WBCC – Small Business Development

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development

Are you an entrpreneur 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 – 4 Steps to Creating a Marketing Plan

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: 4 Steps to Creating a Marketing Plan

Do you have a marketing plan for your business? Even if you do, when did you last review it? In this session you will look at the following:
• What do you sell and how do you describe it from a marketing perspective?
• Who is your target market?
• How are you going to reach them?
• How are you going to measure and evaluate the effectiveness of your campaign?

Speaker(s):   Jules Monroe

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WBCC – Business Startup Workshop

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Startup Workshop

Want to start a business, but not sure of the paperwork you need or the steps you should take??? This Startup Workshop is designed to give Entrepreneurs on-site legal counsel and assistance. This hands-on workshop will provide participants with answers to their legal questions, support with filling out documents with NC Secretary of the State, and support with completing all paperwork to get your business up and running.

Speaker(s):   Natalie Williams / Kelly Jesson  / Tony Proctor   / Ann Elmore

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WBCC – Small Business Development / Legal Strategies for Your Business

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development / Legal Strategies for 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. Entrepreneurs will gain information on the types of business entities recognized in NC, legal matters that can come up when running your business, and provide guidance on what to expect with the unexpected.

Speaker(s):  Sonya Miller-Ray  / Raeneice Taltoan-Reed

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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 / Business Trademark

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development / Business Trademark

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.

Trademarks are one of the most misunderstood areas of law in which can cause issues for your business. If you are an entrepreneur, startup, or owner of small businesses this workshop is for you. After this session you will have an understanding on trademark terminology and how to register your business trademark.

Speaker(s):  Sonya Miller-Ray  / Bobby Robinson

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WBCC – Business Startup Workshop

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Startup Workshop

Want to start a business, but not sure of the paperwork you need or the steps you should take??? This Startup Workshop is designed to give Entrepreneurs on-site legal counsel and assistance. This hands-on workshop will provide participants with answers to their legal questions, support with filling out documents with NC Secretary of the State, and support with completing all paperwork to get your business up and running.

Speaker(s): Natalie Williams / Raeneice Taltoan-Reed / Tony Proctor / Ann Elmore

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WBCC – Grow Your Business with Google My Business

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Grow Your Business with Google My Business

Google My Business is a free tool for businesses to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Learn how to create/claim your Business Profile on Google, and update information including business name, location, and hours; manage your business information across Google Search and Maps; connect with potential customers and monitoring and responding to customer reviews.

Rather you have a growing business, start-up business or still in the process of deciding about becoming an entrepreneur this workshop is for you!

Speaker(s): Linda Hughes

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WBCC – Women Owned Small Business Certification and Federal Contracting

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Women Owned Small Business Certification and Federal Contracting

Did you know the Federal Government spends over $500 billion dollars on goods and services every year? Would you like to find out how your business can access the federal marketplace? Attend a FREE Workshop and Learn About Federal Certifications: Woman-Owned Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business, Veteran & Service Disabled Veteran Program, 8(a) Business Development Program, HUBZone Empowerment Contracting Program.

Speaker(s): Joe Ann Shaffers

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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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