What is Google My Business???

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: What is 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!

Bring your own laptop and have a Google account already created to complete your Google My Business account during the workshop.

Speaker(s): Linda Hughes

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Starting and Growing Your Own Business

Topic: Start-up Assistance

This workshop will provide information on business planning, social media marketing and business funding! We will have a lender on site to answer any questions you may have. Also, you will hear from a business owner on the aspects of starting and growing a business.

Speaker(s): Roberta McCullough and Na Onnie Lee; WBCNC Staff

Co-Sponsor(s): JaLisha Richmond, Thread Capital

 

Fee: No Cost

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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. Walk away with your startup documents in hand. Bring your laptop and form of payment to complete business registration on-site.

Speaker(s):

WBCC -Sonya Miller-Ray
Legal  – Raeneice Taltoan
CPA – Tony Proctor
Sec of State Office – Ann Elmore

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Small Business Development / Women in Finances

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development / Women in Finances

Confused about how to read, understand or create financials for your business. This workshop is designed 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, creating your financial projections, understanding the three (3) major financial documents, funding opportunities, finances and tax preparation.

Speaker(s): Sonya Miller-Ray  / Sherise Jones

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The Basic Principles of Business Administration/Los Principios Básicos de Administración Empresarial (in Spanish) 

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: The Basic Principles of Business Administration/Los Principios Básicos de Administración Empresarial (in Spanish)

This class covers some of the basic steps to starting and running your own business, including topics such as legal entity formation and identifying your business model.

Esta clase se trata de los pasos iniciales de empezar y administrar su propio negocio, se incluye temas tal como entidades legales y describir su modelo de negocio.

Speaker(s): CSBDF

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Business Resources

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Resources

Already have a business  or thinking about starting one – These sessions are designed to provide current and new business owners with the resources necessary for positioning business owners for success. Learn the who, the what, and the how of getting your business off the ground, what it takes to sustain it, and what resources are available for growing it.

This session will be held face-to-face or you can attend via webinar.

Speaker(s): Natalie Williams

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Small Business Development / Women in Finances

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development / Women in Finances

Confused about how to read, understand or create financials for your business. This workshop is designed 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, creating your financial projections, understanding the three (3) major financial documents, funding opportunities, finances and tax preparation.

Speaker(s): Sonya Miller-Ray  / Sherise Jones

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