Triad Startup & E-ship Events

As you will notice, November is PACKED with Entrepreneurial Event across the Triad. This is partly due to Global Entrepreneurship Week being in the third week.  Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

Get Involved in the dozens of Startup and E-ship events going down this month!

Including:
Triad Startup Weekend

Capital Connects

Entrepreneurial Journeys

Upcoming Events

  • Selling Items on eBay – Monday, November 3 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours – Tuesday, November 4 @ 9am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Marketing Strategy Part I – Tuesday, November 4 @ 10am at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Everything you ever wanted to know about starting a business – Tuesday, November 4 @ 1pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Facebook for Small Business – Tuesday, November 4 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours: Legal – Wednesday, November 5 @ 10:30am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership: Skills Needed – Wednesday, November 5 @ 3pm at Grady Swisher Center – Kernersville – More Info
  • Shift Meetup – Wednesday, November 5 @ 6pm at Nussbaum CFE – Greensboro –  More Info
  • LinkedIn for Small Business – Wednesday, November 5 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – WinstonMore Info
  • Beyond the Basics of Selling Items on eBay – Monday, November 10 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Marketing Strategy Part II – Tuesday, November 11 @ 10am at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours – Tuesday, November 11 @ 9am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Thinking of Starting Your Own Business – Tuesday, November 11 @ 3pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Financing Your Small Business – Tuesday, November 11 @ 6pm at Downtown Library – Greensboro- More Info
  • Setting up your Facebook page for Small Business – Tuesday, November 11 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours: Legal – Wednesday, November 12 @ 10:30am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership: Enhancing Business Success – Wednesday, November 12 @ 3pm at Grady Swisher Center – Kernersville- More Info
  • Setting up your LinkedIn page for Small Business – Wednesday, November 12 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Code Greensboro Meetup – Wednesday, November 12 @ 7pm at the Forge – Greensboro – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours: Funding – Thursday, November 13 @ 10am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Small Business Roundtable: Success Stories – Thursday, November 13 @ 10am at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Grow Your Business Seminar – Friday, November 14 @ 8am at Jason’s Deli – Winston – More Info
  • Triad Entrepreneurs Meetup – Friday, November 14 @ 8:30am at Geeksboro – Greensboro – More Info
  • Pitch & Strategy Scrub Session – Friday, November 14 @ 3pm at Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Flywheel Fridays – Friday, November 14 @ 4pm at Flywheel – Winston- More Info
  • eBay Store – Monday, November 17 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • How to Hire Employees for your Business – Tuesday, November 18 @ 9am at GTCC Cameron Campus – More Info
  • Import 101 – Tuesday, November 18 @ 9am at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours – Tuesday, November 18 @ 9am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Perfecting your Pitch – Tuesday, November 18 @ 10am at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Small Business Focus: Capital Acquisition – Tuesday, November 18 @ 10am at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Export 101 – Tuesday, November 18 @ 10:30am at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Contract v. Employee – Tuesday, November 18 @ 11am at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Franchising your Small Business – Tuesday, November 18 @ 11am at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Understanding the Global Population of the Triad – Tuesday, November 18 @ 12pm at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • State and Federal Business Development Programs – Tuesday, November 18 @ 1pm at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Developing a Small Business Marketing Plan – Tuesday, November 18 @ 1pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Government Contracting – Tuesday, November 18 @ 2pm at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Self-Publishing Panel Discussion – Tuesday, November 18 @ 2pm at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Why You Need a Marketing Plan – Tuesday, November 18 @ 2pm at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Angel Resource Institute Seminar – Tuesday, November 18 @ 2pm at Joint School of Nanoscience – Greensboro –  More Info
  • Financial Impact of your Marketing Plan – Tuesday, November 18 @ 3pm at GTCC Cameron Campus – Colfax – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours: Marketing – Wednesday, November 18 @ 3pm ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Capital Connects – Tuesday, November 18 @ 5pm at Joint School of Nanoscience – Greensboro –  More Info
  • GMA After Work Network – Tuesday, November 18 @ 5pm at Foreign Cars Italia – Greensboro –  More Info
  • How to Write a Business Plan – Tuesday, November 18 @ 6pm at Downtown Library – Greensboro – More Info
  • Blogging for Small Business – Tuesday, November 18 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • IdeaSlam! – Wednesday, November 19 @ 8am at Co//ab – Greensboro – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours: Legal – Wednesday, November 19 @ 10:30am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • 2 Minutes to Win It – Wednesday, November 19 @ 2pm at Joint School of Nanoscience – Greensboro – More Info
  • Entrepreneurial Journeys – Wednesday, November 19 @ 5pm at Joint School of Nanoscience – Greensboro – More Info
  • Setting up your LinkedIn Company Page for Small Business – Wednesday, November 19 @ 6pm at Small Business Center – Winston – More Info
  • Tech Thursdays – Thursday, November 20 @ 8am at Chamber of Commerce – Greensboro – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours: Funding – Thursday, November 20 @ 10am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Business Borrowing Basics – Thursday, November 20 @ 1pm at Nussbaum CFE – Greensboro – More Info
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership: Professionalism… Why it Matters – Thursday, November 20 @ 3pm at Grady Swisher Center – Kernersville – More Info
  • Small Business Scavenger Hunt – Thursday, November 20 @ 5pm at S. Elm Street Businesses – Greensboro – More Info
  • Grow your Business Seminar – Friday, November 21 @ 8am at Jason’s Deli – Greensboro – More Info
  • Triad Startup Weekend – Friday, November 21-23 @ 5pm at Elon UniversityBurlington More Info
  • Thinking of Starting Your Own Business – Tuesday, November 25 @ 8:30am at Nussbaum CFE – Greensboro – More Info
  • Flywheel Office Hours – Tuesday, November 25 @ 9am ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Innovators & Entrepreneurs Meetup – Tuesday, November 25 @ 5:30pm ay Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Code Greensboro Meetup – Wednesday, November 26 @ 7pm at the Forge – Greensboro – More Info
  • Pitch & Strategy Scrub Session – Friday, November 28 @ 3pm at Flywheel – Winston – More Info
  • Flywheel Fridays – Friday, November 28 @ 4pm at Flywheel – Winston- More Info

