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Tuesday, December 05, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Owning and running a small business can be one of the most stressful experiences in our society. Trying to manage yourself and others, find sales, deal with customers/government regulations/the marketplace can all be stress creators. How do you deal with it all? Do you sweat, grind your teeth, rant and rave or yell? Or do you suffer quietly and let the stress eat away at your life? In "STRESS MANAGEMENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS " you will learn how to deal with your stress. The program will focus on: - Understanding Your Stress Quotient - Pinpointing Your Causes of Stress - Deciding What You Can and Cannot Change - The Big Three: Alter, Accept, Avoid - How To Deal With Difficult People - How to Bring More Enjoyment Into Your Life - Practical Suggestions for Lowering Stress - Why Balance in Life is a Lifesaver All of us who own businesses pay a constantly growing price for the physical and emotional problems we face in our work. Come to "STRESS MANAGEMENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS " and learn the keys to managing stress in your business. PRESENTER: Mike Collins, president of The Perfect Workday, and author of The Perfect Workday Book, has been a small business owner for 30+ years. He presents seminars for organizations such as IBM, American Express and a wide range of associations and government agencies.
Speaker: Mike Collins

Start-up Assistance

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
The objective of this three (3) hour workshop is to present participants with the required information that anyone who wants to enter into the drone services industry needs to know. Participants will learn about setting up a successful and legal (regulatory: Federal and State) drone business, what it takes to obtain a FAA-Part 107 'Commercial Drone Pilot' license, the different types of drone equipment available, and the various market 'verticals' that are profitable. The worldwide market for drones is estimated to top $127 Billion USD within the next two to three years. How much of that market share will you be ready to share in? Probyn ‘Probe’ Thompson is President and CEO of Air Probe LLC and will be conducting the seminar. Probyn has over thirty years of demonstrated expertise in planning and executing operations globally for both military and private sector business operations. Probyn retired from active duty US Air Force as a Lieutenant Colonel after completing over twenty-three years as a fixed wing combat aviator, Attaché, Weapon School / Instructor Pilot, and Air Liaison Officer (ALO) to the US Army. Probyn trained and deployed to Afghanistan as a private contractor to manage flight operations as a UAV Detachment and Mission Commander supporting US military combat ground operations. He then returned to work in the UAS industry for a UAV manufacturer for four years before founding Air Probe LLC, d.b.a. Air Probe UAV.
Speaker: Probyn 'Probe' Thompson III
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Laurinburg, NC 28352
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