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May
23
Tue
2017 CMBCC 30 Under 30 Recognition Breakfast @ Johnson C. Smith University
May 23 @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Charlotte-Mecklenburg BLACK CHAMBER of Commerce is honoring young business owners & professionals who are contributing positively to the fabric of our community.

Join CMBCC for breakfast, 8:00 am Tuesday May 23rd at Johnson C. Smith University, as we recognize thirty of Charlotte’s brightest entrepreneurs and business professionals — 30 years and under.

This year, we are excited to showcase Mecklenburg County Public Defender and Community Advocate, Toussaint Romain, as our keynote speaker.

Visit cmbcc.org/events/calendar/ to learn more.

 

Soup to Nuts Strategy for Starting a Successful Food Business @ Central Campus
May 23 @ 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM

There is good news in North Carolina for food entrepreneurs. No longer are you required to rent expensive commercial space in order to bring your creative recipes to market. Thanks to cottage food laws you can now create a small food business in your own kitchen as long as you follow all of the rules. Sales for specialty food products have increased over 18 percent in the last three years as more consumers seek out the quality and taste of artisan products. Take advantage of this growing market and learn the intricacies of the laws that allow you to create food products at home and create a winning recipe for a successful food business. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays 5/23-5/25

 

Soup to Nuts Strategy for Starting a Successful Food Business Online @ Online
May 23 @ 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM

There is good news in North Carolina for food entrepreneurs. No longer are you required to rent expensive commercial space in order to bring your creative recipes to market. Thanks to cottage food laws you can now create a small food business in your own kitchen as long as you follow all of the rules. Sales for specialty food products have increased over 18 percent in the last three years as more consumers seek out the quality and taste of artisan products. Take advantage of this growing market and learn the intricacies of the laws that allow you to create food products at home and create a winning recipe for a successful food business. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays Online  5/23-5/25

 

Organizational Development 101 @ Online
May 23 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Demonstrate an understanding of major components of a new employee experience by creating an outline of an onboarding program for your business. Identify challenges in your new employee experience and create a plan to minimize gaps.

May
24
Wed
City Vendor Registration Session @ Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center Lobby
May 24 @ 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM

City Vendor Registration Session

​Need help registering as a vendor with the City of Charlotte? Join Vendor Administration, Charlotte Business INClusion, and Charlotte Business Resources to learn more about how to become a registered vendor. ​

Event Details

Start Date: 5/24/2017

Start Time: 8:30 AM

End Date: 5/24/2017

End Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center Lobby, 600 East Fourth Street Charlotte NC 28202

Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte Small Business Expo. @ Oasis Shriners Center
May 24 @ 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
 
The Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte is hosting its Small Business Expo on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  Seeking new connections or a career change? Join us! There will be close to 60 small business and corporate booths.
 
 
SMALL BUSINESS BOOTH $175
Early Bird Special if purchased before May 1st is only $150
Purchase your booth now!
For CORPORATE Booth purchase please email to admin@lacccharlotte.com to request special packet. Limited Space.General Admission is FREE and we expect a crowd of over 500!  Prizes will be raffled and there will be food and drinks available for purchase.
 
 

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FREE and Open to the Public!
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Bring your business cards and best networking shoes!
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May
25
Thu
Soup to Nuts Strategy for Starting a Successful Food Business @ Central Campus
May 25 @ 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM

There is good news in North Carolina for food entrepreneurs. No longer are you required to rent expensive commercial space in order to bring your creative recipes to market. Thanks to cottage food laws you can now create a small food business in your own kitchen as long as you follow all of the rules. Sales for specialty food products have increased over 18 percent in the last three years as more consumers seek out the quality and taste of artisan products. Take advantage of this growing market and learn the intricacies of the laws that allow you to create food products at home and create a winning recipe for a successful food business. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays 5/23-5/25

 

Soup to Nuts Strategy for Starting a Successful Food Business Online @ Online
May 25 @ 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM

There is good news in North Carolina for food entrepreneurs. No longer are you required to rent expensive commercial space in order to bring your creative recipes to market. Thanks to cottage food laws you can now create a small food business in your own kitchen as long as you follow all of the rules. Sales for specialty food products have increased over 18 percent in the last three years as more consumers seek out the quality and taste of artisan products. Take advantage of this growing market and learn the intricacies of the laws that allow you to create food products at home and create a winning recipe for a successful food business. Occurs Tuesdays and Thursdays Online  5/23-5/25

 

How to Find Your Customers @ Online
May 25 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Market research isn’t just for startups; it’s an important ongoing process for every small business. Developing a focused and effective marketing plan requires up-to-date market analysis. Discover the variety of market research tools that will give you critical information about your industry and customers. Get the data you need to test the feasibility of a new business, find the competition and potential customers interested in your proposed product or service.

May
26
Fri
Celebrating & Honoring The Vitality of Small Businesses in Charlotte @ Women's Business Center of Charlotte
May 26 @ 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Celebrating & Honoring The Vitality of Small Businesses in Charlotte

As part of our one year anniversary for being open in the Charlotte Region, The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte will be celebrating Small Business Month with light snacks and refreshments in recognition of the impact and contributions that small businesses have made to the Charlotte Market and surrounding areas.  We thank and honor you, your tenacity, and your forthright ability to contribute to the growth and economic development of your community.  Please join us!   Stop-in, exchange cards, mingle and network with other business owners.

DATE:                     May 26, 2017

TIME:                     11:00am – 2:30pm

LOCATION:          9115 HARRIS CORNERS PARKWAY

                                  SUITE 125

                                  CHARLOTTE, NC 28269

 

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