennesaw  (KSU Center)
September 18
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
September 18
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Drive Business Results with the Latest in Paid Social Ads
Kennesaw  (KSU Center)
September 18
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 4705786450.
Augusta  (SharedSpace Augusta)
September 18
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
September 18
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Augusta  (SharedSpace Augusta)
September 18
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM


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September 18
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Augusta  (SharedSpace-Augusta)
September 18
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


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September 19 | September 26 | October 03 | October 10 | October 17
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
September 19
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September 19 | September 26 | October 03 | October 10 | October 17
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Program Cost: $895.00
Program hosted by the UGA SBDC at Georgia State University and the UGA SBDC in DeKalb:

UGA SBDC at Georgia State University
(404) 413-7830
atlanta@georgiasbdc.org

UGA SBDC in DeKalb
(770) 414-3110
dekalb@georgiasbdc.org


Email us for more details or call 4044137830.
September 19
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
September 19
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September 19
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Use code RETAIL to receive $10 off from now until September 5th! 


Email us for more details or call 2294201144.
September 19
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
September 19
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September 19
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Only 3 left!


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September 19
11:30 AM to 01:00 PM
September 19
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September 19
11:30 AM to 01:00 PM
The UGA SBDC and American Commerce Bank have teamed up to provide a Lunch and Learn opportunity for Small Businesses to gain insight into and avoid the Top 10 Reasons Small Businesses Fail.  This educational event will be held at the American Commerce Bank branch located at 10690 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30097.  
The presentation will identify those areas that continually trip up small businesses and make recommendations on how to avoid them.  The UGA SBDC and American Commerce Bank have common interests in seeing Small Businesses in the Tri-County are of Forsyth, Fulton and Gwinnett Counties grow and prosper.  Join us to learn how to avoid these pitfalls and meet fellow business owners and operators in the area.  
Lunch Provided by American Commerce Bank
Registration Fee is $25
Date and time is September 19th from 11:30 am to 1 PM


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Macon  (UGA SBDC in Macon)
September 19
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
September 19
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Macon  (UGA SBDC in Macon)
September 19
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 4787573609.
Atlanta  (UGA SBDC at GSU)
September 20 | September 27 | October 04 | October 11
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
September 20
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Atlanta  (UGA SBDC at GSU)
September 20 | September 27 | October 04 | October 11
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
UGA SBDC at Georgia State University 
(404) 413-7830 
atlanta@georgiasbdc.org



Email us for more details or call 4044137830.
Atlanta  (SCORE Atlanta)
September 20
09:30 AM to 12:00 PM
September 20
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Atlanta  (SCORE Atlanta)
September 20
09:30 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 4043310135.
Atlanta  (SCORE Atlanta)
September 20
01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
September 20
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Atlanta  (SCORE Atlanta)
September 20
01:00 PM to 04:00 PM


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Atlanta  (UGA SBDC at GSU)
September 24
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
September 24
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Atlanta  (UGA SBDC at GSU)
September 24
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Log in instructions will be emailed after online registration is completed.


Email us for more details or call 4044137830.
September 24
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
September 24
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September 24
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 2292453738.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
September 24
01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
September 24
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
September 24
01:00 PM to 05:00 PM


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September 25
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September 25
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Use code DIGITAL to receive $10 off!


Email us for more details or call 2294201144.
Valdosta  (VSU University Center )
September 26
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
September 26
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Valdosta  (VSU University Center )
September 26
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM


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September 26
01:00 PM to 04:30 PM
September 26
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September 26
01:00 PM to 04:30 PM


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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
September 27
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
September 27
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
September 27
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Having your accountant do your taxes is good. Knowing what questions to ask before – or after - they’re done is better.

Learn the current tax laws and regulations relevant to your business, and best practices in record-keeping.

Get an idea of possible changes in tax law that may affect your business.

Be tax-wise, attend this class!


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
September 30
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September 30
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM


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September 30
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September 30
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Many small businesses are financially challenged and are seeking traditional and alternative sources of funding.  Our forum will offer a variety of funding options available to grow or expand a profitable small business venture.


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
Gainesville  (UGA SBDC Gainesville )
September 30
01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
September 30
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Gainesville  (UGA SBDC Gainesville )
September 30
01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 7705315681.
October
October 01
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October 01
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Use code RETAIL to receive $10 off from now until September 20th!


