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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training

02/19/2015 Comments off

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt   (March 23-27, 2015  248 Rike Hall)

Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Green Belt is one of the most sought after certifications in today’s marketplace.   According to the 2014 ASQ Salary Survey, U.S. Green Belts make over $8000 more than their untrained counterparts.

This dynamic, fun, and interactive 5-day program is 100% compliant with the standards established by the originators at Motorola and is taught by their lead instructor.    No background in math or statistics is required and students will learn everything they need to successfully complete their own project:

  • The vocabulary, methods and fundamentals of LSS
  • Selecting and launching a project
  • The DMAIC model with its associated intermediate-level graphical, statistical, and lean tools
  • Strategies and tactics for managing behavioral change in an organization

Students  will use their own laptops in class.  Tuition includes a copy of the SigmaXL analytic software used in the course, project review and certification.

To learn more and register, visit:


New SBDC Workshop September 30th – Introduction to LinkedIn

09/19/2014 Comments off

LinkedIn is known as a social media site for recruitment, but people who are self employed, entrepreneurs and small-business owners all use the networking of LinkedIn to find new clients, solve business problems and connect with other professionals. If you are uncertain why or how you should you use LinkedIn,  please join us for our newest workshop – Introduction to LinkedIn.  presented by Amy Matney, Vice President of Training Solutions, Omnicom Solutions Group Inc.

Ms. Matney will cover:

–  How LinkedIn is different from other social media sites
–  The etiquette of LinkedIn
–  The key sections of the LinkedIn profile
–  The differences between connections, groups, endorsements, and recommendations
–  LinkedIn security settings
–  What potential LinkedIn has to help you with your business.

This free workshop will be held on September 30th from 1-3 PM. To register, please go to our events page at SBDC Training and Events.

Thank you for your registration…

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You will receive a confirmation email shortly and a reminder email a few days prior to the event. If there are any questions or you need to make a change to your registration, please contact our office at 937-775-3503.

We look forward to seeing you at the event!

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Map to Wright State University SBDC and ITAC offices (College of Business, Rike Hall)

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Entrepreneurial Resources for Educators

06/18/2012 Comments off

Entrepreneurship Exercises

Writing the Business Plan (can be tied to Language Arts, Math and Social studies standards)

Company makeup
Product Description
Plan of operations

Financial Projections and Pricing

 Related Links


Entrepreneurship Fair

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Vetrepreneur Academy 2012 Course Offerings

04/05/2012 Comments off

The following is a list of courses offered through the Vetrepreneur Academy, designed for Veteran Entrepreneurs.

An Introduction to Academy:
June 5, 2012
SBDC Overview
Academy Goals
“So you want to Start a Business”

Creating a Business Plan:
June 5, 2012
How to develop a professional business plan

Introduction to Sales:
June 12, 2012
How do I sell my product or service

Marketing for the 21st Century:
June 19, 2012
Using state of the art techniques to promote my business

Veteran Alliance Programs:
June 26, 2012
Assistance in promoting my veteran owned business to the business world

Setting Up Business Accounting
July 10, 2012
How to properly setup an accounting system

Financial Management for the Business Owner
July 17, 2012
Financial decisions for the business owner

All classes are held in collaboration with:

Location: Wright State University, Rike Hall
Day of Classes: Tuesdays
Time of Classes: 6-8pm

To register please call 877-299-0700 or email Please include name, mobile number and requested classes. These classes, valued at $500, are free to attend.

Customer Relationship Management

12/05/2011 Comments off

You’re busier than ever, and you’re starting to forget which customer needs what and what you told the last customer you’d do for them. Or, possibly you are looking to get the most from your customer data. Well, the SBDC is here to help! This course will guide you through a few tools to help you manage your customers in a way that is easy and inexpensive. Here are a few things we’ll cover in this class:

– QuickBooks
– Microsoft Excel
– ACT Software
– Useful tips about following up with clients.

Click Here to Register

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Cash Flow Management

12/05/2011 Comments off

Do you know your company’s cash position right now? Do you have the information to predict it six months from today? This workshop will walk you through the process of determining and projecting your company’s cash flow and help you to manage the livelihood of your business. This class is A MUST for all small business owners!

Click Here to Register

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