In partnership with Early Education Business Consultants, the Virginia SBDC is offering an 8-week, training program that will provide childcare businesses with the necessary management and business tools to improve the profitability and sustainability of their child care business and the long-term relationships needed to support them as business owners.

All sessions will be delivered via Zoom. You will need a computer with internet access, a web camera, and a microphone. Register Here 

Program Benefits

What benefits can program participants expect?

Child care businesses will be given the tools to expand their business while learning the fundamentals of small business management. 

Program Details

Mentoring & One-on-One Coaching

Spring 2022 | Tuesdays | 12:00 - 2:30 PM

Program Dates: March 22, March 29, April 5, April 26, May 5, May 17, May 24, June 7 | Register Here 

An 8-Session Training Program - each session covers aspects of small business management, including strategic business planning, digital marketing strategies, financial management, data-driven decision making, human resource management, and child care management software.

Sessions will be held for 2 hours, 12:30-2:30 P.M. beginning March 22, 2022.

An experienced small business coach will offer one-on-one support to you to develop a customized business improvement plan.

Some specific services provided include:

  • Business Plan Advice and Review
  • Website Design consultation
  • Logo Design consultation
  • Financial Forecasting and Review
  • Software Implementation, Troubleshooting, and Training
  • Strategies for Employee Retention and Customer Feedback Mechanisms

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Strategic Planning

Understand how to successfully achieve your business goals, or craft a strategy to achieve them.

Using Technology

Save time, reduce stress, automate and streamline. Learn how tech gives you more time to lead

Financial Management

Learn how to increase your center's profits: Sharpen your financial know-how; Strengthen your money management systems; Become savvy at financial forecasting ; Make data driven decisions

HR Management

Build Successful human resource systems that bring out the best in your employees and reduce turnover 


Reach full capacity! Understand best practices in early childhood marketing  


Includes opportunities to network, collaborate, and share community resources 

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