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Apr
26
Fri
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte – Café y Pastel Networking Latino Breakfast at BlueCross NC Charlotte Center @ BlueCross NC Charlotte Center
Apr 26 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

 

Name: LACCC Café y Pastel – Networking Latino Breakfast – Blue Cross NC Charlotte Center
Date: April 26, 2019
Time: 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM EDT

 

Event Description:

LACCC Café Y Pastel
Networking Latino Breakfast

Sponsored and Hosted By

    

 

 

 

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Location:

BlueCross NC Charlotte Center
5349 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
(Behind Home Depot at Promenade on Providence)
Free Parking

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Date/Time Information:

Friday, April 26, 2019
7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

Contact Information:
(704) 343-2525 or register online
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Fees/Admission:

Members – Free!
Non-members – $5.00

Deadline registration on April, 24th at 5:00 p.m.

Apr
30
Tue
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series 2-5 ($150) @ SBA
Apr 30 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series #2 — #5(Fee: $150 for Workshop Series)

Session 2: Business Concept – April 30

The first workshop focuses on your business concept and step-by-step guidance in researching your idea, your market, and your competition. At the end of the Business Concept Workshop, you are able to identify your target markets, describe your products and services, and collect key competitive information to support your feasibility plan.

Session 3: Marketing Plan – May 7

The second workshop provides you with an introduction to marketing communication methods and tools to maximize your customer reach. The discussion in the Marketing Plan Workshop covers pricing strategies, positioning, the difference between features and benefits, and different marketing strategies. At the end of this session, you will know how to outline your marketing strategy, test your marketing message, choose the right sales channel, and exercise your marketing strategy.

Session 4: Financial Projections – May 14

The third workshop uses exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. This session reviews sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true start-up costs, ongoing operating expenses, setting benchmarks for tracking progress and the organization of all your financial information. Using a hands-on approach, you learn how to use our financial model to forecast sales revenue and build solid pro-forma financial forecasts.

Session 5: Funding Sources and Next Steps – May 21

The final workshop offers information on how to finance your small business. In this session, discussions include sources of funds, accounting the six C’s of credit, banking relations, ratio analysis, and monthly preparation and review of financial statements. A bank loan officer will give an inside view of how a banker assesses the merit of business plans and loan application. At the end of the series, you have all the tools necessary to decide whether or not to launch your small business.

Attend all four sessions for $150.00 (A second person from the same company is an additional $50.00)

 The Workshop Series is presented by SCORE Certified Mentors. Free one-on-one counseling is part of the workshop process.

 

Is Starting a Business Right for You? @ Steele Creek Library
Apr 30 @ 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

 

May
7
Tue
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series 2-5 ($150) @ SBA
May 7 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series #2 — #5(Fee: $150 for Workshop Series)

Session 2: Business Concept – April 30

The first workshop focuses on your business concept and step-by-step guidance in researching your idea, your market, and your competition. At the end of the Business Concept Workshop, you are able to identify your target markets, describe your products and services, and collect key competitive information to support your feasibility plan.

Session 3: Marketing Plan – May 7

The second workshop provides you with an introduction to marketing communication methods and tools to maximize your customer reach. The discussion in the Marketing Plan Workshop covers pricing strategies, positioning, the difference between features and benefits, and different marketing strategies. At the end of this session, you will know how to outline your marketing strategy, test your marketing message, choose the right sales channel, and exercise your marketing strategy.

Session 4: Financial Projections – May 14

The third workshop uses exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. This session reviews sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true start-up costs, ongoing operating expenses, setting benchmarks for tracking progress and the organization of all your financial information. Using a hands-on approach, you learn how to use our financial model to forecast sales revenue and build solid pro-forma financial forecasts.

Session 5: Funding Sources and Next Steps – May 21

The final workshop offers information on how to finance your small business. In this session, discussions include sources of funds, accounting the six C’s of credit, banking relations, ratio analysis, and monthly preparation and review of financial statements. A bank loan officer will give an inside view of how a banker assesses the merit of business plans and loan application. At the end of the series, you have all the tools necessary to decide whether or not to launch your small business.

Attend all four sessions for $150.00 (A second person from the same company is an additional $50.00)

 The Workshop Series is presented by SCORE Certified Mentors. Free one-on-one counseling is part of the workshop process.

 

May
14
Tue
Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series 2-5 ($150) @ SBA
May 14 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series #2 — #5(Fee: $150 for Workshop Series)

Session 2: Business Concept – April 30

The first workshop focuses on your business concept and step-by-step guidance in researching your idea, your market, and your competition. At the end of the Business Concept Workshop, you are able to identify your target markets, describe your products and services, and collect key competitive information to support your feasibility plan.

Session 3: Marketing Plan – May 7

The second workshop provides you with an introduction to marketing communication methods and tools to maximize your customer reach. The discussion in the Marketing Plan Workshop covers pricing strategies, positioning, the difference between features and benefits, and different marketing strategies. At the end of this session, you will know how to outline your marketing strategy, test your marketing message, choose the right sales channel, and exercise your marketing strategy.

Session 4: Financial Projections – May 14

The third workshop uses exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. This session reviews sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true start-up costs, ongoing operating expenses, setting benchmarks for tracking progress and the organization of all your financial information. Using a hands-on approach, you learn how to use our financial model to forecast sales revenue and build solid pro-forma financial forecasts.

