Create Your Business Plan
It all starts with a plan! And when it comes to business planning, the Small Business Center offers courses and seminars to help you research and write a sure-to-succeed business plan. The best part? Many of these seminars are free! View their schedule of free seminars here. If you are interested in more comprehensive training view their course schedule here.
How to Choose Your Legal Structure: When it comes to the legal side of starting and running a business, the Small Business Center offers courses and seminars on a wide variety of topics, including how to choose your legal structure. View their current course schedule on their website!
Business Structures Comparison Chart: With this Business Structures Comparison Chart, you can quickly learn the advantages (and disadvantages!) of different business structures.
The Small Business Center is a member of the IBIS World community so that it can provide expert industry research reports to the clients it serves. To receive no cost targeted industry reports to help you understand industry trends visit the Small Business Resource Center or meet with a business counselor.
Taxes and Recordkeeping
Did you know that Central Piedmont offers a series of classes devoted to your small business taxes? Learn about your tax responsibilities, recordkeeping and filing requirements and make filing tax reports easier than ever! View the current schedule here to reserve your seat.