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Small Business Executive Program: Palm Beach County

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 Palm Beach County Small Business Executive Program! Dates for the Spring 2021 Broward County SBEP are available below. Sign up for our newsletter and visit this page in order to be notified when applications open. If you have questions, or are interested in becoming a volunteer or speaker for the program, please contact our South Florida office.
 

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Spring 2021 PALM BEACH County PROGRAM Schedule

 
Date: Time: Activity:
January 27, 2021 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Orientation & Opening Reception
January 28, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 1
February 11, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 2
February 25, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 3
March 11, 2021 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Program Training Day 4 & Group Activity
March 25, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 5
April 8, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 6
April 22, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 7
May 6, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 8
May 20, 2021 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM Program Training Day 9 & Closing Ceremony
  • January 27, 2021
    Orientation & Opening Ceremony
  • January 28, 2021
    Session 1
  • February 11, 2021
    Session 2
  • February 25, 2021
    Session 3
  • March 11, 2021
    Session 4 & Group Activity
  • March 25, 2021
    Session 5
  • April 8, 2021
    Session 6
  • April 22, 2021
    Session 7
  • May 6, 2021
    Session 8
  • May 20, 2021
    Session 9 & Closing Ceremony

What You Can Expect

Presented over four months, the engaged, content specific sessions take place once every other week for a total of 40 contact hours. The Small Business Executive Program (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 leaders and members of the Jim Moran Institute’s network for advice and support.


What the Program Covers

SBEP is focused on corporate growth, leadership expertise, 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— finance, marketing, sales alignment, and leadership.


Community Partners

Since 2011, enhancements to the Jim Moran Institute and its outreach have been made possible by Jan Moran and The Jim Moran Foundation. Additional support for the Palm Beach County Executive Programs has been provided by the following organizations:

2TON | A Creative Agency Association of QuickBooks Technologists Bennett Intellectual Property Broward SCORE
Carolyn Sims Center Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce Contemporary Living Furniture Store D&M Consulting Services, LLC
Dale Carnegie Training SE Florida Florida Atlantic University Gravity IT Resources IRL Enterprises, Inc.
Intranet Communications Group, Inc. Jolizmo Consulting & Investments, Inc. LaRita Jarvis & Co. L.B. Limited & Associates, Inc.
Nonprofits First Panera Bread Palm Beach Habilitation Center Palm Beach State College
PrediQ Media Research Park at Florida Atlantic University Small Business Development Center at Florida Atlantic University SLPowers
South Palm Beach SCORE SunTrust Bank Tripp Scott Ultimate Image Coach

Urban League of Palm Beach County

     
  • 2TON | A Creative Agency
  • Association of QuickBooks Technologists
  • Bennett Intellectual Property
  • Broward SCORE
  • Carolyn Sims Center
  • Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce
  • Contemporary Living Furniture Store
  • D&M Consulting Services, LLC
  • Dale Carnegie Training SE Florida
  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Gravity IT Resources
  • IRL Enterprises, Inc.
  • Intranet Communications Group, Inc.
  • Jolizmo Consulting & Investments, Inc.
  • LaRita Jarvis & Co.
  • L.B. Limited & Associates, Inc.
  • Nonprofits First
  • Panera Bread
  • Palm Beach Habilitation Center
  • Palm Beach State College
  • PrediQ Media
  • Research Park at Florida Atlantic University
  • Small Business Development Center at Florida Atlantic University
  • SLPowers
  • South Palm Beach SCORE
  • SunTrust Bank
  • Tripp Scott
  • Ultimate Image Coach
  • Urban League of Palm Beach County

For more information, contact:

Amy McDevitt, Coordinator, South Florida Operations
Jim Moran Institute For Global Entrepreneurship
Florida State University College of Business
1401 East Broward Boulevard, Suite 304, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
amcdevitt@jimmoraninstitute.fsu.edu
Mobile: 954-546-2735 | Fax: 850-644-5950

“I would highly recommend the Small Business Executive Program, primarily to new business owners. I really liked the speakers and also meeting the Jim Moran Institute staff and other executives in the program.”
Denise Righetti
Savor Our City

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