Our Events

Dec
20
Tue
How to Fund a Small Business – Hughes @ Greenville County Library System Hughes Main Library
Dec 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 12/20/2022
 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (EST)
 Open – 8 places remaining
 12/20/2022 1:00 PM (EST)
 No Fee

 Earl Gregorich (864) 370-1545
 Greenville County Library System Hughes Main Library 25 Heritage Green Place, Greenville SC 29601

 Business Financing

Whether you are in start-up mode or need additional funding for the growth phase of your business, this class will provide the basic information needed to prepare your business to apply for traditional lending as well as introduce non-traditional funding sources and how to use them.

Registration Policies:

Registration and Fees: Payment of seminar fees may be made by check, money order or credit card. Payment must be received to guarantee your space in an event.

Refund Policy: If you wish to request a refund, please contact the conference organizer listed above to discuss. You may also elect to send a substitute in your place. If the event is cancelled, all fees will be returned.

Special Accommodations: In accordance with the American Disabilities Act and state law, you may request accommodations due to a disability by contacting the event organizer listed above. Advance notice may be necessary for some accommodations. Registration must be paid prior to accommodation requests.

SBA Disclaimer: All SC SBDC training events are funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.

Photography Disclaimer: Please be advised that by participating in SC SBDC events, you are automatically authorizing the SC SBDC and its employees to use your photograph or other likeness for purposes related to the mission of the SC SBDC, including but not limited to: publicity, marketing, websites and other forms of print and electronic media.

Jan
3
Tue
Ecommerce – TR @ Greenville County Library System Travelers Rest Branch
Jan 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 1/3/2023
 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (EST)
 Open – 24 places remaining
 1/3/2023 8:00 AM (EST)
 No Fee

 Earl Gregorich (864) 326-5504
 Greenville County Library System Travelers Rest Branch 17 Center Street, Travelers Rest SC 29690

 eCommerce

Shopify, WordPress and other web design tools include many options that allow an entrepreneur to conduct ecommerce. But what exactly does conducting ecommerce entail? This course helps you define how ecommerce will impact your business model, what tools exist to set up online sales and how to start or transition an existing business into an online sales model.

Jan
11
Wed
Small Business Energy Grants and Incentives @ Online Meeting (Live)
Jan 11 all-day

 1/11/2023
 Open – 50 places remaining
 1/11/2023 3:00 PM (EST)
 No Fee

 Jim Johnson (803) 567-1921

 Online Meeting (Live)
 Business Financing, Risk Management

The USC Region SBDC presents a webinar on savings on energy costs for your small business and funding opportunities for energy-related projects.  We will be presenting information on the USDA Rural Energy for America grant program, which funds eligible energy efficiency upgrades and renewable energy projects.

We will review other energy incentives available to small businesses.  Dominion Energy will present its energy incentive programs for your business.  Representatives from the USDA Office of Rural Development will also be on hand to answer questions.

The zoom link and instructions will be sent to your email address the week of the event.

Jan
17
Tue
Ecommerce – Hughes @ Greenville County Library System Hughes Main Library
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 1/17/2023
 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (EST)
 Open – 30 places remaining
 1/17/2023 8:00 AM (EST)
 No Fee

 Earl Gregorich (864) 370-1545
 Greenville County Library System Hughes Main Library 25 Heritage Green Place, Greenville SC 29601

 eCommerce

Shopify, WordPress, and other web design tools include many options that allow an entrepreneur to conduct e-commerce. But what exactly does conducting e-commerce entail? This course helps you define how e-commerce will impact your business model, what tools exist to set up online sales, and how to start or transition an existing business into an online sales model.