AMP Up! Application Period Extended to April 1

Are you ready to UP your business to the next level, but not sure how to get there? AMP UP! provides small business owners with the knowledge, know-how, and networks needed for business growth and expansion. We’ve extended the online application...

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53 Ideas | Pitch. Win. Launch

Have an innovative business idea? Pitch it in 53 seconds for a chance to win $10,000, $5,000 or $2,500. Central Piedmont and Fifth Third Bank have partnered to launch 53 Ideas - A business pitch competition in search of finding...

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Small Business Loans up to $75K from Meck County

Small businesses anchor and support the Charlotte community by delivering the products, services, and jobs that help drive economic impact. That's why Mecklenburg County created the Small Business Loan Program to assist business owners and entrepreneurs with obtaining the financing...

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5 Ways to Celebrate Small business Saturday with Charlotte Business Resources

5 Ways to Celebrate Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday: A holiday promoting small businesses, raising awareness for the #shopsmall movement; occurs the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Small Business Saturday 2019 is November 30, 2019. If this is your first time hearing about Small Business Saturday, or if...

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Meet the graduating class of AMP Up! For Charlotte Graduates

2019 AMP Up! Charlotte Graduates

  In partnership with the Charlotte Douglas International Airport, the AMP Up! Charlotte 2019 cohort comes to a close Tuesday, October 29, with thirteen graduates ready to propel their business forward with the lessons learned in the 7-month program. From...

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Charlotte Business Resources Helps to Protect Your Business Name

Your Business Name Could Expire If Filed Before 12/1/2017

  Effective December 1, 2017, North Carolina State Government created a new law, 'Assumed Business Name Act,' which stated all certificates of assumed business names must comply with the new law, NCGS CH. 66, Article 14A. This impacts any business...

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Small business owners of 20+ neighboring regions get benefited from the tools at CBRbiz.com

20+ Regions Who Can Benefit from CBR!

CharlotteBusinessResources (.com) works to strengthen the regional ecosystem where startups and existing businesses can thrive. Our 25 Resource Partners provide tools and resources, networking and mentoring opportunities, business counseling, and more to empower entrepreneurs in and around the Charlotte region....

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GET INVOLVED: Mecklenburg County, NC Procurement Opportunity (#487-TN-DSS0001)

We're excited to share the release from Mecklenburg County, NC Procurement Division, requesting quotes for #487-TM-DSS0001. Issued July 12, 2019 Mecklenburg County, located in the State of North Carolina, through its Department of Social Services (DSS), Division of Operations, Strategy &...

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Start a Business with Brian Hamilton Foundation: Starter U

  The Brian Hamilton Foundation - a foundation that provides free entrepreneurship education resources, to help people take part in the American dream and climb the social and economic ladder - just got better with the addition of its free...

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Emerging Leaders Q&A: Matt, Dinkel, Tier 1 Graphics

The Emerging Leaders Q&A series spotlights business owners who have participated in the SBA’s Emerging Leaders Program. Each featured business owner completed this extensive training with over 100 hours of classroom time and one-on-one counseling. Since its inception in 2008,...

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