MBE Education

Tuck Minority Programs:

Growing the Minority Business to Scale

Date: TBD

Cost: $4,900

How to be poised for growth?

The nature of outsourcing has changed. With major corporations consolidating their supply bases, scale is important.  But how will you do it? You could grow organically, adding customers and building up your capacity. You can create a strategic alliance. Or you might decide to merge with or buy another business. In Growing the Minority Business to Scale, you’ll assess these three essential options to determine which is right for you to grow your firm and take it to the next level of success.

During this five-day program, you will join a group of other successful minority business leaders in assessing your business strategy and exploring how your core competencies can be redirected to provide a growth trajectory. You’ll learn the foundations of innovation and how they apply to your company. And you will gain a better understanding of how to adjust your capital structure.

Achieve your business objectives in Growing the Minority Business to Scale.

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Is this program right for you? Hear from Faculty Director, Len Greenhalgh.

Building a High-Performing Minority Business

Date: November 12 – 17, 2017

Cost: $4,900

Every business has room for improvement. In today’s demanding business environment, every organization must do all it can to stay up-to-date and engage in continuous improvement. Building a High-Performing Minority Business, Tuck’s core minority business program, is the ideal business prescription for minority- and Native American–owned companies. It is an opportunity to evaluate your organization’s health and diagnose its strengths and areas for improvement in one of the world’s top-rated business schools.

Over the course of this five-day program, you’ll develop the skills it takes to help your business thrive. The case study for the week is your own business. You’ll evaluate your overall business strategy in the context of rapidly-changing markets. Diagnose the strengths and weaknesses of your operations. Analyze a balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows. Develop an effective marketing strategy. Improve your ability to communicate your vision and inspire your team. And strengthen your professional network through the relationships you make as a member of the Tuck minority business alumni community.

By participating in Building a High-Performing Minority Business, you increase your chances of long-term success and greater profitability.  Read some of the success stories about minority business enterprises or learn more about the program topics that are covered in the Building program.

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To apply for the program, click here.



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To apply for the program, click here.

Supply Chain Management (SCM) Video Series

Arizona State University’s 12-part introduction to supply chain management video series is available to NMSDC to help educate MBEs about the sourcing process, the importance of having a SCM professional on the team, and the benefits of SCM. The information is targeted to our Class 1 (annual sales less than $1 million) and Class 2 (annual sales between $1 million and $10 million) MBEs and others without sourcing knowledge or an SCM professional on their team.

To view the video series, click here.


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