How to Start A Business When You Have a Full Time Job

You want to start a business. But you have a full-time job. Where do you go from here? First, congratulations! You’re in great company. Most successful entrepreneurs have launched a business while working full-time. Sara Blakley, the founder of Spanx, continued selling fax machines until she felt confident her business concept would be successful. Howard …

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10 FAQs About Starting A Business in Charlotte

When it comes to starting and growing a business in Charlotte, North Carolina, there’s one thing that all entrepreneurs have in common: they all have questions.

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Where to Start When Applying for A Patent, Copyright or Trademark

Here are a few of the resources available for Charlotte entrepreneurs seeking a patent, copyright or trademark.

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How to Start a Business You Know Nothing About

Starting a business in a new-to-you field is not at all uncommon for entrepreneurs, and especially not for serial entrepreneurs.

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5 Fast Facts About Licensing & Permitting

If you’re starting a business in Mecklenburg County (and if you’ve landed on this page), you already know that you’ll need to undergo some sort of permitting process. Keep reading to learn more about this process and the resources available to help you! 5 Fast Facts About Licensing & Permitting The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library can help …

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5 Things You Never Knew About Creating A Business Plan

A business plan is essential for many reasons, but it’s especially essential if you’re going to be asking an investor of bank of financial assistance.

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Starting a New Business: Through the Eyes of Successful Entrepreneurs

  A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL SUCCESS The recommendations provided below have been developed by several successful entrepreneurs, with whom CharlotteSCORE has worked over the past year. 5 “Must Do’s” When Starting a New Business Connect with SCORE – wish I had done this sooner! An incredible resource for support with basically any question related …

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Meet the Women’s Business Center of NC!

The Women’s Business Center of North Carolina (WBC) is an organization dedicated to providing guidance to women-owned businesses, advising and assisting them from start to growth. Their experts provide services like one-on-one business counseling, feedback for business plans, networking opportunities, seminars, classes, and more. It is a partnership program between the U.S. Small Business Administration …

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