Your brand is your handle. The handle that opens the door to your business, its products and services.

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Financing Your Small Business to Grow...

Financing Your Small Business to Grow in 2020

Date: 3/16/20 Time: 6:15 PM – 7:45 PM ONLINE WEBINAR Fee: No cost due to sponsor support Financing continues to be a challenge for many small business owners. Questions range from, Who will give me money for my business idea and what do they need from me? to, How will this business make money and […]

How to Start a Business in the Spring...

How to Start a Business in the Spring of 2020

Date: 3/16/20 Time: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM ONLINE WEBINAR Fee: No cost due to Sponsor Support No cost due to sponsor support Understand the basics of starting a business in this seminar that takes you from idea to opportunity. Learn key strategies for start-up, financing and marketing as well as important information about legal […]

Prospering Conference – Free Ad...

Prospering Conference – Free Admission

Date: March 10, 2020 (Weather Date – March 12) Time: Check-in: 8:00AM Event: 8:00AM-4:30PM Cost: No cost due to sponsor support FREE LUNCH courtesy of our lunch sponsor WNC SCORE Location: Blue Ridge Community College Conference Hall, Flat Rock Enhance your business development skills for higher revenue, and connect to more potential customers. Business leaders […]

Free Brand Marketing Class

Free Brand Marketing Class

Dates: February 19, 2020, March 5, 2020, and March 19, 2020  (3 session class) Time: 1:00-4:00pm Cost: No charge due to sponsor support Sponsors: Blue Ridge Community College Small Business Center and Henderson County Chamber of Commerce Location: Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock Campus Building: TEDC  Room: 201 Your brand is your handle to open […]

Getting More Customers with Google My...

Getting More Customers with Google My Business in 2020

Date: 2/11/20 Time: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Cost: No cost due to sponsor support Co-Sponsors: Blue Ridge Community College, Small Business Center and Transylvania Campus Location: Blue Ridge Community College  Transylvania County   Strauss Building Room 140     45 Oak Park Drive, North Carolina 28712 Google my Business is the best and most economical way to drive […]

Marketing Your Business with Google i...

Marketing Your Business with Google in 2020 

Google is an excellent way to drive customers to your small business. Learn how to set up and grow your business so that it can be found on Google.  Learn an overview of all the Google “free” online services to grow and/or launch your business in 2020 that include: Analytics, Alert, Calendar, Photos, Gmail, Google […]

Marketing Your Business with Google i...

Marketing Your Business with Google in 2020 

Google is an excellent way to drive customers to your small business.  Please join SCORE and the A-B Tech Small Business Center for this exciting three-part seminar that will be delivered in one comprehensive session as we celebrate National Small Business Week.  Learn how to set up your business so that it can be found […]

Create Your Business Plan

Create Your Business Plan

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020 Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm Location: Blue Ridge Community College – Flat Rock Campus Building: Room: TEDC  TBD Cost: No cost due to sponsor support A business plan can be the most important tool a small business owner has. Learn how to turn your ideas into a solid plan for financing […]

Running a Focus Group in 2020 to Help...

Running a Focus Group in 2020 to Help Grow Your Business

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Time: 11:00AM – 2:00PM Address: National Technical Honor Society at 1011 Airport Rd, Flat Rock, 28731 Cost: Free due to sponsor support A focus group is research that companies do to gather info about customer perspectives and opinions about their brand, new ideas, existing or future products or services. Focus […]

Marketing Your Business with Google i...

Marketing Your Business with Google in 2020 

Google is an excellent way to drive customers to your small business.  Please join SCORE and the A-B Tech Small Business Center for this exciting three part seminar that will be delivered in one comprehensive session.  Learn how to grow or to set up your business so that it can be found on Google Search […]