The Most Trusted Resource for Small Business

The UGA - SBDC at Kennesaw State University's Coles College of Business offers entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses in Cobb and Cherokee County the tools and information they need to thrive.

As part of our mission to grow Georgia’s businesses and educate business owners, the UGA SBDC at KSU offers no-cost, confidential business consulting services paired with classes and training programs for established business owners and those starting a business.

In addition to free, one-on-one consulting services, we offer continuing education in a variety of subjects, including:

  • Loan preparation
  • Pricing strategies
  • Financial score-carding
  • Digital marketing strategy and SEO
  • Website audit
  • HR audit
  • Business plan development
  • Product development

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call us at (470)578-6450 or email You can also visit

Social Media Strategies for Small Business Workshop

Is social media worth your time? Can it really help grow your business? The answer is YES on both accounts. Social media is the public personality of your enterprise and it can bring people to your door! 

This workshop will cover how to: set goals and objectives; choose the right platforms; use social media tools; what to do and what not to do; monitor results and take your social media marketing to the next level. Join presenter, Lisa Tilt of Full Tilt Consulting on Wednesday, February, 20, 2019, 9 AM – 12 PM at the KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive, Room 401, Kennesaw, GA 30144.  

Just $49 to attendBuy 2 or more and get 50% off per seat (1st seat regular price) This is a great opportunity to train your staff at an economical price!

Healthcare and Wellness Practice Marketing Conference

Join industry professionals for an innovative full day conference designed for medical, dental, physical therapy, mental health and wellness practitioners and professionals interested in utilizing the latest trends in digital marketing and marketing research to increase practice profitability, bring in more patients and increase brand awareness. CLICK HERE FOR MORE

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Launch Your Business Series in Online Format

Considering launching your own business? This online class is for you!

We were the first Small Business Development Center in Georgia to offer online instruction for entrepreneurs.


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