Upcoming Events

Sep 2014

Date/Time Event
Sep 19, 2014
to Dec 31, 2014
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
How to Get North Carolina HUB Certified - On Demand


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In the State of North Carolina certain businesses are eligible to apply for certification as a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB). Certification can lead to increased opportunities to do business with the State and is recognized by local procurement offices. Grover...

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Sep 19, 2014
to Dec 31, 2014
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
PTAC Federal Contracting Basics - On Demand


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Each year, the federal government spends billions of dollars purchasing goods and services from businesses. To find out more about how to sell to the federal government, please register for the "Federal Contracting Basics" On Demand video presentation.

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Sep 19, 2014
to Dec 31, 2014
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
State and Local Contracting Basics - On Demand Training


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Each year, the state of North Carolina and local government spend millions of dollars purchasing goods and services from businesses.  To find out more about how to sell to state government and local governments, please register and watch the "State and...

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Oct 2014

Date/Time Event
Oct 28, 2014
to Oct 29, 2014
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Certified Global Business Professional Workshop
UNCC Portal Building
Charlotte NC

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When: October 28 - 29, 2014 Tuesday, 8:30am - 4:30pm (lunch included) Wednesday, 8:30am - 11:30am (DISCOVER begins) Learn how to: Identify international customers and gain global market share. Develop your firm’s talent and capacity to compete globally. Plan and...

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Oct 28, 2014
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Thinking of Starting Your Own Business?
Nussbaum Entrepreneurial Center
Greensboro NC

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Are you thinking about getting into business for yourself?  This course covers the issues that an individual should consider before thinking about opening the doors.  In other words, this course is the starting point on your journey into business ownership. ...

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Oct 28, 2014
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Quickbooks 101
WCU at Biltmore Park
Asheville NC

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REGISTER NOW>>> This FREE educational workshop, presented by Carol L. King & Associates, P.A. and the SBTDC at WCU, will help small and medium-sized businesses understand the basics of accounting, financial statements and how Quickbooks works. We will discuss everything from...

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Oct 28, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
How to Start a Small Business - Finalize Business Plan and Implementation
Regional Aviation & Technical Training Center
Barco NC

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Have you always dreamed of owning your own business, but aren't sure where to start? Have you been in business for awhile, but need some help getting through this challenging economy? Join Currituck County Economic Development, the Currituck Chamber of...

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Nov 2014

Date/Time Event
Nov 5, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SBIR/STTR Program Basics, Proposal Development & Commercialization Planning
Embassy Suites
Cary NC

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Join Us for a Full-day Immersion into SBIR/STTR and Technology Commercialization! We will delve into: a detailed overview of this competitive $2.2B funding mechanism, how to craft a successful Phase I proposal, commercialization and transitioning from R&D to product, success...

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Nov 5, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
How to Start a Business
ECU Willis Building
Greenville NC

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Dream of being your own boss?  If so, the Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC) at ECU offers a free monthly workshop that’s just for you!  The “How to Start a Business” workshop teaches participants the basic business ownership...

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Nov 7, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
How to Start a Business
KE White Graduate Center, Room 130
Elizabeth City NC

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Sponsored by the Small Business and Technology Development Center at Elizabeth City State University COME TO THIS FREE TRAINING AND LEARN HOW TO START YOUR OWN BUSINESS! Facilitated by: Jessica Young, Assistant Business Counselor During this training you will see...

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