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Nash Community College Small Business Center
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Rocky Mount, NC

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Business Basics

Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The business plan is a roadmap for your business whether you’re determining the feasibility for start-up, tracking your progress, planning for expansion, or applying for a loan. This workshop will discuss the narrative and financial aspects of the plan as well as give the student an opportunity to work with actual plans that have been prepared by others.
Speaker: Ruben Gonzales


Thursday, May 04, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
An entrepreneur goes into business to make money. In order to accomplish this goal, it is often necessary to borrow funds. This 3-hour seminar will cover determining how much you need, where the money will come from, the 5 C’s of Credit, and preparing your loan package.
Speaker: Ruben Gonzales

Customer Relations

Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Have you ever wondered how the Walt Disney World Resort continues to produce a dynamic model on Business Excellence, Leadership, Working Environment and Customer Service! It’s not about service. It’s all about creating a memorable Customer Experience. Learn success strategies to attract more customers, build brand loyalty for life, beat out your completion and transform your business. The presenter of this exhilarating seminar is John Formica aka, “The Ex-Disney Guy.”
Speaker: John Formica

Tax Planning

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Do you know your product or service upside down and backwards, but the numbers just drive you up a wall? This seminar will help you understand the difference between cash basis and accrual basis of accounting and single versus double entry bookkeeping. We’ll talk about calculating and recording payroll taxes and sales tax and you’ll get hands-on experience in preparing financial statements, including cash flow, income and expense statements, and balance sheets.
Speaker: Jess McLamb
Friday, June 16, 2017 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
This seminar will teach attendees how to get the most out of QuickBooks for their business. You will learn the basics to better understand your financial data. Topics include how to set your business, create invoices, pay bills, reconcile bank accounts, and create reports.
Speaker: Jess McLamb

Marketing and Sales

Tuesday, May 02, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
This seminar Includes PayPal, eBay videos, setting up accounts and researching listings.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
This seminar covers tips for prospective and existing business owners on how to learn more about customers, competitors, and overall market opportunities. In addition to defining a target market, you will learn the 4 components of the marketing mix and inexpensive and effective market research design.
Speaker: Al Ward
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