Social Media/Internet Marketing Seminar:
The Lake Norman Chamber will present a social media seminar on how to use Google. Free. 3-4 p.m. at Randy Marion Conference Room, 19900 W. Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Register: www.lakenormanchamber.org.
Starting & Growing Your Small Business:
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and SCORE present a workshop on creating a business plan and developing a business. Free. 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main Library, 310 N. Tryon St. Register: 704-416-0101; www.cmlibrary.org/programs.
Start Your Business Now:
This seminar is packed with information to help you get a good start and increase the odds of your business being successful. Free. 6:30-8 p.m. online. Register: 704-330-4223; www.cpcc.edu/sbc/schedule.
Business Essentials - Small Business Seminar:
The N.C. Department of Revenue, N.C. Secretary of State’s Office and N.C. Industrial Commission will present a seminar covering basic requirements to help businesses in North Carolina understand the laws and obligations necessary to be compliant. Free. 9-11 a.m. at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Cabarrus Business & Technology Center, Room 9281, 660 Concord Parkway North, Concord. Register: www.dornc.com/business/smallbusseminars.html.
Business After Hours-Lake Norman:
The Lake Norman Chamber will host a networking event. Free. 5:30-7 p.m. at Aquesta Bank, 19510 Jetton Road, Cornelius. Register: www.lakenormanchamber.org.
Business After Hours – Rock Hill:
Join the York County Regional Chamber for a networking event. 5:30-7 p.m. at Brakefield At Riverwalk, 1111 Brakefield Drive, Rock Hill. Details: 803-324-7500; www.yorkcountychamber.com/.
How Strong is Your Bench?
Northeastern University invites employers and those seeking a talent pipeline to join Jim Boyle, director of employee relations, and Cheryl Richards, CEO and regional dean, as they discuss how to attract and retain the next generation of workers. Free. 7:30-10 a.m. at the Northeastern University Charlotte, 101 N. Tryon St., #1100. Register: firstname.lastname@example.org; 980-224-8468.
IRS Tax Workshop for New Businesses:
The Winthrop Regional Small Business Development Center will host a workshop on taxes for new businesses. Free. 8:30 a.m.-noon at Winthrop University, Thurmond Building, Room 415, Memorial Circle, Rock Hill. Register: http://bit.ly/1q9OOv6.
Keys to Success: Small Business Workshop:
Participants will become familiar with North Carolina tax laws important to businesses and the responsibilities business owners should know. The workshop will provide a range of information, from how to register a business to filling out and sending a tax return. Free. 9-11:30 a.m. at N.C. Department of Revenue, 301 McCullough Drive, #300. Register: www.dornc.com/business/smallbusseminars.html..
Join the Latin American Chamber of Commerce for tapas and networking. Free for members; $10 for nonmembers. 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Label, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. Register: 704-343-2525; www.lacccharlotte.com.
Send us your news
Email us at email@example.com by 5 p.m. next Wednesday.