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PCC Greenville Center
Greenville, NC

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Tuesday, December 01, 2015 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
In this seminar, we will explore some of the different mobile business applications available to small business owners. Apps aren't just about games and social interaction; some offer inexpensive alternatives to invoicing, scheduling and time keeping, marketing, inventory, organization, and time management. These areas are key to the success of start-up to medium-sized companies. You will leave this seminar with written materials and links so that you can go home and download the applications that best suit your companies Most apps can be used at a desktop or on the go!
Speaker: Renae Simon

Start-up Assistance

Thursday, December 03, 2015 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
This seminar will give an overview of the various topics on which to focus when attempting to start a business. Cost: FREE
Speaker: Jim Ensor

Business Basics

Thursday, December 10, 2015 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Success in business begins with a plan. By committing your idea to paper, you face tough questions and identify strengths and weaknesses. Business plans are not just for financing purposes; they are working documents to guide your business. For new and established small business owners, the course will start you down the path of small business success. Cost: FREE
Speaker: Jim Ensor

Marketing and Sales

Tuesday, December 01, 2015 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Bring your LUNCH and join our MONTHLY round table discussions for ENTREPRENEURS and SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS! This month's round table will be focused on helping small business owners identify their target markets. We will explore how consumer behavior such as how they spend, what they spend, why they spend, and their lifestyle influence can affect your business and marketing efforts. Learn how to unlock potential target markets through market segmentation, identify direct and indirect competitors, conduct a SWOT analysis, and create a for your product. Renae Simon is the Principal Marketing Consultant & Seminar Instructor at Step-by-Step Businessolutions. She has over 13 years of experience in business consulting, marketing and advertising, facilities management, special events management, and sales. She is passionate about helping individuals set and reach their entrepreneurial goals.
Speaker: Renae Simon
Tuesday, December 08, 2015 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Creating effective business cards is the first step towards developing your brand. Learn the effective use of color to set your business cards and your company apart from others, while relaying a positive brand message about your business. This information class applies to all branding materials, including all printed materials, advertising, labeling, websites, brick and mortar storefronts, and even food truck decors. Knowing how to use color effectively in branding helps you send a positive message to your target market, boost sales, improve your advertising, and encourage customers to purchase. Colors are the first eye-catcher and leave a lasting impression. They can even be the sole reason that someone purchases a product. This makes color a strong player when it comes to your start up business.
Speaker: Margaret Volney


On Demand, available until December 31
HP Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (HP LIFE) is a global program that offers aspiring entrepreneurs and small business-owners valuable business skills. HP LIFE offers participants a path to realizing their business dreams. The NC Small Business Center Network, in partnership with the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE), is pleased to offer this innovative program to NC entrepreneurs and small business owners free of charge! This program is self-paced, making it possible for more aspiring entrepreneurs to participate. All you have to do is register to start.
Speaker: Various
Location: Online
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