Published: April 25, 2023 | Updated: April 24, 2023

Deadline to apply for SBA business leaders training April 30

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced on April 13 the opening of the 2023 application for a redesigned c-suite level training program for small business leaders, formerly known as Emerging Leaders.

The deadline to apply is April 30.

"T.H.R.I.V.E. Emerging Leaders Reimagined initiative will provide up-and-coming small business leaders with tools, knowledge, and access to the best and the brightest minds in economic development and business," said Associate Administrator of the Office of Entrepreneurial Development Mark Madrid.

The SBA's T.H.R.I.V.E. Emerging Leaders Reimagined provides complimentary entrepreneurship education and training for executives of high-performing small businesses. The six-month intensive executive entrepreneurship training series will include in-person coaching, self-paced instruction, mentoring and classroom time.

The program is designed for participants to work with a network of experienced subject matter experts in core business topics like accounting, business strategy, marketing and human resources, customized for the unique needs of small business owners.

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