Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

RE-INVENTING or Expanding Your Business

RE-INVENTING or Expanding Your Business

When you are ready to expand your business by adding a location, employees or equipment, or re-invent with additional products or services, the SBDC advanced business management programs are designed to help you achieve your business goals. Through class work, one-on-one long-term advising, and peer mentorship you will learn how to implement a plan for sound growth and expansion, and how to understand and use your financial data to maximize your growth potential.

Which program is right for you?

Advanced Small Business Management

This program is designed for the entrepreneur who has been in business for five years, finds themselves working harder than ever and not getting ahead the way they want by now. The candidate for this program usually has employees and many systems in place and now wants to operate and grow their business using reports and a dashboard of key performance indicators. Their goal is to become a million-dollar business. The program provides classroom/peer support and one-on-one counseling customized to your specific business situation and needs. Learn more about Advanced Small Business Management »

Global Trade Management

The Global Trade Management program provides 10 months of in-depth instruction and one-on-one advising to help your small business go global. Participants will learn about exporting and importing from experienced trade professionals in areas such as global marketing, logistics, compliance and documentation, trade finance, legal considerations, and cross-cultural awareness.

If you have been in business for at least three years and want to explore the possibility of growing your business to the global marketplace, then Global Trade Management is the program for you. This class will also prepare you to become a Certified Global Business Professional. (The exam is optional and not included in the program.) Learn more about Global Trade Management »

Next Steps:

For more information on this program contact SBDC: 971-722-5080 | sbdc@pcc.edu

To Register:
  1. View the current schedule of classes for RE-INVENTING or Expanding Your Business and write down your CRN.
  2. Visit Non-Credit Registration and create a new account. Returning PCC Students can skip this step.
  3. Register for your course online using MyPCC.