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Small Business Center schedules seminars and workshops

September 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

The Small Business Center at Surry Community College in Dobson regularly schedules classes, seminars and workshops for business people.

The Small Business Center provides free or low-cost services to both potential and existing businesses. Consultation with SBC Director Dennis Lowe on business-related issues is available Monday through Friday by phone, (336) 386-3309, or in the Small Business Center office, room 134 in the J Building. Literature is also available regarding business concerns such as business plans, cash flow/record keeping, marketing, and sources of funding. Referrals can be made to cooperating agencies such as the North Carolina Business and Technology Development Center, the Microenterprise Loan Program, and the Surry JobLink Center.

Training and educational opportunities are also arranged by the Small Business Center. Examples include how to start a small business, bookkeeping and tax education classes, workshops on marketing, microcomputer classes, and management seminars. Many of these classes/seminars are listed regularly on a Surry Community College web page. It includes a link for online registration.

Here is the schedule for upcoming programs.

Business Related Seminars

Schedule Days Time Location CST Instructor
eBay Your Way to Success: Selling Items on eBay Sept 27, 2007 6:00-9:00pm SCC, Room J115 Free Nick Hawks
Fired Up or Burned Out? How to Keep You and Your Employees Motivated Oct 10, 2007 1:30-4:30pm Yadkin Center Free to Yadkin Chamber members;
$5 to non-members
Denise Ryan
Time Management for Champions Oct 10, 2007 1:30-4:30pm Jonesville Comfort Inn Free to Yadkin Valley Chamber members;
$5 to non-members
Mike Collins
How to Develop a Steel-Trap Memory Oct 11, 2007 2:00-4:30pm Workforce Development Center, Mount Airy Free Hayes Ratledge
Preventing Internet Fraud Oct 11, 2007 6:00-9:00pm SCC, Room J103 Free Nick Hawks
eBay Your Way to Success: Selling Items on eBay Oct 25, 2007 6:00-9:00pm SCC, Room J115 Free Nick Hawks
Dynamite Marketing on a Firecracker Budget Oct 25, 2007 1:30-4:30pm Workforce Development Center, Mount Airy Free to Mt Airy Chamber members; $5 to non-members Mike Collins
Worksite Safety Oct 30, 2007 1:00-3:00pm SCC, Room J103 Free Tania Whitfield
Business Bookkeeping Oct 30, 2007 6:30-9:30pm SCC, Room J103 Free Jerry Sawyers

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