Small Business Center
The Small Business Center, part of NC’s dynamic Small Business Center Network, provides one-one-one consulting services, resources, and free seminars. Our goal is to help you realize your dream of owning your own business or making your current business more profitable.
The center provides analysis and evaluation to determine our clients’ immediate needs. Individual attention is provided for those clients who need detailed assistance in starting a business. Request a free counseling appointment.
The center conducts seminars and workshops designed to better educate the small business person to meet the ever-increasing challenges facing small business. Core programs are offered twice a year and include:
- How to Start a Business
- How to Write a Business Plan
- Financing the Small Business
- Taxes and Record Keeping
- Advertising and Marketing the Small Business
Small Business Center brings professional training opportunities to the area’s small business owners and other interested persons. Training sessions are offered as free or low-cost seminars, workshops, and short-term courses.
The center maintains various types of business related information and current multi-media resources. Clients may check out these materials by visiting the center. The college library and other college facilities are also available.
Online Entrepreneurship Training (FREE)
Now available via the Wayne Community College Small Business Center, HP Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (HP LIFE) is a global program that trains budding entrepreneurs and small business owners to improve and strengthen the business skills needed to move your business forward. Training courses are innovative, interactive and most importantly – free of charge. Register now!
Let Us Work For You
Are you considering a new business venture? Expansion? Or perhaps just need help with an existing plan? If so, let us work for you! We are in the business of helping businesses succeed. Whether it’s through additional training, one-on-one counseling or providing the contacts and information you need, we’re here to serve you. We understand the problems small businesses face. And best of all, the services we provide are at low or no cost to you.
Contact Linda Berard, or call the Business and Industry Center at 919-739-6941 for more information.
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