WBCC Game Changer

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Sponsored by: Wells Fargo

12 Month Program Designed To
• Empower Women Business Owners to become economically self-sufficient, increase financial knowledge, and enhance organizational and management skills
• Develop strategies to Implement Organizational/Operational Procedures to streamline work flow processes
• Provide Women business owners with tools to implement strategies for productivity and profitability to improve risk management
• Assist Business Owners with overcoming lending obstacles to become LOAN/RISK ready
• Enhance leadership & managerial skills to increase confidence and broaden opportunities for collaboration and extended business ventures & partnerships through effective management
• Teach Business owners how to assess the Overall Health of their Business to increase revenue (projected revenue earned or saved)
• Support businesses with Managing and Mastering the BUSINESS CASH FLOW & obtain understanding of other Key Financial Statements to increase transparency and accountability

 

WBCC Game Changer

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Sponsored by: Wells Fargo

12 Month Program Designed To
• Empower Women Business Owners to become economically self-sufficient, increase financial knowledge, and enhance organizational and management skills
• Develop strategies to Implement Organizational/Operational Procedures to streamline work flow processes
• Provide Women business owners with tools to implement strategies for productivity and profitability to improve risk management
• Assist Business Owners with overcoming lending obstacles to become LOAN/RISK ready
• Enhance leadership & managerial skills to increase confidence and broaden opportunities for collaboration and extended business ventures & partnerships through effective management
• Teach Business owners how to assess the Overall Health of their Business to increase revenue (projected revenue earned or saved)
• Support businesses with Managing and Mastering the BUSINESS CASH FLOW & obtain understanding of other Key Financial Statements to increase transparency and accountability

 

WBCC Game Changer

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Sponsored by: Wells Fargo

12 Month Program Designed To
• Empower Women Business Owners to become economically self-sufficient, increase financial knowledge, and enhance organizational and management skills
• Develop strategies to Implement Organizational/Operational Procedures to streamline work flow processes
• Provide Women business owners with tools to implement strategies for productivity and profitability to improve risk management
• Assist Business Owners with overcoming lending obstacles to become LOAN/RISK ready
• Enhance leadership & managerial skills to increase confidence and broaden opportunities for collaboration and extended business ventures & partnerships through effective management
• Teach Business owners how to assess the Overall Health of their Business to increase revenue (projected revenue earned or saved)
• Support businesses with Managing and Mastering the BUSINESS CASH FLOW & obtain understanding of other Key Financial Statements to increase transparency and accountability

 

Business Resources Available to Grow Your Business

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Resources Available to Grow Your Business

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.

Speaker(s): Natalie Williams

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Doing Business with the Federal Government / SAM Registration Training / 8A Certification

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Doing Business with the Federal Government / SAM Registration Training / 8A Certification

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 (SBA)

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Business Tax Essential with NC DOR

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Business Tax Essential with NC DOR

This seminar will cover the basic requirements to help NC businesses understand the laws and obligations necessary to be a tax compliant business. Participants will learn about filing and administrative requirements, the basics of NC sales & use tax law, and the basics of NC withholding tax law in addition to receiving directions for completing sales tax and withholding returns and for filing and paying online. Agencies such as the  Secretary of State, Industrial Commission, Employment Security or Business Link NC may be present at dates noted below to deliver additional information.

Speaker(s): Karen Bargsley (NC DOR)

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Small Business Development / Understanding Your Business Legal Structure

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Small Business Development / Understanding Your Business Legal Structure

A workshop 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, 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

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How to do Business With Mecklenburg County

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: How to do Business With Mecklenburg County

This session is to reach MWSBE vendors interested in doing business with the County. Procurement will conduct registration and system navigation. The Office of Economic Development will explain how to navigate through the MWSBE certification process and discuss ways to network and participate in opportunities.

Items and Information to Bring: Laptop; Address; Tax ID Number; Legal Business Name; Business Banking Information; DUNS Number (optional); Contact Information (name, address, email, phone and fax); Descriptions of your products and services Commodity Codes (https://charlottenc.gov/DoingBusiness/Pages/vendors.aspx)

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Speaker(s): Jamila Davis  /  Meck Procument

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