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Wake Technical Community College
West Campus, Room 118
Cary, NC 27518

Phone: 919-335-1007
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Saturday, October 07, 2017 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Like mining for precious gems, it helps to know where to dig. The Triangle is rich with resources for entrepreneurs. You just need to know where to look! This session will provide information on all of the free and economically priced resources you can use to start and grow a business.
Speaker: Katie Gailes, Director Entrepreneurship Initiatives
Saturday, October 07, 2017 10:10 AM to 11:10 AM
In this interactive seminar Brother Bedford shows Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners How to turn Their Knowledge, Experience, Expertise and Passion Into a 6 Figure Online Income. Objectives: To Simplify The Processes and Business Models that Generate 6 & 7 Figures Online.
Speaker: Brother Bedford
Saturday, October 07, 2017 11:20 AM to 12:20 AM
It is a known fact that developing quality relationships is an essential element of building and sustaining a successful business. Unfortunately, if you are not careful, those same relationships can be the primary cause of your business’ demise. Learn the common mistakes that business owners make while networking and building collaborations which can be detrimental to their business and brand. Also, discover 3 keys to building quality and lasting relationships that will not only help your business to grow but will also sustain it for years to come. Objectives: By the end of this session attendees will be able to: • Understand the importance of building strong collaborative relationships. • Identify the key factors of relationship building. • Define the 6 main types of relationships and the role that each play in your life and business. • Understand the importance of developing strong lasting relationships as it relates to sustainability of business. • Identify common mistakes of networking and how each can deter you from obtaining optimal success. • Identify 3 key elements using Dr. Tiffany’s POWER Principle™ which can help you improve your ability to network effectively and avoid common pitfalls.
Speaker: Dr. Tiffany Lowe-Payne (Dr. Tiffany)
Saturday, October 07, 2017 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Attracting the right client is not as easy as it may seem. Neither is converting potential clients and increasing profits. Creating a sustainable business model is vital to the success of your company. In this session we will learn five key strategies to develop and sustain a profitable business. Key Objectives: To help you successfully implement proven strategies that will grow your company whether you're in the start-up stage of business or 20 years plus. In this session, Felicia Phillips will cover strategy, client attraction, client retention, positioning and value added services to help you create a global business model.
Speaker: Felicia Phillips

Start-up Assistance

Monday, September 25, 2017 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Everything that we experience and enjoy in current day began with a thought. No longer should you suppress your ideas due to unawareness of what to do next. Together we will review and discuss processes and areas that will guide your path and serve as an active blueprint to move your idea from thought to action. Learning Objectives: • Reflection on ideas and answering your why. • From head to journal. Exploring the effectiveness of putting pen to paper. • Following necessary steps and setting timeframes. • Remaining encouraged and celebrating small victories.
Speaker: Diana Graham
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM
This session conveys, in plain English, what common mistakes can occur on your site and how they can affect what people feel about your site and even how well it ranks on the search engines. It only takes a few seconds to discourage a user and off they go to your competitor's site. Topics covered include: • Overuse of PDFs • Non scannable text • Badly worded page titles • Opening New Browser Window
Speaker: Paul Kaufman
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Have you ever thought of being your own boss and starting a small business? Perhaps you have another dream but your debt is out of control and preventing your dream from becoming a reality. Now is the time to learn how to “Be Free from Debt’s Hold…..” How would you like to pay off all your consumer debt, credit cards, car payments, and loans? How would you like to know the exact month and year you could be out of debt, legally and without a tax liability? Now is the time to start living a better life; a life without debt. In this three-hour seminar, you will learn a simple yet effective method to start the process of making yourself debt free! You will also learn about the shams and “quick fixes” that should be avoided and how to properly and legally deal with creditors. Bring a list of your debts with balances and monthly payments and learn how to develop your own debt elimination plan that can be implemented immediately into your lifestyle. You will learn how to control debt, instead of allowing debt to control you! Before you apply for a business loan, consider making that next large purchase or accept a new credit card, take the time to attend this life-changing seminar. Bring a calculator! “The Worse Place You Can Ever Live Is Beyond Your Means!”
Speaker: Bob Moore
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