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SBDC StartSmart Seminar


The University of Georgia     

Small Business Development Center







4875 Riverside Drive

Suite 202

Macon, GA 31210





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StartSMART Gets Results: 

Evaluate & refine your business


Improve your knowledge of business fundamentals


Conduct research about your markets & competition


Develop a thorough, yet practical business plan


On-going consulting from SBDC professionals keeps you on track 




 Smart Steps 

to Launch Your

New Business





Designed specifically for new and early stage entrepreneurs,

SBDC StartSMART provides the resources and support to launch and build a business built for today's challenging times.

In just 8 three-hour sessions, learn to evaluate and implement your vision by creating a thorough, well researched strategic plan.

SBDC StartSMART covers these important topics in eight high-energy, interactive session:

  1.  Foundations for a Successful Business
  2.  Marketing Research & Analysis
  3.  Capturing the Market
  4.  Efficient Operations
  5.  Financial Foundations
  6.  Financial Plan
  7.  Bringing it All Together
  8.  Implementing and Presenting the Plan

Cost: $495 per participant*

(*Partial Scholarships are Available Thanks to Wells Fargo)

Date: Fridays - April 5 - May 10

Time: 9:00am-12:00pm* (*2 days-9am-4pm)

Location: Macon SBDC Office

                    4875 Riverside Drive, Suite 202

                    Macon, GA 31210


Seating is Limited. Applications Required.

Click HERE for Details!


Suzanne Malloy






    UGA/SBDC    StartSMART     Wells Fargo

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.  All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author's and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.  All programs of the Georgia SBDC Network 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.  Contact us at 4875 Riverside Drive, Suite 202, Macon, GA, 31210 - (478) 757-3609.



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