Calendar

Nov
3
Mon
Design a Powerful Business Website with WordPress @ CPCC CENTRAL CAMPUS
Nov 3 @ 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

If you have always wanted your own business website, it doesn’t get any easier than this. This interactive course will guide you through setting up your own website using WordPress. Learn how to customize the look and feel of the site, add widgets, drive traffic and more.$129. 11-3 to 11-12 M/W

The Path to Success:An Entrepreneurial Success Story @ CPCC CENTRAL CAMPUS
Nov 3 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

What’s a day in the life of an entrepreneur like? Come be a part of their journey and leave inspired, encouraged and ready to springboard into your own business success. Learn about their AHA! moment, how they made it and the critical lessons they learned along the way.

Nov
4
Tue
Basic Accounting with QuickBooks® @ CPCC CENTRAL CAMPUS
Nov 4 @ 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Build a solid foundation by learning the fundamental principles of accounting and how they are used in QuickBooks®. Understand the chart of accounts and what happens when bills, checks and invoices are entered into an automated system. No accounting knowledge or QuickBooks experience is required. $99. T/TH 11/4-11/6

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business #1 – November 4, 2014 @ SCORE Office
Nov 4 @ 12:45 PM – 3:45 PM

“Simple Steps for Starting Your Business – Session 1 –Start-up Basics” is a three hour seminar, held monthly, devoted to helping evaluate whether starting a business is feasible and to provide guidelines for the development of a Marketing/Business Plan. The objectives of “Getting Started” are basic. Anyone interested in knowing the contents of a Marketing Plan, a Business Plan, and identifying funding sources should attend this session. The course handout includes “The Plan” workbook. It is a more extensive approach to the pro-forma financial material included in the course.

Make 2015 Your BEST Year Ever at the NAWBO Charlotte November Meeting @ Byron's South End
Nov 4 @ 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Get ready to grow! 

Are you ready to step up from playing at being a woman business owner to being the head of a multimillion-dollar company? Mary Cantando has one mission in life: to help women grow their businesses. She has developed The Woman’s Advantage® Group and The Woman’s Advantage® series of products, and she speaks at regional, national and international women’s events.

NAWBO Charlotte is fortunate to welcome Mary at our November dinner meeting so members and guests can gain the confidence and the tools they need to help them plan for a wealth of new opportunities in 2015.

EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION ENDS WEDNESDAY, October 29, 2014!

Regular registration ends FRIDAY, October 31, 2014!

About Mary Cantando

A recognized expert on women entrepreneurs, Mary has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The Oprah Magazine, and INC Magazine, as well as hundreds of television and radio shows.

Mary has authored five books and written hundreds of magazine articles, each focused on helping women start and grow businesses. She also produces the wildly popular Woman’s Advantage™ Shared Wisdom Calendar, which annually brings together the top nuggets of advice from 365 successful women business owners.

Mary founded The Woman’s Advantage® Forum to provide savvy women the mentoring and support they need to cross over to the    $1-million mark. Her hard-earned experience offers a wealth of insights leading you to lasting rewards for both business and life.

Nov
5
Wed
Time Management @ CPCC CENTRAL CAMPUS
Nov 5 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Managing time is one of the biggest challenges facing small business owners. It’s true that time flies — whether you’re having fun or not! Learn quick and easy ways to better organize each day and use time more efficiently. This seminar will provide strategies, techniques and tips to set priorities and manage the daily pressures of operating a small business.

Nov
10
Mon
The Path to Success:An Entrepreneurial Success Story @ CPCC CENTRAL CAMPUS
Nov 10 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

What’s a day in the life of an entrepreneur like? Come be a part of their journey and leave inspired, encouraged and ready to springboard into your own business success. Learn about their AHA! moment, how they made it and the critical lessons they learned along the way.

Nov
12
Wed
TechBreakfast CLT @ The Garage at Packard Place
Nov 12 @ 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

TechBreakfast CLT provides a friendly atmosphere where aspiring tech-entrpreneurs can get great feedback from great panelists. For the more timid you can RSVP to watch it live and learn from the feedback others receive. Occurs the second Wednesday every month.

Business Plan Basics @ ONLINE
Nov 12 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Turn your business ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success. Attending this seminar will be just the start of a process that will help commit your great ideas to paper. It will provide you with a good general overview and basic understanding of the components of a typical business plan, and how marketing, operations and finance are interrelated. ONLINE

Choosing Your Legal Structure @ ONLINE
Nov 12 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Which legal structure is best for your business – sole proprietorship, S-Corporation, partnership or LLC? Choosing the right business entity is an important step in setting up your business. Know the right questions to ask when choosing a legal structure and understand the benefits and disadvantages of each. ONLINE