Don’t see your event or want to share a future event? Please email Justin Streuli at jtstreul@uncg.edu with details.

Alan Neely will speak on secrets to success Oct. 22 at UNCG

GREENSBORO – On Wednesday, Oct. 22, Greensboro entrepreneur Alan Neely will tell community members the story of how he successfully founded, developed, and sold his two companiesNew River Innovation and InvoiceLink. The event, which is free and open to the public, is part of the UNCG Entrepreneurial Journeys series.

 

Neely is an experienced entrepreneur with a broad background in technology. After starting his career at Andersen Consulting (Accenture), Neely held leadership positions within several companies, including Vanguard Cellular Systems and Volvo Truck Finance North America. He is known for his strengths in startups, leadership, strategic planning, technology design, and intellectual property protection. Neely has authored seven technology patents, and speaks regularly at entrepreneurial classes in the Duke Fuqua and UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA programs.

 

Neely will share his tale of success at 5:30 p.m. on the UNCG campus (Room 1214, Moore Humanities and Research Administration Building, 1111 Spring Garden St.). Due to limited seating, attendees are asked to register at entjourneys10.eventbrite.com. A networking session from 5:00 to 5:30 p.m. will precede the 45-minute program, and a Q&A session will follow it. Light refreshments will be served, and free parking is available near the venue, on Forest Street, Oakland Avenue or behind the Weatherspoon Art Museum.

 

Entrepreneurial Journeys provides monthly informal, interactive opportunities for community members and students to hear first-hand how businesses are created. Previous speakers have included Kayne Fisher and Chris Lester, founders of Natty Greene’s Brewing Company; Dennis Quaintance, CEO and chief design officer at Quaintance-Weaver Hotels and Restaurants; Jenny Fulton and Ashlee Furr, founders of Miss Jenny’s Pickles; Roland Johnson, founder of Piedmont Pharmaceuticals, LLC; Judy Miller, president of RSVP Communications, Inc.; Dr. Joe L. Dudley, Sr. of Dudley Beauty Corp; Ged King, CEO of the Sales Factory + Woodbine; and internationally renowned entrepreneurs Michael Strong and Magatte Wade.

 

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The North Carolina Entrepreneurship Center (NCEC) at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro provides co-curricular and outreach programs to help entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses, and to serve as a catalyst for the creation of sustainable and globally competitive enterprises in the Piedmont Triad, North Carolina and beyond. For more information, visit the NCEC’s website at ncec.uncg.edu or call 336-256-8649.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a challenging, supportive, and engaged community where learning is carried forward to Do something bigger altogether. Founded in 1891, UNCG is the largest and most diverse university in the Triad, serving more than 18,000 students. Standing apart from other universities, the UNCG community is joined together by a shared value: We define excellence not only by the people we attract, but by the meaningful contributions they make.