The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) launched of T.H.R.I.V.E. (Train, Hope, Rise, Innovate, Venture, Elevate). It is a program for small business leaders, formerly known as Emerging Leaders. “T.H.R.I.V.E. initiative will provide up-and-coming small business leaders with tools, knowledge, and access to the best and the brightest minds in economic development to help them accelerate their growth,” said Administrator Isabella Guzman, SBA’s administrator.
The SBA’s T.H.R.I.V.E. provides complimentary entrepreneurship education and training for executives of high-performing small businesses. Over six months, this training series includes in-person coaching, self-paced instruction, mentoring, and classroom time. The program allows participants to work with a network of experienced subject matter experts in core business topics like accounting, business strategy, marketing, and human resources.
Applications are accepted through May 31, 2022.