Outreach Events


2019 Upcoming Events and Opportunities

Womens' Business Center of Charlotte

Certification: Which One Is Right for Your Business?

Are you confused by all of the CERTIFICATION acronyms (DBE, MBE, SBE, WOSB, HUB). This session is designed to help small business owners understand the importance of minority, women and small business certification. Participants will learn which certification is right for their business and how to leverage it.
Bonding and Contracting 

Many business owners have questions when it comes to bonding and contracting. Learn about bonding: What is it? How can I qualify? Are you familiar with contract laws? Get information tips on reading contracts, and pitfalls to avoid. Construction attorneys and bonding agents will be on site to answer questions. 
Small Business Development Orientation

A workshop to help start-ups and established entrepreneurs examine the feasibility of their small business idea in the current market. The discussion centers on business plan development, entity formation, managing risk, and various ways to fund or bootstrap the business.