Monthly Business Development Workshops

UF Business Development Workshops is a comprehensive monthly program designed to give small business owners the tools needed to become a successful vendor for UF. Conducted by UF departments, project managers and industry professionals, these workshops help businesses learn how to:

CONNECT – to the various area resources that can help your business.

ENGAGE – with our programs and event.

BUY – learn what items we buy and how we buy them.

2020 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE Small Business Workshops & Events Suspended Until Further Notice

We hope to resume activities soon.

Small Business & Vendor Diversity Relations Team


Topic: Managing YOU: Building Skills for Success!
Date: Thursday, April 23rd

Topic: Communicating Effectively for Small Businesses!
Date: Thursday, May 21st

Topic: Getting Paid with UF!
Date: Thursday, June 4th

Topic: Managing Your Business Finances!
Date: Thursday, August 20th

Topic: Leveraging Social Media to Market Your Business!
Date: Thursday, September 17th

Topic: Legal Matters Every Small Business Should Know
Date: Thursday, October 15th

Topic: Cybersecurity – Protecting Your Business
Date: Thursday, November 19th

*Dates & topics may change at discretion of SBVDR