CPR Entrepreneurship Speed Mentoring

Lady Bizness’ Chisa Pennix-Brown, MBA  is happy to be chosen as the 2016 Moderator for the CPR Entrepreneurship Speed Mentoring event as a part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.  Join a host of organizations for this engaging event on Friday, November 18, 2017 from 1-4 pm at the Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship located at 1451 S. Elm Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406.  Community Program Resources (CPR) are valuable for small business owners, to help grow to their full potential. This event was started by DarLinda Finch of the GTCC Small Business Center in an effort to allow businesses to meet the individual resource partners that make the Greensboro Small Business Consortium.

Attendees can expect to meet many of the CPR’s in Guilford County, to help their business SOAR. Using a speed mentoring format will allow all attendees the opportunity to speak to everyone in the room. Speaker(s) include, but are not limited to:

SCORE a respected association of volunteer business executives providing FREE confidential, professional business advice to entrepreneurs and business owners.

The NC Military Business Center a business development entity of the North Carolina Community College System. The mission of the NCMBC is to leverage military and other federal business opportunities to expand the economy, grow jobs and improve quality of life in North Carolina.

GTCC Small Business Center  The mission of the Small Business Center is to increase the number and success of viable small businesses in North Carolina by providing high quality, readily accessible assistance to prospective and existing small business owners which will lead to job creation and retention. Our Small Business Center is here to assist you by offering one-on-one confidential business counseling plus workshops and seminars on a variety of business topics. We are a community-based provider of education and training, counseling, networking and referrals

City of Greensboro EDBS The Economic Development and Business Support (EDBS) Office is a strategic development effort by the City of Greensboro to further meet the needs of the city’s business community. The primary goal of this office is to create economic development opportunities with an emphasis on helping businesses create jobs, grow and succeed

NC Works  is a one-stop online resource for job seekers and employers in North Carolina. Job seekers can search for jobs, create resumes, and find education and training. Employers can find candidates, post jobs, and search labor market information.

Greensboro Chamber  Historically, the Chamber has worked to develop greater opportunities for the business community while cultivating a more vibrant quality of life in Greensboro. Today, the Greensboro Chamber is a member of the Greensboro Partnership, united with the Greensboro Partnership Economic Development, Entrepreneur Connection, and Action Greensboro to form a more powerful voice for business growth and advocacy, entrepreneurial development, urban livability, and economic development.

Co//ab  co//ab seeks to create a space where teams can produce amazing results. Our facility is designed for small teams to work, collaborate in pods and have access to classrooms, conference rooms, floor to ceiling dry erase walls and super fast internet. co//ab is a natural destination for early stage entrepreneurs to lease desk space and create community. co//ab represents the collaboration of many community groups working together to make this space a reality.

Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship  Founded in 1987 in Revolution Mill, formerly a Cone Mills factory building, The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. is a private non-profit corporation. Our mission is to attract, advise and house start-up and early stage growth entrepreneurs., To accomplish this, the NCFE operates a business incubator located in the heart of Greensboro. The Center provides modestly priced office and light manufacturing space along with shared support services such as business counseling, a receptionist, copier, fax, mail boxes, and data entry.

IRS The Internal Revenue Service is the nation’s tax collection agency and administers the Internal Revenue Code enacted by Congress.

Guilford Merchants Association  The Guilford Merchants Association is a business membership organization focused on supporting member companies with educational programming, lead generation activities, marketing opportunities, and overall enrichment while serving as a catalyst for community growth and prosperity.

We would love to have you attend this event which is free and open to the public. Please click here to register.



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