Email us for more details or call 9126513200.
October 01
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
October 01
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October 01
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


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Carrollton  (Burson Center)
October 02
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
October 02
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Carrollton  (Burson Center)
October 02
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6788395082.
Athens  (Holiday Inn)
October 03
08:30 AM to 02:30 PM
October 03
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Athens  (Holiday Inn)
October 03
08:30 AM to 02:30 PM
Use promo code "Retro" to pay 2018 prices ($199). Refunds for vendors will only be issued for cancellations made at least seven (7) days prior to the program date. Setup opens at 8:00am, to be completed by 9:00am.


Email us for more details or call 7065427436.
Athens  (Holiday Inn)
October 03
09:30 AM to 02:30 PM
October 03
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Athens  (Holiday Inn)
October 03
09:30 AM to 02:30 PM
Use promo code "Retro" to pay 2018 prices ($79). Registration opens at 9:00am.


Email us for more details or call 7065427436.
Macon  (SBDC Macon Office)
October 04
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 04
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Macon  (SBDC Macon Office)
October 04
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 4787573609.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 04
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 04
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 04
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
The class will be held at the UGA Gwinnett campus and begin promptly at 9:30 am and run until 11:30 am


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Vidalia  (TBD)
October 08
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 08
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Vidalia  (TBD)
October 08
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Use code RETAIL to receive $10 off from now until September 27th!


Email us for more details or call 9126513200.
October 08
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
October 08
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October 08
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


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Athens  (UGA SBDC in Athens)
October 09 | October 23 | November 06 | November 20
08:30 AM to 03:30 PM
October 09
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Athens  (UGA SBDC in Athens)
October 09 | October 23 | November 06 | November 20
08:30 AM to 03:30 PM
Program Cost: $99.00
Upon approval a link will be sent to you to register.
Actual times for the classes are below:
October 9: 8:30am-3:30pm
October 23: 8:30am-12:30pm
November 6: 8:30am-12:30pm
November 20: 8:30am-1:30pm



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Gainesville  (UGA SBDC Gainesville)
October 09
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 09
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Gainesville  (UGA SBDC Gainesville)
October 09
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Learn how to qualify with GDOT to become a Routine Maintenance Contractor.  This session is facilitated by GDOT supportive services representatives.


Email us for more details or call 7705315681.
October 09
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
October 09
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October 09
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Understanding what a lender will ask and need from you is the first step to obtaining funding.  Are you ready?  How do you know if you are ready?  Here is a quick test:  Below is a list of a few terms the lender will use during the loan process.  Do you have a good understanding of the terms and what the lender’s requirement of each are?

Equity Injection
Debt Service Coverage Ratio
Debt-to-Income
Global Cash Flow
Credit Score
Total Project Cost
Collateral
If your answer is no, then this is the class for you!  The objective of this 1-hour workshop is to help participants gain a better and more clear understanding of what lenders look for when potential borrowers are seeking a loan.  Don’t wait.  Seats are limited!  Sign up today.

COST: No fee though registration is required.
LOCATION: Cunningham Conference Center, Downstairs Training Room, 3100 Gentian Blvd., Columbus, GA  31907

For more information, call 706-569-2651 or email columbus@georgiasbdc.org


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
October 10 | October 17 | October 24 | October 31 | November 07
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 10
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October 10 | October 17 | October 24 | October 31 | November 07
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Program Cost: $895.00
If your business is ready for growth, SBDC GrowSmart gives you the tools and strategies to reach your goals. GrowSmart was developed by the UGA SBDC to meet the needs of growing businesses. Combining the latest ideas with timeless principles, GrowSmart will propel your business forward! UGA SBDC training has helped thousands of business owners build a foundation for growth. GrowSmart is the product of our experience and commitment to Georgia’s small businesses.

Combined with long term one-on-one consulting with SBDC professionals, learn to apply course principle


Email us for more details or call 229.420.1144


Email us for more details or call 2294201144.
October 14
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October 14
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM


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October 15
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
October 15
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October 15
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 2292453738.
October 15
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
October 15
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October 15
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Everyday each of us hear of the multiple incidents of cyber attacks hitting businesses around the country. Whether the attacks are criminal in nature, initiated through state actors, or from a lone hacker sitting at their computer, they each can have a devastating effect on a small business. 

