2017 Calendar


October  |  November  |  December  |  2018


(Updated September 19, 2017)

 


September


Sept 13 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Write a Business Plan for a new or growing Business.


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Sept 14 - Thursday - Ahoskie, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Roanoke Chowan Community College, 109 Community College Rd., Ahoskie, NC 27910. To Pre-register call Dan Joyner, Small Business Center, 252.862.1279 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Build a successful Business Plan by creating and linking several profit center Business Models


Sept 18 - Monday - Wilmington, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Cape Fear CC's downtown campus at the McLeod Building (Building 'S', 3rd Floor, Corner Front & Walnut Streets.) in Room S-313. Free visitor parking is available in CFCC's (VP - LOT "L") located at the corner of 2nd and Walnut Street. Pre-register with Ms. Charlene Cole, SBC, e-mail: ccole460@cfcc.edu or Phone: 910-362-7216.
Topic: Planning your new business in your head and on paper. How to Build a successful Business Plan by creating and linking several profit center Business Models


Sept 19 - Tuesday - Clinton, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Sampson Community College, SBC Center, North Building, 1801 Sunset Avenue, Clinton, NC 28329. To Pre-register call 910-592-7176, Ext. 2001 and ask for Small Business Center.
Topic: How to build a successful Marketing Program (A-Z) for a new or established business.


Sept 21 - Thursday - Ahoskie, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Roanoke Chowan Community College, 109 Community College Rd., Ahoskie, NC 27910. To Pre-register call Dan Joyner, Small Business Center, 252.862.1279 or Pre-register online.
Topic: What new business owners must know about Bookkeeping, Forecasting, Negotiating and Salesmanship.


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Sept 26 - Tuesday - Clinton, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Sampson Community College, SBC Center, North Building, 1801 Sunset Avenue, Clinton, NC 28329. To Pre-register call 910-592-7176, Ext. 2001 ask for Small Business Center.
Topic: How to Find Customers or a new and growing Business. How to help customers find you.


Sept 27 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. Pre register with Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Start a new Business


Sept 28 - Thursday - Ahoskie, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Roanoke Chowan Community College, 109 Community College Rd., Ahoskie, NC 27910. To Pre-register call Dan Joyner, Small Business Center: 252.862.1279 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to start, grow, expand a cafe', coffee house, sandwich shop or bakery.


 
October


Oct 02 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register contact Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center, Call 910-898-9682 or E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu. Pre-register online.
Topic: Starting a Business: The Fundamentals. Planning your new business in your head and on paper.


Oct 03 - Tuesday - Clinton, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Sampson Community College, SBC Center, North Building, 1801 Sunset Avenue, Clinton, NC 28329. To Pre-register: call 910-592-7176, Ext. 2001 ask for Small Business.
Topic: How to Finance, Fund and Cash Flow a new or growing business.


Oct 04 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to write Business and Profit Center Plans


Oct 05 - Thursday - New Bern, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Craven Community College, Bosch AMC Building, Room 102, New Bern, NC. To Pre-register call: Jamie Jamanila, 252-638-1166, or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to build a successful Marketing Program (A-Z) for a new or established business.


Oct 09 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register contact Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682 or E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu. Pre-register online.
Topic: Break it Down: Decoding and structuring a Business Plan.
How to Build a successful Business Plan by creating and linking several profit center Business Models



Oct 10 - Tuesday - Clinton, NC - 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Sampson Community College, SBC Center, North Building, 1801 Sunset Avenue, Clinton, NC 28329. To Pre-register, call: 910-592-7176, Ext. 2001 ask for Small Business Center.
Topic: Business Records: Bookkeeping and Record keeping Basics
Forecasting Skills to grow your business. Negotiating Tactics to grow your business. Salesmanship Secrets to help you close sales.



Oct 11 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register, call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: Marketing Matters: Successful Marketing for Your Business. How to build a successful Marketing Program (A-Z) for a new or established business.

