The Jim Moran Institute provides small business owners with the tools and expertise necessary to develop strategies that establish and sustain advantages for their business in today's competitive marketplace and to creatively pursue new business opportunities and innovations.
The Jim Moran Institute serves the South Florida community through business development workshops, one-on-one consulting, CEO roundtables, and our business conference & small business executive program.
Small Business Executive Program
The program is designed with for-profit and non-profit businesses in mind. The program is offered twice a year and is an unparalleled opportunity to enhance your business skills, innovate with other talented small business owners, and prepare for the new challenges that lie ahead.
Business Conference & Expo
Each year The Jim Moran Institute hosts an annual business conference and expo. At the event you hear from great speakers who present on subject matters that are important to every business. The 3rd annual conference is planned for Saturday, June 29, 2013.
The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship has named Jennifer Brin Kovach the director of its South Florida Outreach Division.
Small Business owners from across the state convene today at the Westin Harbour Island Hotel in Tampa for the two-day 2012 Small Business Leadership Forum aimed at strategically helping their businesses have long-term prosperity and increasing their bottom lines.
Small-business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs spent much of Saturday learning how to take their businesses and enterprising ideas to the next level at The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship’s 2nd Annual Minority Business Conference.
Beginning in 2012 through 2014, The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship and the Florida State University College of Business will serve as lead sponsor of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship’s Woman/Minority Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
As our country and state ride out a lingering economic downturn and Florida’s unemployment rate hovers in the double digits, entrepreneurs play an increasingly important role in our recovery.
Most services are offered free of charge, however fees may apply to certain events.
The Jim Moran Institute is part of the College of Business at The Florida State University. The Jim Moran Institute includes a dedicated team of entrepreneurship professionals, academic scholars, and staff that foster the entrepreneurship spirit by helping to organize, expand and promote the knowledge and practice of entrepreneurship in such a way as to facilitate new business and further the goals of established businesses.
A 1995 contribution from Jim and Jan Moran and JM Family Enterprises, Inc., established The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship at the Florida State University College of Business. Beginning in 1998, additional contributions from Jim and Jan Moran, JM Family Enterprises, Inc., and The Jim Moran Foundation, Inc. have enabled The Jim Moran Institute to enhance its programs and services.