Take Your Business Idea to the Next Level

The planning stage of every business starts with an idea, the idea grows and gathers motivation, inspiration, then doubts and confusion, but that is just the beginning, a business plan clears the fog and brings structure and order to the idea which can then start calling itself a business. An organization of one or two or many that can now seek funding, investment, open accounts, begin producing, engaging, and imagining possibilities.
Find out what you need to start writing your business plan and take your business to the next level.

Take Your Business Idea to the Next Level

The planning stage of every business starts with an idea, the idea grows and gathers motivation, inspiration, then doubts and confusion… and that is just the beginning. A business plan clears the fog and brings structure and order to the idea which can then start calling itself a business. An organization of one or two or many that can now seek funding, investment, open accounts, begin producing, engaging, and imagining possibilities.

Find out what you need to start writing your business plan and take your business to the next level.

WBCC Nonprofit Series: Nonprofit Business Planning

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: WBCC Nonprofit Series: Nonprofit Business Planning

Description: Nonprofit business planning creates a detailed map that helps the organization meet its mission. This webinar provides basic information on how to develop a Nonprofit business plan. Participants will learn how business planning relates to Nonprofit operations and the basic elements of a Nonprofit business plan.

Speaker(s):STC Consulting Team: Yolanda Goodson

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Business Plan 101 ~ Create Your Business SWAY

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Plan 101 ~ Create Your Business SWAY

Description: Having challenges with understanding where to begin with your business plan, and what components are required? The Business Plan Overview session will give business owners the ability to walk-away knowledgeable of the key objectives needed for a professional plan.

Speaker(s): Natalie Williams / Andrew Hait  / Evette Davis

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Becoming Bankable

Topic: Financing

Becoming bankable is an important step to not only manage your cash, but also position yourself for funding. In this workshop, we will be joined by a senior banking executive who will take you through the steps to becoming bankable.

This session will cover:

  • Writing a quality business plan
  • Understanding the credit rating process-knowing your credit score
  • Qualified to do business with a bank of choice-Banking criteria for membership
  • Showing a significant personal investment in your business-“Skin in the Game”
  • At the end of the day-how will the business owner payback the lender
  • Understanding-Credit, Conditions, Collateral, Commitment, Character, Capital, Capacity and Cashflow

Fee: No Cost

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5 Key Steps to Starting and Designing Your Business

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: 5 Key Steps to Starting and Designing Your Business

Are you an entrepreneur thinking of starting a business or are you already in business and not sure if you have completed all the necessary steps to be an established entity or successful business? This workshop is designed to help entrepreneurs with start-ups and established businesses to examine the feasibility of their small business idea in the current market, examine entrepreneur readiness, business plan development, entity formation, managing risk, and various ways to fund or bootstrap the business.

Speaker(s): WBCC

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WBCC – Business Plan Development Overview

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Plan Development Overview

Having challenges with understanding where to begin with your business plan, and what components are required? The Business Plan Overview session will give business owners the ability to walk-away knowledgeable of the key objectives needed for a professional plan. Edward Jones will also present Bringing Balance To Your Budget – Simplify Your Spending & Savings Strategies – Understanding Your Financials

Speaker(s):   Natalie Williams  / Sulayman Nyang

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WBCC – Small Business Development Overview / Business Plan Overview

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development Overview / Business Plan Overview

Are you an entrepreneur thinking of starting a business or are you already in business and not sure if you have completed all the necessary steps to be an established entity or successful business? This workshop is designed to help entrepreneurs with start-ups and established businesses to examine the feasibility of their small business idea in the current market, examine entrepreneur readiness, business plan development, entity formation, managing risk, and various ways to fund or bootstrap the business. Having challenges with understanding where to begin with your business plan, and what components are required? The Business Plan Overview session will give business owners the ability to walk-away knowledgeable of the key objectives needed for a professional plan.

Speaker(s):  Sonya Miller-Ray  / Natalie Williams

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WBCC – Small Business Development Overview

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development Overview

Are you an entrepreneur thinking of starting a business or are you already in business and not sure if you have completed all the necessary steps to be an established entity or successful business? This workshop is designed to help entrepreneurs with start-ups and established businesses to examine the feasibility of their small business idea in the current market, examine entrepreneur readiness, business plan development, entity formation, managing risk, and various ways to fund or bootstrap the business.

Speaker(s): Sonya Miller-Ray

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WBCC – Business Plan Development / Business Model Canvas

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Plan Overview / Business Model Canvas

Having challenges with understanding where to begin with your business plan, and what components are required? The Business Plan Overview session will give business owners the ability to walk-away knowledgeable of the key objectives needed for a professional plan.
If you’re just starting or a seasoned business, this workshop is for you. Groopwork will explain how o figure out your customer, find your customer, reach your customer, provide value to your customer, discover your cost structure, determine your revenue structure, and design your client acquisition process.

Speaker(s): Natalie Williams / Adrian Marble

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