Monday, January 11, 2010

CPCC's Institute for Entrepreneurship to offer two free seminars the week of February 1

The Institute for Entrepreneurship at Central Piedmont Community
College announces two free seminars for the week of February 1:

Monday, February 1, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Morrison Library, Charlotte,

From Corporate World to Entrepreneur: How to Make the Transition SBX

From your corporate desk, have you ever daydreamed of running your
own business? This seminar outlines the path from corporate America to
entrepreneurship. What is it really like to run a business? How do I
decide the best business for me? How much money is it going to take?
Where do I find the financing I need? How much money can I potentially
make? These questions and more will be answered in the seminar

Thursday, February 4, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Institute for
Entrepreneurship, Central Campus

Advanced Job Costing with QuickBooks® SBX 7831-501

Want to know how much your business makes on each item you sell, what
costs you have not billed for, or how to invoice from bills? See how
to compare estimates to actual numbers or run job profitability
reports. This seminar demonstrates how the advanced job costing
features in QuickBooks® Pro helps you run your business more

To register, visit and/or call 704.330.4223.

The Institute for Entrepreneurship at CPCC is a member of the Small
Business Center Network (SBCN) comprised of 58 Centers throughout
North Carolina. The objective of the SBCN is to increase the success
rate and the number of viable small businesses in North Carolina by
providing high quality, readily accessible assistance to prospective
and existing small business owners and their employees

Central Piedmont Community College is the largest community college in
North Carolina, offering close
to 300 degree and certification programs, customized corporate
training, market-focused continuing
education, and special interest classes. CPCC is academically,
financially and geographically accessible to all citizens of
Mecklenburg County. In 2002, the National Alliance of Business named
CPCC the

Community College of the Year for its response to the workforce and
technology needs of local employers and job seekers through innovative
educational and training strategies.