New member benefit! Starting in March 2022, we will be launching Business Builder with Dr. Jerry Osteryoung. These 1-on-1 hour-long sessions give business leaders an opportunity to sit down with an experienced business consultant who can provide area-specific advice to you at no cost. Qualified businesses must be in businesses for 3 or more years with annual sales of $500,000+.
About Dr. Jerry Osteryoung: Dr. Osteryoung received an undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech, an MBA from the University of South Florida, and his doctorate from Georgia State University.
He has written eight books, including in 2003 the book So You Need to Write a Business Plan, Jerry’s Recipes for Success – an Entrepreneurial Cookbook (published January 2004) is a compilation of 100 of his best articles along with commentaries from entrepreneurs. His new book (2011) with Tim O’Brien is entitled, If You Have Employees, You Really Need This Book! This book is an Amazon Best Seller
Dr. Osteryoung has his own consulting company providing services to both large and small businesses. From 2008 to 2012 he was the Director of Outreach Services of the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship in the College of Business at Florida State University, the Jim Moran Professor of Entrepreneurship (Emeritus); and Professor of Finance (Emeritus). He was the founding Executive Director of the Jim Moran Institute and served in that position from 1995 through 2008.
He consults with entrepreneurs throughout the State of Florida. Over the last fifteen years, he has directly assisted over 3,000 entrepreneurs.
Business Building Sessions will be held every Tuesday for one hour at the Tallahassee Chamber offices. If you’d like to sign up, click HERE.