0557-001 ATH From Risky to Resilient: Strategic Growth for Businesses

From Risky to Resilient: Strategic Growth for Businesses

Thursday, November 7th
$ 0.00
In Person
Planning a Business


Ready to take your business to the next level?

You're not alone. But scaling a business requires more than a dream. It demands strategic planning, resilience, and the foresight to navigate the challenges and disruptions ahead. Join us and explore what growth means for your business, identify the internal and external obstacles that can derail that growth, and develop a proactive (not reactive!) strategy to mitigate the risk that will come your way. Connect with a panel of industry experts who specialize in helping businesses prepare for threats and uncertainty. You'll leave feeling prepared to lead when things don't go as planned and thrive in a constantly evolving business landscape.

Starts in 6 months!


  • Determine if your business is set up for strategic growth
  • Identify challenges and pitfalls that can hinder business growth
  • Develop a proactive plan to deal with business interruptions
  • Build a local team of resources to develop a risk management strategy


Thursday, November 7, 2024
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cost: $0.00
Athens-Clarke County Library
2025 Baxter Street
Athens, GA





Laura Katz

Laura Katz is the area director of the Athens office and is a public service associate within UGA’s Public Service and Outreach unit. She has been with the UGA SBDC since 2011 and was promoted to area director in 2015.

Laura has a background in marketing, work/life balance, and agribusiness, and has worked with small business owners to implement business development and marketing plans. She has helped develop, price and bring to market new products for companies such as Motorola, Hewlett-Packard, Cisco and Levi’s.

Hosting Center: UGA Small Business Development Center in Athens
A Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, funded through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact [email protected] or call 706-542-7436