/Events

Oct
29
Thu
Maximizing the Value of Your Small Business @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Topic: Start-up Assistance

Whether you are planning to sell or pass down your small business, it’s important to run the business so it gains the highest value possible. Discover how best to value your small business so that you can reap the most reward for your hard work.

Speaker(s): Joe Vangone

Pre-registration required. Online Web Ex registrants will be emailed the access information 24 hours before the training seminar. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Nov
4
Wed
How to Develop an Active, Engaged Board of Directors in a Post-COVID World @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Topic: Nonprofit

Workshop Objectives:

• Understand the board’s role in ongoing capacity-building to enhance your credibility • Learn how doing proper planning can ensure that the board can raise the revenue to advance your mission • Identify how the board can elevate the visibility of your nonprofit to ensure ongoing relevancy and sustainability • Define the elements of a high performance board and how to apply them

Speaker(s): John Curtis

Nov
5
Thu
How to Start a Business @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Nov 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Topic: Start-up Assistance

Understand the basics of starting a business in this seminar that takes you from idea to opportunity. Learn key strategies for start-up, financing and marketing as well as important information about legal issues, licensing, zoning, operations and more. Realize the importance of a self-assessment and how to evaluate the feasibility of your business idea. Discover the resources available to help you start and successfully operate your business.

Speaker(s): Tom Conroy

Pre-registration required. Online Web Ex registrants will be emailed the access information 24 hours before the training seminar. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Nov
11
Wed
How to Conduct a Successful Strategic Planning Process in a Post-COVID World @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Nov 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Topic: Nonprofit

Workshop Objectives: • Understand four different approaches to planning and which fits your organization • Explore the do’s and don’ts of a SWOT Analysis or Environmental Scan 
 • Determine the role of staff and board in the planning process • Identify the role of vision, mission, values, goals and objectives in successful planning
 • Recognize why planning fails and the essential steps to avoid the pitfalls

Nov
12
Thu
Business Plan Basics @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Nov 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Topic: Start-up Assistance

A business plan can be the most important tool a small business owner has. Learn how to turn your ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success. This seminar teaches you the important components of a business plan and helps you lay the foundation for a winning plan. Find out how marketing, operations, and finance are interrelated. Discover how a business plan is used by potential lenders, the dos and don’ts of writing a plan and steps for making the process easy. This seminar is designed for new and established business owners.

Speaker(s): Tom Conroy

Pre-registration required. Online Web Ex registrants will be emailed the access information 24 hours before the training seminar. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.

Nov
18
Wed
How to do Virtual Fundraising in a Post-COVID World @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Topic: Nonprofit

Workshop Objectives: • Learn leadership’s proper role in raising major gifts • Identify the characteristics of a Culture of Philanthropy • Demystify how to find new dollars and new donors in the Charlotte region • Learn five steps to raising major gifts that work in an era of social isolation • Learn how to design and host highly successful “virtual” events

Speaker(s): John Curtis

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