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Business – Growth Accelerator Program


Outcome Focused Strategic Consulting

for Established High-Growth/High-Impact Businesses




An in-depth assessment of all areas of your business.

  • Business Identity & Structure 

  • ​Operations (HR, IT, Payroll, Processes, Inventory control, etc.)

  • ​Marketing​ (Product lines. Target markets, Communications – traditional & digital)​

  • Financial Management​ (Cash flow, Capital investments, Financial projections)​​

  • Strategic Planning​ (Mission/Vision, Succession & Contingency planning, JVs)​




An expert B-GAP Advisor leads the evaluation and project planning teams to develop actionable projects with definitive outcomes, milestones, responsibilities within a strategic framework for your business. Projects typically are formulated addressing immediate growth impediments, such as: 

  • staffing,

  • infrastructure, 

  • access to (and use of) capital and/or

  • marketing.

While these are the most common areas of concern, these examples are not all inclusive. 

Project Implementation

The secret ingredient in B-GAP success is the Project Approach to Strategic Growth. Our success rate (well over 90%) is dependent on the following:

  • your commitment to the process – both time and money

  • the skill of the B-GAP Advisor in the evaluation process

  • the identification and planning of the right projects (results, duration and continuation of growth processes) 

  • partnership with your expert team.



Project Approach to Strategic Growth


Think you’re ready?


There are specific criteria for participation in the B-GAP Strategic Advancement Project.


  • Company Size:  $1 million and/or 10 + employees

  • Company Status:  Existing business beyond start-up phase

  • Management Commitment:  Must be willing to commit time & money to succeed




starting Your Business

If you are planning on starting a small business, NJSBDC, with the help of the Small Business Administration (SBA), is here to make your small business dreams a reality. Become a client and see how.

Expanding Your Business

If you are an existing business with annual revenue of up to $1 million or have more than $1 million in revenue and/or 10 or more employees, NJSBDC can help you expand your market share as a company and grow your vision into a successful company. Become a client and see how.


Annual Key Sponsors

Financial Supporter

Major funding partners

The New Jersey Sustainable Business program is funded by the USEPA, and is part of an EPA Region 2 Toxic Reductions initiative that also includes projects being conducted by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), and New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).

Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. All services extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.