#CyberStrength 2019 will explore and challenge the business owner/IT professional to prepare and strengthen their cybersecurity plan using the compliance requirements under NIST SP 800-171, Rev. 1 as a guide. Whether a government contractor or involved within a supply chain environment, this training will better position your company to take advantage of the opportunities provided by having a strong cybersecurity posture.  

- Increase your ability to secure Federal/DOD contracts in FY 2019 and beyond by understanding the compliance requirements (NIST SP 800-171, Rev. 1) triggered by DFARS 252.204-7012.

- Increase your marketability within a supply chain network.

Registration at 8:30 am 


Email us for more details or call 706569261.
Small Business Loans - Step by Step
October 15
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
October 15
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Small Business Loans - Step by Step
October 15
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
7th Floor, Suite 700


Email us for more details or call 4044137830.
Understanding Your Web Traffic
Kennesaw  (KSU Center, Room 401)
October 16
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
October 16
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Understanding Your Web Traffic
Kennesaw  (KSU Center, Room 401)
October 16
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call TBD.
Savannah  (UGA SBDC)
October 17 | October 24 | October 31 | November 07 | November 14
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 17
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Savannah  (UGA SBDC)
October 17 | October 24 | October 31 | November 07 | November 14
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Program Cost: $895.00
Go to https://www.georgiasbdc.org/growsmart for complete program description.  Early bird discounts available.  Application must be completed to be considered for discount and acceptance.  


Email us for more details or call 9126513200.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 17
09:00 AM to 02:30 PM
October 17
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 17
09:00 AM to 02:30 PM


Email us for more details or call 4702685793.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 17
09:00 AM to 02:30 PM
October 17
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 17
09:00 AM to 02:30 PM


Email us for more details or call 4702685793.
Time Management
Hazlehurst  (The Big House)
October 17
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
October 17
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Time Management
Hazlehurst  (The Big House)
October 17
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce members-$20


Email us for more details or call 9123754543.
Rome  (UGA SBDC in Rome)
October 18
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 18
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Rome  (UGA SBDC in Rome)
October 18
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)
The Starting A Business course covers important tools and resources a business owner needs to establish a solid foundation during its early formative years.

Topics for discussion include:

Personal Traits of an Entrepreneur
Marketing Analysis
Legal and Insurance Considerations
Technology for Your Business
Bookkeeping and Accounting Basics
Financial and Money Management
Basics of Business Plan Preparation
Who should attend: Startups (businesses less than 2 years old)

Course materials provided.


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 18
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 18
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 18
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
October 22
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October 22
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 2292453738.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 23 | October 30 | November 06 | November 13 | November 20
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
October 23
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 23 | October 30 | November 06 | November 13 | November 20
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Program Cost: $895.00


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
October 23
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 23
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October 23
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 9122647343.
October 23
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 23
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October 23
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 23 , 2019  QuickBooks is one of Intuit’s primary products as it allows users to track and monitor accounting for your small business. This course is designed in support of the latest QuickBooks version. Developed specifically for beginners, prospective users, and current customers who desire more benefits from the product.  The course provides a practical hands on approach to learning the features and the functions available to users. Using case studies in a computer lab environment, participants will be able to  learn how to set up a new company file, create product and service items, manage chart of accounts, add customer and vendor profiles, process daily transactions, electronically download bank transactions and also view reports.The course will cover the following topics:Accounting Principles Overview,New Company Set Up, Recording Daily Transactions,Reports, CPA Insights, and Q/A at End of Session, PLUS - complimentary, no cost,  extended QB support beyond the classroom.


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Americus  (Reese Park - Americus)
October 23
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 23
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Americus  (Reese Park - Americus)
October 23
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Use Code AccSumter to receive $10 off from now until October 10!

Email us for more information or call 229-420-1144


Email us for more details or call 2294201144.
October 23
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 23
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October 23
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This seminar will cover all aspects of how to become certified and registered and the benefits for small businesses participating in the 8(a), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) and Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZones), Woman Owned Business and Veteran Owned Business.


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
Watkinsville  (Oconee State Bank)
October 24 | October 31 | November 07 | November 14 | November 21
08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
October 24
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Watkinsville  (Oconee State Bank)
October 24 | October 31 | November 07 | November 14 | November 21
08:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Program Cost: $99.00
Apply in September to be eligible for $59 Early Bird Special. Upon approval, link and promo code will be sent to you to register.


