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On Demand, available until June 06
If your business has plateaued, and you and your team are operating at maximum capacity, come learn how to break that cycle and structure your business for growth! In this powerful 2-hour seminar, you’ll learn time-tested principles of how to grow your buisness, including... The 6 steps to building a business that gets extraordinary results Ideal time management, and where you fall on the time target How to turn your marketing into an investment, not an expense How to get leverage in your business, to achieve more with less Steps to financial mastery, understanding the numbers that drive your business, and how you can directly impact the key profit-drivers Who should attend this seminar: Business owners or executives who are ready for the next level of growth. You've already achieved a level of success, but your business still relies on your direct involvement in order to grow, or even maintain your current level of success.
Speaker: Dave Springett
On Demand, available until May 25
Starting a business is exciting—but also demanding. This "how to start a business guide" addresses some of the most common start up steps to ensure that your company is ready for success.
Speaker: Daniel Farmer with Jim Myers as guest
Thursday, June 04, 2015 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Registration Required. Baffled with the thought of grants and not sure where to begin? This class helps you learn how to do the research, weigh the options, build relationships, incorporate what is needed in the proposals and submit for funding. With step-by-step guidance, you will become an effective grant seeker and will be on your way to writing a winning proposal.
Speaker: Daniel Farmer with Calvin Patterson as guest speaker
On Demand, available until June 15
Starting a business is exciting—but also demanding. This "how to start a business guide" addresses some of the most common start up steps to ensure that your company is ready for success.
Speaker: Daniel Farmer with Jim Myers as guest
Tuesday, June 09, 2015 11:45 AM to 1:45 PM
Registration Required. Learn how to retain key team members, reward them appropriately and convert them into Raving Fans.
Speaker: Dave Springett
Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Registration Required. Baffled with the thought of grants and not sure where to begin? This class helps you learn how to do the research, weigh the options, build relationships, incorporate what is needed in the proposals and submit for funding. With step-by-step guidance, you will become an effective grant seeker and will be on your way to writing a winning proposal.
Speaker: Daniel Farmer with Calvin Patterson as guest speaker
Thursday, June 18, 2015 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Registration Required. The DISC Behavioral Style Model was developed by William Moulton Marston, Ph.D., more than 75 years ago, and has become one of the most widely-used models for understanding the behavioral differences in people. Learn about the DISC model in our seminar because it is easy to understand, and can help you understand yourself and your team.
Speaker: Dave Springett
On Demand, available until June 29
Starting a business is exciting—but also demanding. This "how to start a business guide" addresses some of the most common start up steps to ensure that your company is ready for success.
Speaker: Daniel Farmer with Jim Myers as guest
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Registration Required. Crowdfunding and other creative ways to get money for Small Business developed by Martin Brossman & Dan Scala Crowdfunding is one of many new creative ways of getting funding for small businesses. This class demystifies crowdfunding and other new ways to get money for small business today with a lower barrier to entry. You will learn the how to of getting money for your business and what is the right funding to explore. Developed by Social Media and Small Business Marketing expert Martin Brossman and Small Business Funding expert Dan Scalla. You will walk away with a clear understanding the different new top creative funding ideas and which one is right for you. Find out how to make the directories work for you with Martin Brossman.
Speaker: Daniel Farmer with Martin Brossman as guest speaker

HP LIFE

On Demand, available until June 30
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