Fire or Inspire

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: Fire or Inspire

Description: Having someone on your team that isn’t performing to your expectations is not only frustrating for you but it can cost you thousands in your business and even cause you to lose clients. You are the boss and it is up to you to figure out if it is time to fire the employee or if they just need to be inspired to improve their performance. This training is designed to take you step by step through identifying the performance issue and what to do when you find yourself wondering if the person is the right fit.

What you will learn during the training:

• What a bad employee is really costing you.

• The 5 Step Formula To Know When It’s Time To Make A Change.

• How to identify if you are contributing to their bad performance.

Speaker(s): Tami Jaffe

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The Secret Ingredients to Managing a Productive & Strategic Life as an Entrepreneur

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: The Secret Ingredients to Managing a Productive & Strategic Life as an Entrepreneur

Do you feel stuck and unsure what the next move is in developing and executing your plans, what your next product or service should be or how to scale your brand? Are you lacking organization, time management, and clarity? In this interactive session you will learn:

– What are business process improvements

– Applying S.W.O.T. Analysis to strengthen business objectives

– How to be S.M.A.R.T. with your goals

– Keeping your plans S.I.M.P.L.E.

– Constraints that can limit your progress

 

Speaker(s): LuAnn Barry

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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

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.

Speaker(s): WBCC Representative

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The ABC’s of Personal Branding

Topic: Managing a Business

Let’s get back to business!

Increase your confidence and credibility in the marketplace.

Statistics say, “85% of success is based on people skills, and only 15 percent on technical skills.” We all know video conferencing has become the new way of conducting business. However, studies show that person-to-person interactions yield stronger relationships than online presentations.

As personal branding coach, our speaker will show you new ways of making a good first impression, and how to authentically build confidence and credibility whatever their career path. “The ABCs of Personal Presentation” workshop will incorporate valuable interpersonal skills into their portfolios through entertaining, interactive sessions.

Fee: No Cost

WBC Richmond New Client Orientation

Did you know the SBA has a network of Women’s Business Center to serve your business needs?

The WBC Richmond offers business training and counseling to both aspiring and existing women business owners in the greater Richmond area.

During this orientation session, we cover how to become a WBC Richmond client and how to gain access to our many free or low-cost services and events.

For more info: WBCRichmond Website

Fee: No Cost

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WBCC Nonprofit Series: Designing Fundable Nonprofit Programs

Hosted by The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte.

Topic: WBCC Nonprofit Series: Using Technology to Improve Nonprofit Impact

Description: Nonprofit programs and funding go hand-in-hand. This webinar provides information on how develop a Nonprofit program that can sustain funding. Participants will learn the characteristics of a Nonprofit program, how to find data that substantiates community needs & gain/sustain funding, and how to create a program model.

Speaker(s): STC Consulting Team: Dr. Kathryn Addo

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Best Practices in Money Management Series

Topic: Managing a Business

Knowing where to start is often one of the most difficult parts of money management. Women’s Business Center of Richmond is hosting a multiple-part workshop series providing basic information on money management practices that are the building blocks to achieving short-term and long-term financial goals.

Sessions are every Wednesday from June 16 – July 28th

  • 6/16 – Tax Planning & Your Business Plan-Is it one and the same
  • 6/23 – Knowing Your Sales Price-It’s an accounting thing!
  • 6/30 – Where is the Money?- Your Business Financing
  • 7/7 – Business Practices and what is meant for your success!
  • 7/14 – Coaches, Professional Consultants & Cheerleaders-Which do you have?
  • 7/21 – Knowing Your Market & How to Brand Identify
  • 7/28 – Do you have an Exit Strategy and Retirement Plan

Have questions? Contact the Women’s Business Center of Richmond at wbcr-admin@theinstitutenc.org

Fee: No Cost

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Becoming Your Own CEO

Topic: Business Basics

How would you like to live your life under new management? Change your perspective and trajectory by becoming your own CEO!

This is a 5-week (10-course) training cohort designed to breathe new life into your entrepreneurial aspirations or goals. Those who complete this training will have gained valuable insight into:

  1. Thriving as a Business-owner;
  2. Conducting Market Research;
  3. Accounting Basics;
  4. Business Law;
  5. Marketing Strategy;
  6. Social Media Promotions;
  7. Business Credit;
  8. Access to Capital;
  9. Business Planning

*Register to accept the challenge and become equipped to be your own CEO, one-hour at a time!*

Every Tuesday and Thursday
June 22 – July 22

Speaker(s):
Courses will be facilitated by various speakers from the SBA, SCORE, SBDC, and The WBCRichmond

Fee: No Cost

Click here to Register Online

Best Practices in Money Management Series

Topic: Managing a Business

Knowing where to start is often one of the most difficult parts of money management. Women’s Business Center of Richmond is hosting a multiple-part workshop series providing basic information on money management practices that are the building blocks to achieving short-term and long-term financial goals.

Sessions are every Wednesday from June 16 – July 28th

  • 6/16 – Tax Planning & Your Business Plan-Is it one and the same
  • 6/23 – Knowing Your Sales Price-It’s an accounting thing!
  • 6/30 – Where is the Money?- Your Business Financing
  • 7/7 – Business Practices and what is meant for your success!
  • 7/14 – Coaches, Professional Consultants & Cheerleaders-Which do you have?
  • 7/21 – Knowing Your Market & How to Brand Identify
  • 7/28 – Do you have an Exit Strategy and Retirement Plan

Have questions? Contact the Women’s Business Center of Richmond at wbcr-admin@theinstitutenc.org

Fee: No Cost

Click here to Register Online

Becoming Your Own CEO

Topic: Business Basics

How would you like to live your life under new management? Change your perspective and trajectory by becoming your own CEO!

This is a 5-week (10-course) training cohort designed to breathe new life into your entrepreneurial aspirations or goals. Those who complete this training will have gained valuable insight into:

  1. Thriving as a Business-owner;
  2. Conducting Market Research;
  3. Accounting Basics;
  4. Business Law;
  5. Marketing Strategy;
  6. Social Media Promotions;
  7. Business Credit;
  8. Access to Capital;
  9. Business Planning

*Register to accept the challenge and become equipped to be your own CEO, one-hour at a time!*

Every Tuesday and Thursday
June 22 – July 22

Speaker(s):
Courses will be facilitated by various speakers from the SBA, SCORE, SBDC, and The WBCRichmond

Fee: No Cost

Click here to Register Online