October 12
Daily Double-> Kinston morning -> Goldsboro night



Oct 12 - Thursday - Kinston, NC - 9:00 AM - 12 NOON
LCC Small Business Center at the Kinston Enterprise Center, 327 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC 28501. To Pre-register, call: (252) 522-4676, ext 2021, Greg Hannibal or e-mail ghannibal@lenoircc.edu.
Topic: Break it Down: Decoding and structuring a Business Plan.
How to Build a successful Business Plan by creating and linking several profit center Business Models


Oct 12 - Thursday - Goldsboro, NC - 3:00 - 5:00 PM
WCC Small Business Center - 210 Dixie Trail, Goldsboro, NC 27530. To Pre-register, call: (919) 739-6940
Topic: Customer Service with a Capital S.


Oct 16 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register, call Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682, E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu, or Pre-register online.
Topic: Marketing Matters: Successful Marketing for Your Business.
How to build a successful Marketing Program (A-Z) for a new or established business.



Oct 17 - Tuesday - DAILY DOUBLE
Clinton Sampson Community College, SBC Center, North Building, 1801 Sunset Ave, Clinton, NC 28329. To Pre-register, call: 910-592-7176, Ext. 2001 and ask for Small Business Center.


Oct 17 - Tuesday - 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Topic: Business Records: Bookkeeping and Record keeping Basics
Forecasting Skills to grow your business. Negotiating Tactics to grow your business. Salesmanship Secrets to help you close sales.



Oct 17 - Tuesday - 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Topic: What new small business owners must know about business TAXES, due dates and dealing with the various government agencies.


Oct 18 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register, call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: Pick Your Target: Finding Your Target Market.
How to Find Customers or a new and growing Business. How to help customers find you.



Oct 23 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To pre-register, contact Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682, E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu or Pre-register online.
Topic: Pick Your Target: Finding Your Target Market.
How to Find Customers or a new and growing Business. How to help customers find you.



Oct 24 - Tuesday - Duplin, NC - 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Bladen Community College, Building 3, Room 112 - 7418 NC Hwy 41, Dublin, NC 28332. To Pre-register, contact Todd Lyden, Director: 910.879.5572 or Pre-register online.
Topic: Marketing Matters: Successful Marketing for Your Business.
How to build a successful Marketing Program (A-Z) for a new or established business. Special focus on Salons and Barber Shops.



Oct 25 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register, call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Finance, Fund and Cash Flow a New or Growing Business.


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Oct 30 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM

Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register contact Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682, E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu or Pre-register online.
Topic: Merchandising 101 at for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners.
Start up entrepreneurs are tasked with quickly learning the ultra important merchandising skills to insure inventory sell turns and profitability.



Oct 31 - Tuesday - Duplin, NC - 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Bladen Community College, Building 3, Room 112 - 7418 NC Hwy 41, Dublin, NC 28332. To Pre-register, contact Todd Lyden, Director: 910.879.5572 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Write a Business Plan ( focus on Salons and Barber Shops)


 
November


Nov 01 - Wednesday - Wilmington, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Cape Fear CC's downtown campus at the McLeod Building Building 'S', 3rd Floor, Corner Front & Walnut Streets in Room S-313. Free visitor parking is available in CFCC's (VP - LOT "L") located at the corner of 2nd and Walnut Street. To Pre-register, call Ms. Charlene Cole, SBC: 910-362-7216, or e-mail: ccole460@cfcc.edu.
Topic: How to Finance, Fund and Cash Flow a new or growing business.


Nov 02 - Thursday - Elizabethtown, NC - 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Bladen County Public Library. To Pre-register contact Todd Lyden, Director: 910.879.5572, or Pre-register online.
Topic: Best Business to Start in 2018


Nov 06 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register, call Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682, or E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu. Pre-register online.
Topic: Money Management: Understanding Finances and Cash Flow.
How to Finance, Fund and Cash Flow a new or growing business.



Nov 07 - Tuesday - Weldon, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Halifax Community College, 100 College Drive, Building 400, Weldon, NC 27890. To Pre-register, call Sandra Rudd Knight: 252-536-7261 OR Pre-register online.
Topic: How to start and grow an Internet Sales Web Site. Basics for beginners.


Nov 08 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register, call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 or Pre-register online.
Topic: Business Records: Bookkeeping and Record keeping Basics,
Forecasting Skills to grow your business. Negotiating Tactics to grow your business. Salesmanship Secrets to help you close sales.



