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Feb
27
Mon
Starting A New Venture @ Online
Feb 27 all-day

Overwhelmed in starting your business? Get ready to jump-start your launch in this unique course filled with online lessons from nationally known entrepreneurs. Use this real world experience and rules of the road to learn the valuable tips and advice and avoid the most common mistakes. We’ll walk you through a practical a business model and startup blueprint that lets you seize opportunities and use proven steps to execute a successful startup. Online.

Live WebEx sessions once a week beginning Monday 1/23-2/27 from 6:30-8:30 pm.

From Grant Seeking to Grant Writing @ Central Campus
Feb 27 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Baffled with the thought of grants and not sure where to begin? This class helps you learn how to do the research, weigh the options, build relationships, incorporate what is needed in the proposals and submit for funding. With step-by-step guidance you will become an effective grant seeker and will be on your way to writing a winning proposal.  Occurs Every Monday/Wednesday 2/27-3/8

From Grant Seeking to Grant Writing Online @ Online
Feb 27 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Baffled with the thought of grants and not sure where to begin? This class helps you learn how to do the research, weigh the options, build relationships, incorporate what is needed in the proposals and submit for funding. With step-by-step guidance you will become an effective grant seeker and will be on your way to writing a winning proposal.  Occurs Every Monday/ Wednesday 2/27-3/8 Fully Online

Feb
28
Tue
Quickbooks® Level 2 @ Levine Campus
Feb 28 @ 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Already know the basics? This second level course will help you expand your Quickbooks® knowledge. Delve into advanced features such as forms creation, report and graph generation, job costing, inventory, payroll and trouble shooting. Uses QuickBooks® 2015. Prerequisites: SBX7440 or equivalent experience. Purchase book: QuickBooks® Pro 2015 Level 2. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursday 2/21-3/2.

Using Social Media in Your Small Business @ Central Campus
Feb 28 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

You have built your brand, now share it with the world. Wait, not yet. How and what you share online is essential for your small business success. This seminar will give you tips on the best social media tools to increase your brand recognition and grow your business. Develop a realistic social media plan that allows you to stay connected and engaged.

Mar
1
Wed
From Grant Seeking to Grant Writing @ Central Campus
Mar 1 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Baffled with the thought of grants and not sure where to begin? This class helps you learn how to do the research, weigh the options, build relationships, incorporate what is needed in the proposals and submit for funding. With step-by-step guidance you will become an effective grant seeker and will be on your way to writing a winning proposal.  Occurs Every Monday/Wednesday 2/27-3/8

From Grant Seeking to Grant Writing Online @ Online
Mar 1 @ 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Baffled with the thought of grants and not sure where to begin? This class helps you learn how to do the research, weigh the options, build relationships, incorporate what is needed in the proposals and submit for funding. With step-by-step guidance you will become an effective grant seeker and will be on your way to writing a winning proposal.  Occurs Every Monday/ Wednesday 2/27-3/8 Fully Online

Mar
2
Thu
Quickbooks® Level 2 @ Levine Campus
Mar 2 @ 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Already know the basics? This second level course will help you expand your Quickbooks® knowledge. Delve into advanced features such as forms creation, report and graph generation, job costing, inventory, payroll and trouble shooting. Uses QuickBooks® 2015. Prerequisites: SBX7440 or equivalent experience. Purchase book: QuickBooks® Pro 2015 Level 2. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursday 2/21-3/2.

Independent Contractors vs. Employees @ Central Campus
Mar 2 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Misclassification of employees as independent contractors is a serious issue, and could cost your company money. The best way to avoid the consequences is to understand the differences between the two. In this session, the IRS will define an independent contractor and employee and explain exactly what is required as it relates to federal taxes when hiring each.

Mar
6
Mon
PitchBreakfast @ Packard Place
Mar 6 @ 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM

PitchBreakfast is a catalyst within the entrepreneurial community, a safe place where entrepreneurs go to connect, learn and grow.

SCHEDULE

8:00 AM Networking + Breakfast
8:15 AM Pitches
9:15 AM Networking

PitchBreakfast is the second Wednesday of every month at Packard Place, 222 S. Church Street (Between 3rd and 4th Streets), Charlotte, NC 28202.

2 to 4 companies have 5 minutes (with slides) to present their ideas followed by 10 minutes of feedback from our expert panelists and then a Q+A with the audience.

Once a quarter, we host IDEA Pitch, for the select pitchsters from PitchBreakfast. 2 to 4 companies have 2 minutes (no slides) to present their ideas followed by 15 minutes of feedback from IDEA Fund Partners.

Breakfast and coffee is provided, courtesy of our sponsors.

PARKING

Packard Place is located at 222 S. Church Street (Between 3rd and 4th Streets), just 3 blocks from the Lynx Blue Line 3rd Street/Convention Center stop.

Parking is available on the street around Packard Place and at many affordable parking decks shown on the map.

 

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