/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

May
30
Thu
Basics of Bookkeeping @ CPCC CEntral Campus Hall Building Room 215
May 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

Gain a workable knowledge of how to properly record financial transactions for your business. Discover the three most important financial reports and how to use them to make the best-informed business decisions. If you’re a new business owner or need a refresher on the basics of accounting, this seminar is designed for you.

Speaker(s): Carolina Aponte

Basics of Bookkeeping (online) @ Online
May 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

Gain a workable knowledge of how to properly record financial transactions for your business. Discover the three most important financial reports and how to use them to make the best-informed business decisions. If you’re a new business owner or need a refresher on the basics of accounting, this seminar is designed for you.

Speaker(s): Carolina Aponte

Jun
3
Mon
Nonprofit Organization Formation @ CPCC Central Campus, Hall Bldg. Room 215
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Topic: Nonprofit

Learn the “how to” of starting up a nonprofit organization in North Carolina. The seminar focuses on the 3-step NPO formation process at the state, local and national levels. Participants will learn the critical role the Board of Directors plays in providing administrative and financial management of the NPO.

This is the first session of a four-part series. Attendees do need to attend all four sessions but those that do will receive a series certificate of completion.

 

Speaker(s): Kathryn Addo of STC Consulting LLC

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
10
Mon
Developing Nonprofit Programs @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg. Room 215
Jun 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Topic: Nonprofit

Gain an understanding on how to use data to substantiate community needs and gain/sustain funding. Participants will learn how to design, develop and evaluate nonprofit programs using a nationally recognized program development model. This is the fourth session of a four part series. Attendees do not need to attend all four sessions but those that do will receive a series certificate of completion.

Speaker(s): Kathryn Addo of STC Consulting

Pre-registration is required

Jun
12
Wed
PitchBreakfast @ Packard Place
Jun 12 @ 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.

What’s Next: Planning for Growth @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg Room 215
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Topic: Managing a Business

Take a look at the broad concept of growth and narrow it down into actionable steps to achieve scalability. Will focus on identifying and setting strategic goals, the big vision, understanding key focus areas (which will be expanded upon in other seminars in the series sessions) as well as primary challenges and stages of growth.

Speaker(s): Brenda Anderson

What’s Next: Planning for Growth (online) @ Online
Jun 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Topic: Managing a Business

Take a look at the broad concept of growth and narrow it down into actionable steps to achieve scalability. Will focus on identifying and setting strategic goals, the big vision, understanding key focus areas (which will be expanded upon in other seminars in the series sessions) as well as primary challenges and stages of growth.

Speaker(s): Brenda Anderson

Pre-registration is required

Online WebEx registrants will be emailed the access information 24 hours before the training seminar. If you have questions or experience difficulty accessing the session call 704-330-6736.

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