/Events

Oct
1
Thu
Staying Cool when Starting an HVAC Business @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

You’ve got the skills to keep customers cool during the hot summer months, now it’s time to launch your own venture. Discuss key strategies for starting a business, such as financing, identifying customers and the importance of licensing, zoning, legal issues, and more!

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.

How to Start a Business @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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.

Oct
7
Wed
Is Starting a business right for you? SCORE virtual workshop @ Zoom Virtual Meeting
Oct 7 @ 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 Business Start-Up Basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. The Business 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/content/take-workshop-249

Oct
8
Thu
Basics of Bookkeeping @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Oct 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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, CAJA Holdings

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.

Oct
15
Thu
Turn up the Heat on Marketing your HVAC Business @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Topic: Business Basics

How will you make your HVAC business stand out amongst the crowd? Discover the best ways to identify and attract customers. Learn the best channels for marketing your HVAC business, and how your satisfied customers can sell you through online reviews.

Speaker(s): Caitlin Sellers

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.

Oct
22
Thu
No-Sweat Budgeting for HVAC Businesses @ CPCC Small Business Center - Online
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Topic: Business Basics

No matter how experienced a technician you are, operating your own HVAC business requires an understanding of bookkeeping. Learn how to determine your startup and ongoing costs, and how to project income and expenses for the future. Develop an understanding of cash flow and break-even analysis so the numbers don’t make you sweat.

Speaker(s): Christine Carlini

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
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
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.

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