Nov 13 - Monday - Troy, NC - 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register, contact Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682, E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu. Pre-register online.
Topic: Business Records - Bookkeeping and Record keeping Basics
Forecasting Skills to grow your business. Negotiating Tactics to grow your business. Salesmanship Secrets to help you close sales.



Nov 14 - Tuesday - Raleigh, NC - 6:45 - 9:00 PM
Raleigh, Wake Tech. CC, Northern Wake Campus, 6600 Louisburg Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. Pre-register online.
Topic: 25 Ways to Increase Sales & Profits for Small Business


Nov 15 - Wednesday - Kenansville, NC 6:00 - 9:00 PM
James Sprunt Community College, Williams Bldg. 133 J. Sprunt Drive. To Pre-register, call Lee or Tammy: 910-296-2431 Pre-register online.
Topic: Business Records: Bookkeeping and Record keeping Basics,
Forecasting Skills to grow your business. Negotiating Tactics to grow your business. Salesmanship Secrets to help you close sales.



Nov 16 - Thursday - Raleigh, NC - 6:45 - 9:00 PM
Raleigh, Wake Tech. CC, Northern Wake Campus, 6600 Louisburg Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Start a Home Based Business


Nov 20 - Monday - Troy, NC 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Montgomery Community College, Building 200, Room 257 beside the library, 1011 Page Street, Troy, NC 27371. To Pre-register, contact Jessica McDaniel, Director, Small Business Center: 910-898-9682, E-mail: mcdanielj@montgomery.edu, OR Pre-register online.
Topic: The Brass "Taxes": Taxes and Government Regulations, Record Keeping Basics for beginners, Negotiating Tactics to grow your business. Salesmanship Secrets to help you close sales.


Nov 21 - Tuesday - Cary, NC - 6:45 - 9:00 PM
Wake Tech. CC, Western Wake Campus 35434 Kildare Farm Road, Cary NC 27518. Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Start a Home Based Business.


Nov 27 - Monday - Weldon, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Halifax Community College, 100 College Drive, Building 400, Weldon, NC 27890. To Pre-register contact Sandra Rudd Knight: 252-536-7261 or Pre-register online.
Topic: How to start or grow a Beauty Salon and/or Barber Shop. Dos and Don'ts. State Regulations. Business and Marketing Planning tips.


October 12
Daily Double -> Kinston morning -> Morehead City night



Nov 28 - Tuesday - Kinston, NC - 9:00 AM - 12 NOON
LCC Small Business Center at the Kinston Enterprise Center, 327 North Queen Street, Kinston, NC 28501. To Pre-register, call or e-mail Greg Hannibal: (252) 522-4676, ext 2021 or ghannibal@lenoircc.edu
Topic: How to start an Internet Sales Business... Basics


Nov 28 - Tuesday - Morehead City, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Carteret Community College, Byrant Student Center, First Floor Conference Room, 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557. To Pre-register, call Brandy or Kristy: 252-222-6123.
Topic: How and when to turn a Hobby into a Business.


Nov 30 - Thursday - Raleigh, NC - 6:45 - 9:00 PM
Raleigh, Wake Tech. CC, Northern Wake Campus, 6600 Louisburg Road, Raleigh, NC 27616. Pre-register online.
Topic: How to Negotiate Better with these 21 Strategies & Tactics


 
December


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Dec 06 - Wednesday - Morehead City, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM

Carteret Community College, Byrant Student Center, First Floor Conference Room, 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557. To Pre-register, call Brandy or Kristy: 252-222-6123
Topic: Marketing Matters: Successful Marketing for Your Business.
How to build a successful Marketing Program (A-Z) for a new or established business.



 
- 2018 -

Jan 18 - Thursday - Henderson, NC - 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Vance Granville CC
Top 20 Businesses to Start in 2018


Jan 22 - Monday - Goldsboro, NC - Wayne CC
Daily Double
1:00 - 4:00 PM - How to Price Products and Services
6:00 - 9:00 PM - How to Find Customers by helping them find you.


Feb 13 - Tuesday - Henderson, NC - Vance Granville CC
6:00 - 9:00 PM - How to start a Commercial Cleaning Business or Maid Service


Feb 27 - Monday - Bladen Community College
Daily Double
3:30 - 4:30 PM - Marketing for a Service Business
4:45 - 5:45 PM - Guerrilla Marketing for a Service Business




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