Boost your local business

CSUDH City of Carson Small Business Growth Academy (CCSBGA)

If you run a small business in the City of Carson, the city wants to help your business grow.

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Who:

Selected city of Carson small businesses with up to 100 employees and/or revenue up to $20 million per year.

 

What:

There will be 9 weekly workshops with homework and/or group work outside of the learning environment, culminating in a showcase on Week 10.

 

When:

10 consecutive Fridays. Apply for the Spring 2024 session.

January 26, 2024 - March 29, 2024

7:30-8:00 am Light continental breakfast

8:00-10:00 am Workshop sessions to grow your business

 

Where:

Sessions will be held at the CSUDH Innovation Incubator
1000 E Victoria Street,
Carson CA 90747
Bldg: I&I 2110

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Mayor of Carson City in California State University, Dominguez Hills
PROGRAM AGENDA

Topic Included highlighted

  • 1. Planning Growth: growth-oriented leadership planning
  • 2. Marketing Growth Strategies: pathways to new and expanded revenue streams
  • 3. Building Technical Growth: CRMs, accounting software, and other technical infrastructure
  • 4. Sales and Marketing Strategies for Growth : upgrading digital and physical presence
  • 5. Customer Service/Customer Relations : growth through service and customer experience
  • 6. Business Financing : internal and external sources of financial capital
  • 7. Human Resources/Legal/Regulations/Permitting : getting it right the first time
  • 8. Branding/Advertising 2.0 : conveying your customer promise
  • 9. Leadership : ongoing growth leadership techniques for your business
  • 10. Showcase of Participant’s Businesses : with invited guests/city officials
PERKS AND CONTACT

Additional Information

Continuing Education Units: Two (2) CEUs for participants who request it and complete the program.

Cost of the Academy: The cost is free to all selected participants.

Are you ready to grow your business? Space is limited! Get on the waitlist for the next cohort.

Got questions? Contact incubator@csudh.edu or call 310-243-3444.