Month: October 2015

Last Chance to Apply for ScaleUp 2016!

ScaleUp surveyed our 2015 participating small business owners, and they told us how the program helped them. Of the 37 entrepreneurs who completed the program this year, 77% reported increased sales in 2015 70% reported hiring new employees in 2015 20% reported accessing capital in 2015 and 100% said they would recommend the program to […]

Planning Helps to Prevent Burnout

Congratulations. You started your own small business. It’s a lot of fun being your own boss. You have big plans for the future, and you are living the dream. One thing to realize now is that there are only 168 hours in a week. Sleeping, shopping, laundry and other personal chores and appointments take up […]

ScaleUp North Florida on First Coast Connect (WJCT Radio 89.9 fm)

Are you considering applying for ScaleUp North Florida? Here’s a little more encouragement! ScaleUp Program Director Jennifer Marko was joined by two ScaleUp 2015 graduates, Patti Peeples and Sheryl Taylor Thompson, on the popular radio talk show First Coast Connect on WJCT radio in Jacksonville on October 8, 2015. Patti and Sheryl shared their experience […]