Beaufort County has a great Small Business Center that can help you start a business or work with you to make your current business better.
Small Business Center Purpose:
The objective of the Small Business Center Network (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 which will lead to job creation and retention. Each Small Business Center (SBC) will be a community-based provider of education and training, counseling, referral and information.
Building 8, Room 808.
Small Business Center
Beaufort County Community College
5337 Hwy. 264 East
Washington, NC 27889
What can the Small Business Center help you with?
One-on-one business counseling, which provides an evaluation to determine immediate needs.
Custom designed programs to assist with preparation of paperwork necessary to obtain financing for a qualified new business or expansion of an existing business.
Assistance for owners of existing businesses seeking information and direction. To make an online request for counseling contact Lentz Stowe.
Examples of workshops and seminars relating to small business include:
How to Start a Business
How to Write a Business Plan
How to Finance a Business
Marketing for Success and Social Networking
Doing Business with the Military
Taxes and Recordkeeping for Small Business
For more information about the Business and Industry Services at Beaufort County Community College and the Small Business Center please to their website