BCC Small Business Centers offers no-cost workshops

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost webinars and seminars in June. They are:

— Parliamentary Procedures Made Easy is scheduled for Mon., June 11, from 6 until 8 p.m., at the East Arcadia Center in Riegelwood.

— Implementing a Social Media Strategy is planned for Tues., June 19, from 2 until 3 p.m. in bldg. 2, room 202 on the main BCC campus in Dublin.

— Strategies for Better Engaging Your Employees is scheduled for Thurs., June 28, from 2 until 3 p.m. in bldg. 2, room 202 on the main campus. T

As part of a resource partner webinar series, participants can register online at https://www.ncsbc.net/center.aspx?center=75040&subloc=13 for the following classes:

— Fueling Your Business will be presented on Tues., June 19, from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. This webinar is presented by the N.C. Rural Center and will highlight funding programs for starting or expanding small business.

— SBA Alternative Capital Programs for Every Small Business is planned for Tues., June 26, from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. A representative of the Small Business Administration will explain how different SBA lending programs work for starting and expanding a business. Sign up online at https://www.ncsbc.net/workshop.aspx?ekey=40380009

The Legal Webinar series for the summer will include the following classes:

— Choosing the Right Legal Structure is on Wed., June 20, from 1:30 until 2:30 p.m. This webinar will assist persons who are starting a new business with finding the correct legal structure with an attorney. Register online here: https://www.ncsbc.net/workshop.aspx?ekey=40380005

— The Legal Liability of Owning a Small Business is scheduled for Wed., June 27, from 1:30 until 2:30 p.m. This webinar covers the basics of contract law and how it relates to the many aspects of running a business.

All seminars and webinars are open to the public and provided at no charge due to special funding arrangements for the Small Business Center and Bladen Community College.

To register for any of the seminars/webinars or for information, contact Todd Lyden, Small Business Center director, at 910-879.5572 or register online at https://www.ncsbc.net/center.aspx?center=7504.