Email us for more details or call 7065427436.
October 24
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October 24
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Rev your digital marketing engine! Accelerate Your Digital Marketing is an interactive course designed to teach small business owners and key employees how to be successful in the digital landscape. Early Bird Discount available!


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
Quickbooks Overview
Rome  (Webinar)
October 24
09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
October 24
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Quickbooks Overview
Rome  (Webinar)
October 24
09:00 AM to 10:00 AM


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 24
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 24
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 24
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Quickbooks for Beginners
Rome  (Webinar)
October 24
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
October 24
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Quickbooks for Beginners
Rome  (Webinar)
October 24
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
October 24
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
October 24
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Kennesaw  (KSU Center)
October 25 | November 01 | November 08 | November 15
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
October 25
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Kennesaw  (KSU Center)
October 25 | November 01 | November 08 | November 15
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Program Cost: $495.00


Email us for more details or call 4705786450.
October 25 | November 01 | November 08 | November 15 | November 22 | December 06 | December 13
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
October 25
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October 25 | November 01 | November 08 | November 15 | November 22 | December 06 | December 13
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Program Cost: $895.00
ENROLLMENT:
Applicants MUST be accepted before they can enroll. (Applications are reviewed to ensure competitive conflicts are minimized.) Once approved, register and pay before October 18th (Early Bird Discount) and tuition will be $595 per qualified applicant. A discount code will be given at the time of approval. After October 18th, tuition will return to full price of $895. This program is made available to qualified applicants by the generous support and partnerships of our Statewide Sponsor, Georgia Power. For more information visit: https://www.georgiasbdc.org/growsmart/


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October 25
10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
October 25
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October 25
10:00 AM to 03:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 7704143110.
Vendor - Women's Business Expo
October 25
10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
October 25
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Vendor - Women's Business Expo
October 25
10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Refunds for vendors will only be issued for cancellations made at least seven (7) days prior to the program date. Setup opens at 8:00am, to be completed by 9:00am.


Email us for more details or call 7704143110.
October 25
10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
October 25
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October 25
10:00 AM to 02:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6788395082.
October 29
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October 29
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 2292453738.
Atlanta  (Webinar)
October 30
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
October 30
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Atlanta  (Webinar)
October 30
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Log in instructions will be emailed after online registration is completed.


Email us for more details or call 4044137830.
November
November 01
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
November 01
➕ More details
November 01
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM


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November 01
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November 01
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Rev your digital marketing engine! Accelerate Your Digital Marketing is an interactive course designed to teach small business owners and key employees how to be successful in the digital landscape. Early Bird Discount available!


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
November 01
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
November 01
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November 01
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
November 05
05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
November 05
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November 05
05:30 PM to 06:30 PM


Email us for more details or call 9126513200.
Savannah  (UGA SBDC)
November 06
05:30 PM to 06:30 PM
November 06
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Savannah  (UGA SBDC)
November 06
05:30 PM to 06:30 PM


Email us for more details or call 9126513200.
8a Step-by-Step Application
November 07
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
November 07
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8a Step-by-Step Application
November 07
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call TBD.
November 08
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
November 08
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November 08
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Please bring your own laptop to this event. 


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Villa Rica  (Uncorked on Main)
November 11
09:00 AM to 10:30 AM
November 11
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Villa Rica  (Uncorked on Main)
November 11
09:00 AM to 10:30 AM


Email us for more details or call 6788395082.
November 11
04:30 PM to 06:00 PM
November 11
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November 11
04:30 PM to 06:00 PM
If you are considering starting a small business, then this workshop is a crucial first step. Since lack of planning is one of the main reasons new businesses fail, attending this workshop maybe one of the most important decisions you make before opening your business. Topics for discussion include; is my business idea feasible, financing your business, operating legally, building your team and pulling it all together. Handout information will be provided.


Email us for more details or call 9122809809.
November 12
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
November 12
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November 12
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Learn about projects funded by H.B. 170, understand how our business can become eligible to apply for Maintenance Projects with
GDOT, meet district officials, learn about DOAS, and more. 

No Cost to attend. Registration is required, 



Email us for more details or call 2294201144.
November 12
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Albany  (The Candy Room)
November 12
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
Are you ready for government contracting?

