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Halifax CC Small Business Center
400 Building
Weldon, NC

Phone: 252-536-7274
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  • Do you have a DREAM or a business idea?
  • Are you just getting started in business?
  • Do you need specific training?
  • Is your business or organization struggling and you don't know what to do or where to start in finding answers?

The Purpose of the Small Business Center is to increase the success rate and the number of viable small businesses by providing high quality, readily available assistance to prospective and existing small business owners.  The overall Objectives are to foster and support entrepreneurship and economic development and help equip people in both urban and rural communities to succeed in a technologically driven world.

The Small Business Center has been in existence for over twenty years assisting  the  business, local government and non-profit sectors in accomplishing their goals. Our major focus is small businesses and start-ups.   We also provide management training and assistance for larger employers in Halifax and Northampton Counties.

We Provide Assistance with:

  • Free Small Business seminars
  • Free start-up counseling
  • Free consulting to existing businesses, government agencies and non-profits
  • Free help with business, management and organizational issues
  • Free computer use and Internet access
  • Free business resource center
  • On-site training for established businesses
  • Business Planning Process
  • Marketing: Products & Services, Packaging, Pricing, Distribution, Competition, Research
  • Financials: P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow
  • Other business and management issues… We will provide this on-site at your location

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Thursday, May 04, 2017 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
This seminar will provide valuable information on how Entrepreneurship could be the answer for many ex-offenders. Learn how to promote Entrepreneurship as a viable alternative for re-entry.
Thursday, May 04, 2017 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
3rd Annual Small Business Resource Seminar. Business owners will have an opportunity to network with local and state small business owners to explore resources available. Topics covered will include Financing a Small Business, Marketing, Finding Customers, Business Taxes and Business Planning. We are encouraging the experts and novice business owners to attend this informative and interactive session.
Speaker: TBA
Thursday, May 04, 2017 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Direct marketing for agriculture products has evolved from selling directly to your neighbors from a road side stand or a farmers market. In this session, local food and farm program coordinator for North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and the NC Growing Together project, will share tools and ideas demonstrating how to gain access to broader markets and getting the word out about agricultural products.
Speaker: Laura Lauffer, NC A&T State University

Customer Relations

Thursday, May 11, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Learn how to effectively utilize market research to help identify and retain loyal customers.
Speaker: Jerry Edmonds

Business Accounting and Budget

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Learn how to use QuickBooks in you small business. Goals include determining which version to use, Learn 4 levels of operation, how to pay bills, create invoices, receive payments, monitor inventory and complete payroll.
Speaker: Christie Forsht

Marketing and Sales

Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Learn what's new and how to maximize Linkedin to market your business and Network.
Speaker: Christina Williams
Thursday, May 18, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
? Learn what's new and how to maximize Facebook to market your business..
Speaker: Christina Williams
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100 College Drive
Building 400
Weldon, NC 27890
100 College Drive
Building 400
Weldon, N.C. 27890
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