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Union Institute & University - satellite of Ohio SBDC at the Greater Cincinnati Urban League
Union Institute & University

Phone: Phone: 513-487-1155
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Center Director: Charolette Harris

Also  known as:  Cincinnati Latino SBDC

Comprehensive business management and education services.
Free, confidential, in-depth, one-on-one counseling and low- or no-cost training.

  • Strategic Planning
  • eCounseling
  • Technical Assistance
  • Quality-Based Assessments
  • Information about Federal, State and Local Programs
  • Loan Packaging Assistance

Online Request for Counseling


Business Start-Up

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
This class is set up for this individuals who are interested in the start up process of starting your own business.
Speaker: Ayanna Terry

Accounting/Budget/Inventory Setup

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
This session is designed to provide valuable information on the business financial planning process, which is a fundamental component of starting and sustaining a successful business. Attendees will have the opportunity to receive business counseling services in a small group setting. Topics include: Personal Finance; Budget Development; Business Banking Options; Determining appropriate funding sources This session is ideally for those that have attended Start-Up Tuesday and registered for Market Research Overview Sessions, or have attended counseling sessions with a Business Advisor
Speaker: Larry Brown, SBDC Business Advisor

Business Start-Up

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
This class is designed to help you with all essentials you will need to help start your business.
Speaker: Ayanna Terry, Ohio SBDC Business Advisor/ CBA


Wednesday, August 17, 2016 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
This cohort is for businesses that provide cleaning services such as: Janitorial, Flooring/Carpet cleaning, Property preservation, etc. Attendees will have the opportunity to receive business consulting services in a small group setting. Speakers and discussions will be geared specifically to best practices, issues, and concerns relevant to these related industries.
Speaker: Tony Griffin, PTAC Procurement Specialist

Marketing Planning

Monday, August 22, 2016 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
This session is only open to those that have attended a Start-Up Tuesday Session, SBDC Information session, or Counseling session with an SBDC Business Advisor This session is designed to provide valuable information on conducting Market Research, which is a fundamental component of developing a successful business strategy. Topics include: Market Assessment; Industry Analysis; Competitive Analysis
Speaker: Albert Hallenburg, Cincinnati Public Library

Accounting/Budget/Inventory Setup

Friday, August 26, 2016 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
In this class you will learn how to do Accounting, Fund Accounting, Business Processes, How to budget and keep inventory and accounting for your business.
Speaker: Juan Castro The JCC Group Business & Technology Consultants

Marketing Planning

Friday, August 26, 2016 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This class will help you with your marketing & E-Commerce questions you may have in regards to your business.
Speaker: TBD
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