Start Up Labs
Do you have a business serious concept that you are ready to turn into a reality? We provide the tools and resources to help serious future business owners launch or relaunch a small business in Arizona. We help you address the challenges that Arizona entrepreneurs face and have a real expert available to answer your burning questions. Attend our monthly Start Up labs happening across the Valley. Come ready to work on flushing out your idea and ensure that your time and resources go towards building a solid foundation for your small business. Once you have attended our labs the next step is to create a basic business plan. When you have created your business we don’t stop there. Send your business plan to our business analyst to have them review it and provide you with personalized feedback.
SBDC Small Business Academy
Over 600 Phoenix Small Business owners have attended this highly acclaimed workshop series to build the essential skills to be more effective and improve their bottom line. Solve real marketing and business challenges in an interactive group setting. Learn about today’s latest technology and how they really work in today’s Phoenix economy. Flexible schedule. Attend individual classes but plan on attending the entire series. Our graduates assure us you will want to come back. Attend 6 or more workshops and receive a certificate as Academy Graduate. Classes held in three locations, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m: Chandler on Tuesdays, Surprise on Wednesdays, and Phoenix on Thursdays!
These workshops specifically address business issues regularly faced by small technology focused businesses. Topics include winning government contracts and grants, raising capital, understanding intellectual property, and landing new customers.
Profit Mastery will help you achieve your profit goals! Learn about The seven steps to business success, The difference between “being Profitable” and “having cash” and how to do more of both, How to develop a profit plan and cash budget forecast to improve the financial health of a business, How to Manage Profits and Improve Cash Flow, Analyze your business and benchmark it against your peers in the industry, How to be prepared to get what you need from financing partners.