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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, November 28, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Topic: Not Set
From SEO to credibility, blogging is highly beneficial for every business. Come learn how to use a blog in your business to gain more exposure and ultimately, make more sales!
Speaker: Jessica Stansberry
Thursday, November 30, 2017 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
Market research isn't just for start-ups; it's an important ongoing process for every small business. Developing a focused and effective marketing plan requires up-to-date market analysis. Discover the variety of market research tools that give critical information about specific industries and customers. Get the data necessary to test the feasibility of a new business, as well as find the competition and the potential customers interested in the proposed product or service.
Speaker: Nick Hawks


Wednesday, December 06, 2017 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
This three-hour seminar is tailored to help nonprofit organization leaders become effective grant seekers and to build confidence in writing a winning proposal. Participants will review the stages involved in grant writing: preparation, grant research and identification, grant application/proposal writing, and management.
Speaker: Rebekah Ricardo
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Topic: Not Set
This workshop reviews accounting basics and takes participants through the online version of Quickbooks. It is perfect for anyone who wants to gain bookkeeping skills for their business.
Speaker: Madelyn Hjertmann