Sherese Duncan

Sherese Duncan is President and CEO of Effició Incorporated, Founder of For Educators and is an entrepreneurship instructor at Central Piedmont Community College. One of the most sought after speakers and business strategist by organizations and entrepreneurs alike, Duncan has served as a SCORE counselor in Charlotte NC since 2006 and has developed and taught entrepreneurial training for Entrepreneurs, Professionals, and Business Owners around the world through Efficio's School of Business for Entrepreneurs. She has also taught undergraduate and non-credit courses on business strategy, business systems, technology, internet, social media, financial management, human capital, marketing, and many other disciplines of entrepreneurship for Central Piedmont Community College, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, the Small Business Administration, the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council, the Small Business Development Technical Center in Georgia, SCORE, and various other non-profit entrepreneurial centers.

She is the author of the premier Getting to the CORE of Business® strategic development curriculum, now in its second edition.  It is one of the first non-credit curriculum for existing entrepreneurs focused on building a complete Small Business System. Duncan has also written entrepreneurial articles that are syndicated worldwide and a variety of instructional e-books, courses and seminars .

Professional Degree(s):
  • Masters of Business Administration
Current Appointments:
  • EFFICIO, INC., President and CEO
  • CPCC Small Business Center, Instructor of Entrepreneurship
Previous Appointments:
  • CEO, Effició, Inc, Charlotte NC

Primary Areas of Interest:

    • Strategic planning
    • Business Planning
    • Technology Automation
    • Marketing Solutions
    • Social Media Strategy
    • Competitive Analysis
    • Entrepreneurship as a Career
    • Charlotte Small Business Strategy Group - President
    • CPCC Small Business Center
    • Virtual Entrepreneurs International, Founder
    • SCORE Charlotte Volunteer Counselor
    • Central Charlotte CORE Alumni Group
    Seminars/Courses Instructed:
    • FastTrac New Ventures Entrepreneurship
    • Getting to the CORE of Business
    • How to Conduct a Competitive Analysis
    • Marketing Research
    • Business Success