Free programs from Google

Today, Ukrainian businesses face numerous challenges, but, despite this, they also encounter many new opportunities. Google, aiming to assist Ukrainian entrepreneurs in developing and scaling their business, has launched three free educational programs. These include: «Grow with Google: Small Business Program», «Safer with Google: Cybersecurity Basics for Businesses», and «Find New Customers Abroad».

Let’s take a closer look at each of them.

1. Grow with Google: Small Business Program.

Supported by the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, the State Institution «Office for Entrepreneurship and Export Development», Diia.Business, and online education platform EdEra, this program is perfect for small businesses and their teams looking to increase their profit through development and scaling. It offers access to:

  • 8 weeks of training on topics such as strategy, finance, sales, marketing, analytics, team, and more;
  • online meetings and workshops with experts;
  • a community of like-minded Ukrainian entrepreneurs;
  • mentoring programs for 100 businesses;
  • the opportunity to receive a certificate.

The program starts on April 3rd.

More detailed information about the program can be found through the link.

2. Safer with Google: Cybersecurity Basics for Businesses.

This program is essential for those looking to gain practical skills to protect their business from cyber threats.

By joining, you will have the chance to:

  • gain practical knowledge about cyber hygiene, recognizing cyber attacks, and creating a business cybersecurity system;
  • acquire effective skills in using AI (Artificial Intelligence) to counter cyber threats;
  • benefit from the experience of leading Ukrainian experts and enterprises in protecting your business, employees, clients, and their data from cyber threats.

The course runs from April 9th to April 30th, 2024.

Program partners include the State Service of Special Communication and Information Protection of Ukraine, the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, the State Institution «Office for Entrepreneurship and Export Development», Diia.Business, the National Cybersecurity Coordination Center, Cyber Diia, ISSP, Cyber School, Cyber Unit.

Learn more about the program and schedule through the link.

3. Find New Customers Abroad.

If you’re looking to scale not only within Ukraine but also abroad, or if you already have a customer base overseas but want to find new clients, then this program is definitely for you.

It will enable you to:

  • develop your own strategy for entering new markets;
  • adapt your products or services for foreign consumers;
  • learn to use digital tools to attract the attention of potential clients.

The educational part of the program will run from April 16th to June 18th, 2024.

The program is supported by the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, the State Institution «Office for Entrepreneurship and Export Development», Diia.Business, Kyiv School of Economics, WebPromoExperts, EdEra.

Registration is available through the link.

Note that you can register for one or all three programs at once.

Moreover, the program will include live training sessions from entrepreneurs and recorded videos, allowing you to study the material at any convenient time.

So, register now, gain new knowledge, increase your profits, and grow!

We wish you success!