BCC Small Business Center presents
“Getting Ready for Summer” seminar series
The Bladen Community
College Small Business Center is presenting a series
of no-cost seminars entitled “Getting Ready for
Summer” during the month of April. The
seminars will be held at the Cape Fear Farmers
Market in Elizabethtown on Thursdays 6:30 – 8:30
p.m. The seminars are as follows:
April 3 - Inexpensive and Creative Marketing: Expert
speaker Emily Balance will show how to overcome
common obstacles that may be holding you back.
Come learn lots of new, inexpensive, fun and
creative ways to market your business, service, or
product. Bring your friends and your business
cards. Leave with new ideas to increase your
visibility and connect with your community and grow
April 10 – How to Hire and
Keep the Best Employees: Steve Carver brings his
forty-plus years of experience to the Cape Fear
Farmers Market. Learn the tips and tricks for
hiring the best people for your small business and
then what to do to retain them.
April 17 –
Understanding and Working with Different
Generations: Expert speaker on generational
differences Emily Balance returns to explain how the
differences in generations plays a role in your
small business from management to marketing.
April 24 – Ultimate Marketing Tool: Customer
Service: Expert storyteller and speaker
Barbara Armstrong White will help hone one of the
best marketing tools you have no matter what small
business you are in: your customer service.
For information on any of these seminars, call Small
Business Center Director Todd Lyden at 910.879.5572.