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Mar
1
Thu
CIAA Minority Business & Leadership Symposium @ Charlotte Convention Center
Mar 1 @ 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

CIAA Business & Leadership Symposium sponsored by Fifth Third, CIAA – VanWagner & Black Enterprise.

The NBMBAA Charlotte Chapter is partnering with CIAA – VanWagner, CVMSDC, and Charlotte Business Resources to host a Business Symposium that provides comprehensive programming designed to stimulate economic and intellectual growth and development of minority business professionals.

Registration Required

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, Session I @ Beatties Ford Road Library
Mar 1 @ 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

Mar
6
Tue
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, Workshop Series #2 – #5 ($150) @ Art Institute
Mar 6 @ 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM

SIMPLE STEPS FOR STARTING YOUR BUSINESS #2 – #5 is a series of workshops which will help you decide if your idea for a business is viable! This SCORE series includes four three-hour workshops with action steps.

Workshop #2 — Business Concept (March 6, 2018)

Workshop #3 — Marketing Plan (March 13, 2018)

Workshop #4 — Financial Projections (March 20, 2018)

Workshop #5 — Funding Sources and Next Steps (March 27, 2018)

 

Cost of Workshop Series #2-#5 is $150.00

Mar
8
Thu
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, Workshop I @ Packard Place
Mar 8 @ 5:45 PM – 8:00 PM

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

Trademarks, Patents, Copyrights and Trade Secrets: What Business Owners Need to Know @ Camp North End
Mar 8 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Do you want to learn how to manage your business to maturity? Succeed by learning the key management skills needed to get to the next level. Discover the importance of managing employees, resources, and the variety of new challenges you will face as your business moves through the stages of growth. Online

 

Mar
13
Tue
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, Workshop Series #2 – #5 ($150) @ Art Institute
Mar 13 @ 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM

SIMPLE STEPS FOR STARTING YOUR BUSINESS #2 – #5 is a series of workshops which will help you decide if your idea for a business is viable! This SCORE series includes four three-hour workshops with action steps.

Workshop #2 — Business Concept (March 6, 2018)

Workshop #3 — Marketing Plan (March 13, 2018)

Workshop #4 — Financial Projections (March 20, 2018)

Workshop #5 — Funding Sources and Next Steps (March 27, 2018)

 

Cost of Workshop Series #2-#5 is $150.00

Mar
14
Wed
PitchBreakfast @ Packard Place
Mar 14 @ 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.

Business Law- Understanding your Legal Structure @ So. Piedmount Comm College
Mar 14 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Have questions about your legal structure, come and gain insightful information on how to successful guarantee your organizations legal structure.  This session is essential for startup and existing businesses: Learn the strategies for creating entities, preparing for the unexpected, developing operating agreements, and establishing employment contracts and more.

Register Here

 

Mar
20
Tue
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, Workshop Series #2 – #5 ($150) @ Art Institute
Mar 20 @ 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM

SIMPLE STEPS FOR STARTING YOUR BUSINESS #2 – #5 is a series of workshops which will help you decide if your idea for a business is viable! This SCORE series includes four three-hour workshops with action steps.

Workshop #2 — Business Concept (March 6, 2018)

Workshop #3 — Marketing Plan (March 13, 2018)

Workshop #4 — Financial Projections (March 20, 2018)

Workshop #5 — Funding Sources and Next Steps (March 27, 2018)

 

Cost of Workshop Series #2-#5 is $150.00

Mar
21
Wed
Simple Steps for Starting Your Business, Workshop I @ SBA - Small Business Administration
Mar 21 @ 12:45 PM – 3:00 PM

This introductory workshop focuses on the basics of testing your business idea and identifying the key factors that influence start-up success. Start-up Basics provides you with an overview of the skills and tools you need when deciding to start a business.

Small Business Networking Event
 

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