BUSINESS ACCELERATOR ACADEMY

The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce brings you the Business Accelerator Academy, powered by Interise’s award-winning StreetWise ‘MBA’™  curriculum. This hands-on, 13-week program, provides the knowledge and know-how business owners need to create (and manage) a customized, three-year strategic growth plan.

PRACTICAL BUSINESS EDUCATION

SUPPORTIVE BUSINESS NETWORK

ACCESS TO CAPITAL & CONTRACTING

Alumni businesses reported an average annual revenue growth of 47%, create jobs 4.4x the rate of the private sector, and secured new government, anchor, or corporate contracts with an average value of $135,000 per contract.

 

We are currently accepting applications and classes begin April 3, 2018.

SALES ACADEMY

Take your sales ability to the next level. This academy offers six modules including building a foundation for success, building rapport, capturing your prospect’s attention, building your sales arsenal, developing a powerful presentation, and asking for the business.

 

The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce has negotiated a generously discounted rate for these valuable courses. Participants pay only $600 for the six-week course. This rate is only available to Chamber members.

 

Contact Erica Bohl, erica@sandychamber.com or 801.727.4502, to apply for the program.

 

Classes begin in May 2018.

 

This program is sponsored by

MARKETING & ADVERTISING ACADEMY

This academy will cover everything from SEO, pay per click advertising, GoogleAd words, programmatic display advertising, and how to maximize your web traffic. Revolutionize your online presence as well as the external image of your company. This is a four-week course taught by marketing and advertising experts from Firetoss.

 

The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce has negotiated a generously discounted rate for these valuable courses. Participants pay only $500 for the five-week course. This rate is only available to Chamber members.

 

Contact Erica Bohl, erica@sandychamber.com or 801.727.4502, to apply for the program.

 

Classes begin in May 2018.

 

This program is sponsored and taught by

EMPLOYMENT LAW & HR ACADEMY

For business owners who do it all, this is the academy for you. Learn about constantly evolving employment and labor laws and best practices in preventing and managing legal claims. The HR part of this academy will help you navigate everything from hiring, to training, to managing to career transitions.

 

Stay tuned for more details about when courses begin and how to apply for the program.

PRESENTATION SKILLS ONLINE ACADEMY

Presentations made simple! Do you make presentations but know they could be better? Do you want to know how to grab and hold an audience’s attention?  This online course starts with insights about audiences, deconstructs how to make a point, and then workshops you through a scenario so you actually build an effective presentation while you take the course. Accessible on any device, this comprehensive self-paced course takes approximately 60-90 minutes to complete and is highly interactive.

 

The Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce has negotiated a generously discounted rate for this valuable course. Contact Erica Bohl, erica@sandychamber.com or 801.727.4502, for a discount coupon code only available to Sandy Chamber members.

 

This program is sponsored and taught by

Once you have the discount coupon code, click on the Enroll Now button to access this online course.

SANDY CHAMBER YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy takes students 11-18 years of age through the process of brainstorming a business idea, writing a business plan, pitching your plan to investors, obtaining funding and launching a REAL business. Start as a student, and finish as the CEO of your own company! The program runs from January – May each year.

 

The major sponsor of this program is