Business Matters. It’s Time to Start Working ON Your Business and Put Business First!
Created to be a world-class learning experience that accommodates the busy schedule of small business owners, the Small Business Executive Program (SBEP) is ideal for CEOs, entrepreneurs, presidents of small businesses, and immediate successors of businesses. You will emerge a stronger leader ready to capitalize on business opportunities, implement best practice management, and turn challenges into a strategic advantage.
Thanks to our supporters, this program is being offered at no cost to the accepted participants.
Application & Schedule
Thank you for your interest in the Tallahassee Small Business Executive Program (SBEP). Applications for our upcoming program are now closed. The Tallahassee SBEP Class XII will run from March through June 2020. All of the following sessions are mandatory attendance. Thank you for committing to work "on" your business.
Spring 2020 TALLAHASSEE PROGRAM Schedule
|February 28, 2020||Application Deadline|
|March 23, 2020||Opening Reception|
|March 24, 2020||Session 1|
|April 28, 2020||Session 2|
|May 19, 2020||Session 3|
|June 23, 2020||Session 4|
|June 23, 2020||Closing Ceremony|
- February 28, 2020
- March 23, 2020
- March 24, 2020
- April 28, 2020
- May 19, 2020
- June 23, 2020
- June 23, 2020
What You Can Expect
Presented over four months, the SBEP is designed to take into account your demanding schedule while enabling you to assess your company's position, develop long-term strategies, create practical action plans and connect with fellow business owners and members of the Jim Moran Institute’s network for advice and support.
What Businesses Have Been Through The Program?
What the Program Covers
The SBEP is focused on corporate growth and financial success. It is an unparalleled opportunity to enhance your business skills, innovate with other talented small business owners, and prepare for the new challenges that lie ahead. Whether you seek a more global perspective, better ways to seize opportunities, or greater insight into managing day-to-day operations, the SBEP can help you realize your company's potential - and your own. While examining business fundamentals, strategies and best practices from the perspective of a business leader and owner, you will explore a broad range of topics including:
- Business Model Canvas
- Strategic Thinking
- Financing Your Growth
- Digital Marketing
- Financial Analysis of Your Business
- Human Resources Issues Today
- Protecting your Creation
- Workplace Violence and Active Shooter Training
- Cyber Security
- Exit Strategy & Succession Planning
For more information, contact:
Mike Campbell, Director of North Florida Operations
Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship
Florida State University College of Business Jim Moran Building
111 South Monroe Street Suite 3000, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1545
“My time spent in this program gave me an opportunity to step back and review my business from another vantage point. The speakers were excellent and provided alternate ways of thinking about your business."
New South Systems, Inc.