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On Demand

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

October

Monday, October 23, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
This seminar is designed to introduce the business owner to the essential tools needed for branding and marketing.
Speaker: Craig Graves
Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
This seminar is designed to introduce the business owner to the essential tools needed for branding and marketing.
Speaker: Craig Graves
Monday, October 30, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Tax Planning
A local CPA/accountant discusses financial statement formulation and terminology, self-employment and payroll taxes, tax theory and forms, and aspects of interacting with your finance and accounting professional.
Speaker: Bill Lampley

November

Thursday, November 02, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Tax Planning
A local CPA/accountant discusses financial statement formulation and terminology, self-employment and payroll taxes, tax theory and forms, and aspects of interacting with your finance and accounting professional.
Speaker: Bill Lampley
Monday, November 06, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
This seminar will help you better understand your customers and how to reach them via use of demographics and psychographics. It will also include using social media.
Speaker: Craig Graves
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
Facebook and Instagram are the two most important social media platforms you can use to grow your business. Come to this free seminar to learn how to actively engage with your customers using these resources. You will learn how to set up your page, promote it to your audience, and actively stay in front of your customers using photos, videos, and relevant posts. We will also discuss advertising options and how you can possibly reduce your marketing budget while increasing your business' exposure.
Speaker: Matt Rudisill
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
Facebook and Instagram are the two most important social media platforms you can use to grow your business. Come to this free seminar to learn how to actively engage with your customers using these resources. You will learn how to set up your page, promote it to your audience, and actively stay in front of your customers using photos, videos, and relevant posts. We will also discuss advertising options and how you can possibly reduce your marketing budget while increasing your business' exposure.
Speaker: Matt Rudisill
Thursday, November 09, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
This seminar will help you better understand your customers and how to reach them via use of demographics and psychographics. It will also include using social media.
Speaker: Craig Graves
Monday, November 13, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
A local insurance agent discusses the insurance needs of small business.
Speaker: Neal Rhyne
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
In this seminar you will learn the tools needed to get started with video and make an impact online. We will evaluate several current YouTube channels to get ideas on how you can structure your site. We will look at equipment needed and discuss how to easily get started on a very limited budget. You will leave with a better appreciation of why video is so important online today!
Speaker: Matt Rudisill
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Topic: Marketing and Sales
In this seminar you will learn the tools needed to get started with video and make an impact online. We will evaluate several current YouTube channels to get ideas on how you can structure your site. We will look at equipment needed and discuss how to easily get started on a very limited budget. You will leave with a better appreciation of why video is so important online today!
Speaker: Matt Rudisill
Thursday, November 16, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
A local insurance agent discusses the insurance needs of small business.
Speaker: Tom Hunter
Monday, November 20, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Business Accounting and Budget
A local CPA/accountant discusses how to “set up the books” for your business.
Speaker: Tim Smith