/Events

Jul
24
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ SBA
Jul 24 @ 12:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

 Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/local-workshops-4

Jul
25
Thu
The Basic Principle of Business Marketing/ Los Principios Básicos de Mercadeo del Negocio (In Spanish)  @ Womens Business Center Of Charlotte
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

In Spanish Only!!!

This session focuses on some of the basics of marketing your small business, such as identifying and reaching your target market and establishing the right price.

Los Principios Básicos de Mercadeo del Negocio En esta sesión aprenderá estrategias de mercadeo y promoción para su negocio, cómo reconocer y llegar a su mercado objetivo y cómo establecer el precio correcto.

Aug
1
Thu
Small Business Brand Expo @ The Ballantyne
Aug 1 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am

Small Business Brand Expo

FREE Event & Breakfast, featuring

Gerry O’Brion will translate Big Brand Strategies into knowledge that any business can use to win in the marketplace. He will share with you the lessons he has learned about branding companies of all sizes, even companies like yours.

Spectrum Reach Ad Portal is the new TV Media Buying Tool that allows you to plan and purchase TV right from your computer, on your time and your budget. You can even create a READY-TO-AIR TV Commercial.

You will learn how to market your business and reach new customers affordably. Advisors will be onsite to consult on how to take your business to the next level.

RSVP at go2.spectrumreach.com/brand

This Small Business Brand Expo is sponsored by Spectrum Business, American Marketing Association and SCORE Charlotte.

Aug
3
Sat
Entrepreneurs Group – Saturdays “Business Model Canvas” with SCORE Expert @ Holiday Inn Express and Suites Charlotte NE - University Area
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Entrepreneurs Group – Saturdays, “Business Model Canvas” Workshop

Gary Byrd, SCORE Certified Mentor, will present “Business Model Canvas” Workshop to the Entrepreneurs Group on Sat, Aug 3 at 10 am.

Do you have a business plan model for your business? Join us and get one done. As a business owner, it is very important to have a plan for your current business with a forecast for the future. You will learn how to:

  • Identify Customer Segments & Channels
  • Identify Key Partners & Key Resources
  • Answer that Nagging Question — What are your customers willing/ready to pay for?

Learn all you need to know from Gary Byrd, the SCORE Expert on this topic.

Contact Joan T. Randall, Campus Leader, Elevation Church University City Campus, at joantrandall@gmail.com.

This Workshop is co-sponsored by the Entrepreneurs Group Saturdays, Elevation Church University City Campus and SCORE Charlotte.

 

Aug
6
Tue
Small Business Development (PM Session) @ Womens Business Center Of Charlotte
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A workshop to help start-ups and established entrepreneurs examine the feasibility of their small business idea in the current market. The discussion centers on business plan development, entity formation, managing risk, and various ways to fund or bootstrap the business.

Aug
7
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ SBA
Aug 7 @ 12:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

 Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/local-workshops-4

Aug
14
Wed
Looking for Business Resources??? @ South Piedmont Community College
Aug 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Already have a business  or thinking about starting one . These sessions are designed to provide current and new business owners with the resources necessary for positioning business owners for success. Learn the who, the what, and the how of getting your business off the ground, what it takes to sustain it, and what resources are available for growing it.

Aug
15
Thu
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ University City Regional Library
Aug 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

 Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/local-workshops-4

Aug
21
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ SBA
Aug 21 @ 12:45 pm – 3:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You?

 Session 1: Start-Up Basics – FREE SCORE Charlotte Workshop

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Start-Up Basics Workshop provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

In this session, you learn about the advantages and disadvantages of owning a business, the most profitable form for your business, and the fundamentals of formation, organization, marketing, cash flow and funding sources.

Presented by SCORE Charlotte Certified Mentors at no cost to you.

TO REGISTER, GO TO https://charlotte.score.org/local-workshops-4

Aug
27
Tue
Business Startup Workshop @ Womens Business Center Of Charlotte
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Want to start a business, but not sure of the paperwork you need or the steps you should take???  This Startup Workshop is designed to give Entrepreneurs on-site legal counsel and assistance.  This hands-on workshop will provide participants with answers to their legal questions, support with filling out documents with NC Secretary of the State, and support with completing all paperwork to get your business up and running. Walk away with your startup documents in hand. Bring your laptop and form of payment to complete business registration on-site.