Learn how to gain a strategic foothold in public sector procurement and how certifications can help. The UGA SBDC looks at federal contracting for small business as an example.

Registration is Required.


Email us for more details or call 2294201144.
November 13
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
November 13
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November 13
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Understanding what a lender will ask and need from you is the first step to obtaining funding.  Are you ready?  How do you know if you are ready?  Here is a quick test:  Below is a list of a few terms the lender will use during the loan process.  Do you have a good understanding of the terms and what the lender’s requirement of each are?

Equity Injection
Debt Service Coverage Ratio
Debt-to-Income
Global Cash Flow
Credit Score
Total Project Cost
Collateral
If your answer is no, then this is the class for you!  The objective of this 1-hour workshop is to help participants gain a better and more clear understanding of what lenders look for when potential borrowers are seeking a loan.  Don’t wait.  Seats are limited!  Sign up today.

COST: No fee though registration is required.
LOCATION: Cunningham Conference Center, Downstairs Training Room, 3100 Gentian Blvd., Columbus, GA  31907

For more information, call 706-569-2651 or email columbus@georgiasbdc.org


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
November 14
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
November 14
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November 14
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM


Email us for more details or call 4787573609.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
November 15
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
November 15
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
November 15
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
November 15
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
November 15
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
November 15
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
Macon  (UGA SBDC in Macon)
November 15
02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
November 15
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Macon  (UGA SBDC in Macon)
November 15
02:00 PM to 05:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 4787573609.
Atlanta  (Webinar (Online))
November 19
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
November 19
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Atlanta  (Webinar (Online))
November 19
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Log in instructions will be emailed to you prior to the class starting.


Email us for more details or call 4044137830.
Morrow  (Clayton State East)
November 21
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
November 21
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Morrow  (Clayton State East)
November 21
09:00 AM to 01:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6784665100.
November 26
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
November 26
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November 26
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)
The Starting A Business course covers important tools and resources a business owner needs to establish a solid foundation during its early formative years.


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
December
Athens  (UGA SBDC in Athens)
December 03
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
December 03
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Athens  (UGA SBDC in Athens)
December 03
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 7065427436.
December 05
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December 05
05:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)


Email us for more details or call 7066505655.
Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
December 06
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
December 06
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Lawrenceville  (UGA Gwinnett Campus)
December 06
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Email us for more details or call 6789856820.
December 11
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
December 11
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December 11
12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Understanding what a lender will ask and need from you is the first step to obtaining funding.  Are you ready?  How do you know if you are ready?  Here is a quick test:  Below is a list of a few terms the lender will use during the loan process.  Do you have a good understanding of the terms and what the lender’s requirement of each are?

Equity Injection
Debt Service Coverage Ratio
Debt-to-Income
Global Cash Flow
Credit Score
Total Project Cost
Collateral
If your answer is no, then this is the class for you!  The objective of this 1-hour workshop is to help participants gain a better and more clear understanding of what lenders look for when potential borrowers are seeking a loan.  Don’t wait.  Seats are limited!  Sign up today.

COST: No fee though registration is required.
LOCATION: Cunningham Conference Center, Downstairs Training Room, 3100 Gentian Blvd., Columbus, GA  31907

For more information, call 706-569-2651 or email columbus@georgiasbdc.org


Email us for more details or call 7065692651.
January
Rome  (UGA SBDC in Rome)
January 23
05:30 PM to 08:30 PM
January 23
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Rome  (UGA SBDC in Rome)
January 23
05:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Buy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price)
The Starting A Business course covers important tools and resources a business owner needs to establish a solid foundation during its early formative years.

Topics for discussion include:

Personal Traits of an Entrepreneur
Marketing Analysis
Legal and Insurance Considerations
Technology for Your Business
Bookkeeping and Accounting Basics
Financial and Money Management
Basics of Business Plan Preparation
Who should attend: Startups (businesses less than 2 years old)

Course materials provided.


Email us for more details or call 7066222006.
February
February 08 | February 15 | February 22 | February 29
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
February 08
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February 08 | February 15 | February 22 | February 29
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Program Cost: $495.00


Email us for more details or call 6784665100.
March
March 06 | March 13 | March 20 | March 27
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
March 06
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March 06 | March 13 | March 20 | March 27
09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

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