Posts Tagged ‘Small Business Administration’

Cohorts Announced for Second Round of SBA’s ScaleUp Initiative

Cohorts Announced for Second Round of SBA’s ScaleUp Initiative
On Tuesday, January 12, Your Management Team announced the participants for the second annual ScaleUp America program sponsored by the Small Business Administration. YMT is one of a select group of 15 businesses or organizations across the country to deploy the program that is designed to help small...
January 18th, 2016 | Event Reviews | Read More

Entrepreneur Exchange Program Looking for Businesses Ready to Take Operations to Next Level

Entrepreneur Exchange Program Looking for Businesses Ready to Take Operations to Next Level
Small businesses make up the backbone of the American economy. The Small Business Administration has found that businesses with a few years of experience generating just under one million dollars in revenue have some of the best potential to grow, creating revenue and jobs. “[The SBA] came up...
December 16th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

ScaleUp Success: Sheri Chaney-Jones of Measurement Resources Company

ScaleUp Success: Sheri Chaney-Jones of Measurement Resources Company
In any business, the adage “your numbers tell a story” remains true. For most for-profits, the story is often straight forward with standard profit and loss measures to determine the impact. However, for non-profits and government agencies, the challenge is quite different. Sheri Chaney-Jones Telling...
November 18th, 2015 | ScaleUp Success | Read More

SBA InnovateHER Challenge Accepting Nominations

SBA InnovateHER Challenge Accepting Nominations
Does your business offer a product or service that impacts the lives of women and families? Nominations are now being accepted for the Small Business Administration’s InnovateHER Challenge. In its second year, the national competition addresses the changing landscape of today’s workforce. “As...
November 17th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

Small Business Administration Accepting Nominations for 2016 Small Business Awards

Small Business Administration Accepting Nominations for 2016 Small Business Awards
The Columbus District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Small Business Awards. The awards recognize and honor the leadership and dedication of the small business community and entrepreneurs in Ohio. Award recipients will be honored with a ceremony...
November 17th, 2015 | Announcements | Read More

ScaleUp Success: Allison Chaney of Bare Knuckle Digital

ScaleUp Success: Allison Chaney of Bare Knuckle Digital
Launching a business provides a level of control. Control of the direction of the business, how hard you work and the income you can make. Giving up or shifting control is something most business owners cannot even imagine. Yet, that is exactly what Allison Chaney, founder of Bare Knuckle Digital (BKD)...
November 4th, 2015 | ScaleUp Success | Read More

ScaleUp Success: Susan Lear of GLA Employee Assistance Provider

ScaleUp Success: Susan Lear of GLA Employee Assistance Provider
Susan Lear As Susan Lear found out, saying ‘yes’ can be empowering. In business or in life, we have become accustomed to initially saying ‘no’ to new opportunities. The ‘no’ can cause us to miss out on life’s rewards, whether it’s “No, we’ve tried that before,” “No, we don’t...
October 21st, 2015 | ScaleUp Success | Read More

ScaleUp Success: Mary Sharrett of Stone Environmental Engineering & Science, Inc.

ScaleUp Success: Mary Sharrett of Stone Environmental Engineering & Science, Inc.
Breakfast is a great start to your day, but has it ever started your journey as a business owner? Not everyone can say ‘Yes.’ However, Mary Sharrett can. Breakfast with a potential business-teaming partner became a defining moment in owning a small business. “One moment I was having breakfast...
August 26th, 2015 | ScaleUp Success | Read More