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Social Media: Timeless Tips for Business Owners

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 […]

The 5 C’s of Business Credit

As a business consultant, I routinely help small businesses with access to capital.  My role in the process is to assist with business plans, acquisition and expansion plans, strategic plans and financial projections that may be needed to accompany a funding request.  Before we begin that process I always have a discussion about the 5 […]

Welcome Business Consultant Valerie Cote

Please join us in welcoming Business Consultant Valerie Cote to the UGA SBDC at Georiga Southern University. Ms. Valerie Cote joined the organization on July 1 and has been making her way through her initial onboarding, training and mentoring with other representatives from the SBDC network. In the fall – she will begin consulting with […]

Three Reasons Why You Should Buy Your First Business

When most “first time entrepreneurs” think about having their own business – they quickly default to the position that they have to start a new business from scratch. They feel that they must create a completely new entity, of their own design, in order to satisfy their dream of business ownership. However, the truth is […]

Welcome Director, Angie DiCiro!

Please join us in welcoming Director, Angie DiCiro to the Georgia Southern University SBDC. Angie DiCiro MBA – University of Phoenix BS – The United States Military Academy at West Point, NY Mrs. DiCiro brings over 20 years of financial industry experience that includes leadership roles in commercial, small business and construction lending, with an […]