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May
30
Tue
Food Truck 101: A Mobile Food Business @ Central Campus
May 30 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

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. Course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck  operators. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays 5/30-6/8. Final class meets 6-9 p.m.

May
31
Wed
So You Want to Start a Food Business? @ Small Business Center
May 31 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Get the inside scoop from Emma Cromedy, the Southern Cake Queen, on what it really takes to start a business in the food industry. Emma will share startup challenges, growing pains, and lessons she learned the hard way so you know what to expect before you launch your own venture.

Jun
1
Thu
Food Truck 101: A Mobile Food Business @ Central Campus
Jun 1 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

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. Course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck  operators. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays 5/30-6/8. Final class meets 6-9 p.m.

Networking for Business Success @ Central Campus
Jun 1 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Networking is more than just a social hobby. It’s all about who you know and how you utilize those relationships to build your business. Effective networking is a skill that is developed by practice and can be a very rewarding tool for business growth. Whether you are a hopeful entrepreneur or veteran business owner this is a session you can't afford to miss!

 

Jun
5
Mon
PitchBreakfast @ Packard Place
Jun 5 @ 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM

PitchBreakfast is a catalyst within the entrepreneurial community, a safe place where entrepreneurs go to connect, learn and grow.

SCHEDULE

8:00 AM Networking + Breakfast
8:15 AM Pitches
9:15 AM Networking

PitchBreakfast is the second Wednesday of every month at Packard Place, 222 S. Church Street (Between 3rd and 4th Streets), Charlotte, NC 28202.

2 to 4 companies have 5 minutes (with slides) to present their ideas followed by 10 minutes of feedback from our expert panelists and then a Q+A with the audience.

Once a quarter, we host IDEA Pitch, for the select pitchsters from PitchBreakfast. 2 to 4 companies have 2 minutes (no slides) to present their ideas followed by 15 minutes of feedback from IDEA Fund Partners.

Breakfast and coffee is provided, courtesy of our sponsors.

PARKING

Packard Place is located at 222 S. Church Street (Between 3rd and 4th Streets), just 3 blocks from the Lynx Blue Line 3rd Street/Convention Center stop.

Parking is available on the street around Packard Place and at many affordable parking decks shown on the map.

Jun
6
Tue
Basic Accounting with QuickBooks @ Ballantyne Center-
Jun 6 @ 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Build a solid foundation by learning the fundamentals of accounting and how it relates within QuickBooks®. Understand the chart of accounts and what happens when bills, checks and invoices are entered. *One-hour lunch break*

ABC’S Small Business Orientation @ Women's Business Center of Charlotte
Jun 6 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

ABC’s Small Business Orientation

WBCC  will deliver – A workshop to help start-ups and established entrepreneurs examine the feasibility of their small business idea in the current market.  The discussion centers on business plan development, entity formation, managing risk, financial projections, and funding opportunities.

How to Start a Business @ Online
Jun 6 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 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.

Food Truck 101: A Mobile Food Business @ Central Campus
Jun 6 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

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. Course includes a panel discussion with mobile food truck  operators. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays 5/30-6/8. Final class meets 6-9 p.m.

Jun
7
Wed
Doing Business with NC DOT @ CPCC Central Campus, Community Room
Jun 7 @ 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
 

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