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On Demand, available until December 31
Topic: HP LIFE
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


Tuesday, December 05, 2017 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
UPDATE 9/11/17 - This is a RESCHEDULED seminar; moved from September 12, 2017 to December 5, 2017. If you had previously registered for the 9/12/17 seminar, you must register AGAIN for this seminar. ROOM U-529 Businesses of every size can use social media to promote their services and product. This seminar teaches business owners the basics of using Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and other social media platforms to market your business. FREE
Speaker: Andrew Gray
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Topic: Tax Planning
ROOM U-529 The NC Department of Revenue (NCDOR) will cover basic requirements to help business owners in North Carolina understand the laws and obligations necessary to be a compliant business. We will review and discuss the following business essentials: • Tax Compliance • Business Registration • Workers' Compensation • Unemployment Insurance • Steps to be "Compliant" with the State At the end of the seminar, there will be a question and answer session with the presenter(s) and networking possibilities with other business owners. Don't miss this great opportunity. FREE
Speaker: Rhonda High, NCDOR
Friday, December 08, 2017 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Topic: Managing a Business
ROOM S-002 >> Final session of a 4-part series. An incredible 2018 isn't going to happen if you just wing it. The first step in building an incredible 2018 is putting a massive plan for growth in place. This seminar is designed to teach business owners the framework & action steps to building a massive plan of action. At the end of the seminar, you will identify untapped areas of potential that exist in your business, growth strategies and tactics to develop a checklist of action steps that you will need to put together a simple put powerful plan to make 2018 your BEST YEAR EVER. FREE
Speaker: Reggie Shropshire, ActionCOACH
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
ROOM U-529 Learn the techniques described as part of the well-known ‘Guerrilla’ management series in this fast paced seminar designed to help you market your business on a limited budget. FREE
Speaker: Mike Collins