Spring 2013 at the Small Business Center

The Small Business Center (SBC) at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is at the heart of small business resources in Concord, Kannapolis, Salisbury and surrounding towns. Whether you want to start a small business or grow an existing business, the SBC can help you develop a plan of action for lasting success. Our goal is simple — to provide high quality small business education and relevant, comprehensive assistance to you. Programs and services of the Small Business Center are sponsored by the Small Business Center Network (SBCN) of the North Carolina Community College System.

Small Business Resource Fair – May 15 in Concord

resource-fair-logo-smallConnect with dozens of local and state organizations, agencies, and offices that offer free services for your business at the Small Business Resource Fair on Wednesday, May 15 at the Cabarrus Government Center, 65 Church St. in downtown Concord.

The free mid-day event, that includes lunch, will bring to one location business assistance representatives and government office personnel to answer questions and distribute information business owners and prospective owners need to start, grow and succeed. Since many small business owners and potential owners are unaware of the free resources available to them, the fair will make it convenient to gather as much  information as possible in one day.  

The fair will make it convenient to gather as much business information as possible in one day.
Hear short presentations on essential strategies for small businesses to compete and grow and learn the ins and outs of crowdfunding and whether this popular trend is right for your business.

Speakers include:

  • Marilyn Carpenter, director of venture development for Ventureprise, Inc.
  • Dr. Fran Koster, The Optimistic Futurist columnist and author of “Discovering the New America”
  • Joe Recomendes, chief operating officer of the marketing firm Command Partners

Attend all or just part of the fair which runs from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. but please sign up at: http://www.cvent.com/d/xcqvj0

The fair is being organized by the Cabarrus-Rowan Small Business Resource Roundtable, a group of business assistance providers that meets regularly to address issues pertaining to the success of area businesses.

Sign up TODAY at http://www.cvent.com/d/xcqvj0 or call Amy Boger at 704-216-3941 for more information.

Spring Seminars

List available here: http://www.rccc.edu/sbc/courses-and-seminars

Small Business Center Spring 2013 Brochure

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