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If you can dream it, we can help! Building a business takes the right tools—and a lot of hard work. SBDC 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 University of Georgia Small Business Development Center. The program is facilitated by specially trained SBDC Consultants and utilizes an award winning textbook by renowned author Rhonda Abrams.

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.
  • Improve 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 this multi-session program, 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.

Event Date:
2/21/2020 - 3/13/2020

Event Time:
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Eastern

Cunningham Conference Center
3100 Gentian Blvd., Suite 119
Downstairs Training Room
Columbus, Ge 31907

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Contact Person:
Deborah Free
(phone: 7065692651)

DATES:(Fridays) Feb. 21, Feb. 28, Mar. 6 & Mar. 13
TIME: 9:00am to 4:00pm
PRICE: Early Bird Price with code $295 / Regular Price: $495 / Must apply for class. Applications are reviewed for approval.
LOCATION: Cunningham Conference Center, 3100 Gentian Blvd., Columbus, GA 31907
FOR MORE INFORMATION: 706-569-2651 or columbus@georgiasbdc.org

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2/21/2020 - 3/13/2020