Session 5: Funding Sources and Next Steps – May 21

The final workshop offers information on how to finance your small business. In this session, discussions include sources of funds, accounting the six C’s of credit, banking relations, ratio analysis, and monthly preparation and review of financial statements. A bank loan officer will give an inside view of how a banker assesses the merit of business plans and loan application. At the end of the series, you have all the tools necessary to decide whether or not to launch your small business.

Attend all four sessions for $150.00 (A second person from the same company is an additional $50.00)

 The Workshop Series is presented by SCORE Certified Mentors. Free one-on-one counseling is part of the workshop process.

 

May
15
Wed
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte, Keynote Speaker, City of Charlotte Mayor, Vi Lyles @ Mint Museum Uptown
May 15 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Event Description:
Event Description:

LACCC Luncheon

Keynote Speaker

City of Charlotte Mayor 
Vi Lyles

Biography

 Sponsor by

                  

Supporting Sponsor

Small Business Sponsor

Hosted by

 

May is Small Business Month!

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Location:

Mint Museum Uptown
500 S Tryon Street, 5th Floor
Charlotte, NC 28202

Parking Validated at
Levine Center for the Arts Parking Garage

And at The Greens Parking Garage

Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Contact Information:
704-343-2525
Fees/Admission:

$25.00 Members
$35.00 Non-Members

Deadline registration: Monday, May 13, 2019
Please register now!

NO WALK-INS PLEASE

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May
21
Tue
WEE Talks…Instagram, Marketing 101 @ Waxhaw Entrepreneurs
May 21 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

WEE Talks…Instagram, Marketing 101

SCORE Workshop, featuring Shane Fraser of SNA Today, Social Networking Assistance

Shane Fraser, Social Media Expert of Waxhaw, will talk about

  • How to set up a “Business Profile” on Instagram
  • How to utilize Hashtags – What is a Hashtag and Why should you use them?
  • How to use different types of Instagram Ads – Photo, Video, Stories or Carousel. And should you?

Join us for Coffee and Donuts.  Walk-ins are welcome!

Shane Fraser will give a 15-minute presentation and then we’ll open it up to 45 minutes of lively conversation when we will talk about your business and how you use or could use Instagram.

This workshop is being co-sponsored by SCORE Charlotte and Waxhaw Entrepreneurs.

 SCORE Charlotte: 704-344-6576

Waxhaw Entrepreneurs: 704-219-8765

Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series 2-5 ($150) @ SBA
May 21 @ 12:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Is Starting a Business Right for You? SCORE Workshop Series #2 — #5(Fee: $150 for Workshop Series)

Session 2: Business Concept – April 30

The first workshop focuses on your business concept and step-by-step guidance in researching your idea, your market, and your competition. At the end of the Business Concept Workshop, you are able to identify your target markets, describe your products and services, and collect key competitive information to support your feasibility plan.

Session 3: Marketing Plan – May 7

The second workshop provides you with an introduction to marketing communication methods and tools to maximize your customer reach. The discussion in the Marketing Plan Workshop covers pricing strategies, positioning, the difference between features and benefits, and different marketing strategies. At the end of this session, you will know how to outline your marketing strategy, test your marketing message, choose the right sales channel, and exercise your marketing strategy.

Session 4: Financial Projections – May 14

The third workshop uses exercises to help you better understand financial concepts. This session reviews sales and prices, financial risks and rewards, true start-up costs, ongoing operating expenses, setting benchmarks for tracking progress and the organization of all your financial information. Using a hands-on approach, you learn how to use our financial model to forecast sales revenue and build solid pro-forma financial forecasts.

Session 5: Funding Sources and Next Steps – May 21

The final workshop offers information on how to finance your small business. In this session, discussions include sources of funds, accounting the six C’s of credit, banking relations, ratio analysis, and monthly preparation and review of financial statements. A bank loan officer will give an inside view of how a banker assesses the merit of business plans and loan application. At the end of the series, you have all the tools necessary to decide whether or not to launch your small business.

Attend all four sessions for $150.00 (A second person from the same company is an additional $50.00)

 The Workshop Series is presented by SCORE Certified Mentors. Free one-on-one counseling is part of the workshop process.

 

May
22
Wed
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte – Small Business Expo 2019! @ Oasis Shriners Center
May 22 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Time: 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
Event Description:

FREE and OPEN to the Public

No need to register online…just come by!

Supporting Small Businesses in the Charlotte region!

The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte is hosting its
Small Business Expo on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

Seeking new connections or a career change? Join us!
There will be close to 50 small business and corporate booths.

General Admission is FREE and we expect a crowd of over 400!
Raffles, Food and drinks for sale

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Location:
Oasis Shriners Center
604 Doug Mayes Pl
Charlotte, NC 28262University City Area
Free parking
Date/Time Information:
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Contact Information:
Call to the office: (704) 343-2525; email: admin@lacccharlotte.com
Fees/Admission:
FREE and Open to the Public!Buy your Exhibition Booth Now!
Compre su mesa de exhibición ya!Call 704-343-2525 or email at rocio@lacccharlotte.com
Bring your business cards and best networking shoes!
Please register to help us keep a count, thanks!
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