CPCC’s Institute for Entrepreneurship to host free seminars the week of 2/27

The Institute for Entrepreneurship at Central Piedmont Community College announces two free seminars for the week of February 27:

Tuesday, February 28 (6:30 – 8:30 p.m.) at Charlotte, NC

Pricing Your Product or Service SBX-7887-501
The price you charge for your product or service is one of the most important business decisions you make. Determining the “right price” is a difficult task and involves customer, competitive and company factors. Discover how to use these elements to establish a price that will ensure profitability!

Thursday, March 1 (6:30 – 8:30 p.m.) at Charlotte, NC

Trademarks, Patents, Copyrights, and Trade Secrets: What Business Owners Need to Know SBX-7843-501
What Business Owners Need to Know Coming up with new ideas to make your business unique is all part of the entrepreneurship process. But protecting those ideas has been taken to a whole new level because of the ease of technology. Find out some of the common intellectual property issues small business owners encounter. What steps should you take to protect your ideas and stay out of infringement trouble

To register, visit www.cpcc.edu/einstitute 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.