/Events

May
29
Wed
Business Certifications (Online) @ Online
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

SBE, MBE …. Certification confusion? Learn about the certification alphabet soup and how to use it to spell out success for your business. Learn how to get certified and why it matters.

Seminar 5 of the Government Contracting Series

Speaker -LaPronda Spann

Pre-registration is required

Jun
5
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? @ Packard Place, Garage
Jun 5 @ 5:45 pm – 7:45 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. You will also identify 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.

Is Starting a Business Right for You? Join us and learn….

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

Jun
12
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? @ Morrison Regional Library
Jun 12 @ 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. You will also identify 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.

Is Starting a Business Right for You? Join us and learn….

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

Jun
19
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? @ SBA
Jun 19 @ 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. You will also identify 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.

Is Starting a Business Right for You — will help you learn about:

  • Advantages and disadvantages of owning a business
  • Most profitable form for your business
  • 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

Jun
26
Wed
Hiring for the Long Hall @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg. Room 215
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Identifying hiring needs, designing positions, matching the right people to the position(s) and making sure they fit with your existing team and culture.

Speaker(s): Deanna Baumgarner

Pre-registration is required

Jun
27
Thu
Funding Your Business @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg. Room 215
Jun 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This seminar reviews the various forms of equity and debt financing, including conventional bank loans, SBA guaranteed loans, private loans, venture capital, factored receivables, credit cards and supplier trade credit.

Speaker(s): E. Bedford of Carolina Small Business Development Fund

Pre-registration required.

Jul
18
Thu
Mecklenburg County – Office of Economic Development Small Business Outreach @ Sportsplex
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mecklenburg County’s Office of Economic Development invites you to an informational and connection session with the Small Business Services Team

This session is for you, if you…

  • are interested in starting or growing your business and need assistance
  • would like to learn how to access capital
  • are interested in doing business with the government
  • would like to learn more about Minority, Women, and Small Business certifications

To register, visit:  https://www.mecknc.gov/edo/Pages/Outreach.aspx

Sep
11
Wed
Mecklenburg County – Office of Economic Development Small Business Outreach @ Mint Hill Town Hall
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mecklenburg County’s Office of Economic Development invites you to an informational and connection session with the Small Business Services Team

This session is for you, if you…

  • are interested in starting or growing your business and need assistance
  • would like to learn how to access capital
  • are interested in doing business with the government
  • would like to learn more about Minority, Women, and Small Business certifications

To register, visit:  https://www.mecknc.gov/edo/Pages/Outreach.aspx

Nov
13
Wed
Mecklenburg County – Office of Economic Development Small Business Outreach @ Belle Johnson Community Center
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mecklenburg County’s Office of Economic Development invites you to an informational and connection session with the Small Business Services Team

This session is for you, if you…

  • are interested in starting or growing your business and need assistance
  • would like to learn how to access capital
  • are interested in doing business with the government
  • would like to learn more about Minority, Women, and Small Business certifications

To register, visit:  https://www.mecknc.gov/edo/Pages/Outreach.aspx