/Events

Sep
17
Tue
Food Truck 101 @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg. Room 215
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description

What’s the best way to learn how get a feel for the mobile food scene in your area? Start talking to the most experienced and successful vendors in your area of course! – See more at: http://foodtruckempire.com/how-to/kansas-city/#sthash.OD9UC1uE.dpuf

Food trucks are the single fastest growing sector of the restaurant industry. Discover how to develop your business, build your brand and gain a loyal following. You will learn how to comply with regulatory requirements, to overcome common obstacles and to measure your success. Bonus: course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck operators.

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will:

  • Understand unique laws and regulations for food trucks
  • Investigate the feasibly of launching a mobile food business
  • Become familiar with best practices in operating, marketing and branding a mobile food business
WEE Talks…Is Starting a Business Right For You? SCORE Workshop, The Basics @ Waxhaw Entrepreneurs
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

WEE Talks…IS STARTING A BUSINESS RIGHT FOR YOU?

Join us for this SCORE Workshop, covering the Basics. Jim Weiland, Certified Mentor, will lead WEE Talks…Is Starting a Business Right for You?

He will help you:

This Startup Basics Workshop will provide you with an overview of the skills and tools that you will need when deciding to start a business. Or not.

Walk-ins are welcome! NO FEE to attend. Free parking in the rear.

SCORE Charlotte Chapter offers free mentoring for small business owners via face-to-face, email, phone or video conferencing. 704-344-6576

Waxhaw Entrepreneurs is a co-working space for small business. 704-219-8765.

SCORE Charlotte and Waxhaw Entrepreneurs are co-sponsoring this Workshop, titled WEE Talks…Is Starting a Business Right for You?

Sep
18
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ SBA
Sep 18 @ 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

Sep
19
Thu
Food Truck 101 @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg. Room 215
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description

What’s the best way to learn how get a feel for the mobile food scene in your area? Start talking to the most experienced and successful vendors in your area of course! – See more at: http://foodtruckempire.com/how-to/kansas-city/#sthash.OD9UC1uE.dpuf

Food trucks are the single fastest growing sector of the restaurant industry. Discover how to develop your business, build your brand and gain a loyal following. You will learn how to comply with regulatory requirements, to overcome common obstacles and to measure your success. Bonus: course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck operators.

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will:

  • Understand unique laws and regulations for food trucks
  • Investigate the feasibly of launching a mobile food business
  • Become familiar with best practices in operating, marketing and branding a mobile food business
Sep
21
Sat
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ Cornelius Library
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 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

 

Sep
24
Tue
Food Truck 101 @ CPCC Central Campus Hall Bldg. Room 215
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Description

What’s the best way to learn how get a feel for the mobile food scene in your area? Start talking to the most experienced and successful vendors in your area of course! – See more at: http://foodtruckempire.com/how-to/kansas-city/#sthash.OD9UC1uE.dpuf

Food trucks are the single fastest growing sector of the restaurant industry. Discover how to develop your business, build your brand and gain a loyal following. You will learn how to comply with regulatory requirements, to overcome common obstacles and to measure your success. Bonus: course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck operators.

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will:

  • Understand unique laws and regulations for food trucks
  • Investigate the feasibly of launching a mobile food business
  • Become familiar with best practices in operating, marketing and branding a mobile food business
Oct
1
Tue
“Key Employee Retention” Workshop, Sponsored by SCORE Charlotte @ Capitol Towers
Oct 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

“Key Employee Retention” Workshop, Sponsored by SCORE Charlotte

In this interactive workshop, Kevin D. Monaghan, an industry expert, guides business owners to view their compensation strategies from a new perspective. Attendees will work through key employee valuations that help them determine solutions to retain, inspire and reward their leaders.

Key Decisions:

  • Structuring your Retention Strategy using the 6 Pillars of Compensation
  • Extending your servant leadership through your compensation program
  • Avoiding the conflicts of interest that exist in compensation negotiations
  • Understanding how your Compensation Strategy can increase your Exit Price

Workshop Activities

  1. Participants will break into groups and role play a Compensation Negotiation.
  2. Attendees will work through three Key Employee Valuation Formulas to determine what their key person is worth to their business.

Speaker: Kevin D. Monaghan

Kevin D. Monaghan is Founder/Director of Intuitive Compensation Group in Charlotte. His experience ranges from running a 44-person consulting firm in Shanghai, China, to “cold calling” his way into the writer’s room on NBC’s TV show, The Office and Parks and Recreation. He’s an industry expert who works with American business owners to help retain key employees, develop buyout strategies and navigate working family business partners. He graduated from Siena College in New York and attended Bond University in Queensland, Australia. He makes live appearances all over the country, helping business owners align their goals with workable compensation models.

 “Key Employee Retention” Workshop is sponsored by SCORE Charlotte, a nonprofit organization of all volunteers. These volunteers are all Certified Mentors who offer free one-on-one mentoring services to the small business community.

REGISTER TODAY!

Oct
2
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right For You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ Charlotte Main Library
Oct 2 @ 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

Oct
9
Wed
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1 — The Basics @ Packard Place, Garage
Oct 9 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 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

Oct
12
Sat
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop #1, The Basics @ Hickory Grove Library
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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