The Small Business Center at Johnston Community College has scheduled the following free seminars at the Johnston County Workforce Development Center. To register, call 919-209-2224, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to http://johnstoncc.edu/continuing-education/small-business-center.aspx.
Is Your Small Business Google-ized? – 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, or 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, May 5. Topic includes mobile marketing and optimizing websites for Google searches.
Get Your Business Online with Google – 8-9:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, or 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5. Participants will how to set up a “Google My Business” page. Attendees should bring their laptop or table to create and verify their business listing on Google. To attend, participants must have also attended “Is Your Small Business Google-ized?”
Tax Information for Small Businesses – 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 17. Topics includes registering a business, withholding from employees and tax requirements.
How to Start a NonProfit – 6-9 p.m. Monday, May 23.
How to Do the 501(c)3 Thing – 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 24. Will your nonprofit accept donations and volunteers? Will contributions to your organization be deductible? How do you set up the organization? Come to this seminar for answers.
Grant Writing 101 – 6-9 p.m. Thursday, May 26. Learn the basics of writing grant proposals for nonprofits.