Fayetteville Tech Small Business Center

We help NC entrepreneurs and business owners launch or grow their business. Our FREE professional services and resources include workshops, database access and confidential business counseling. Contact us at FTCCSBC@faytechcc.edu for more information

About

The FTCC Small Business Center works with owners of existing businesses and entrepreneurs starting businesses in Cumberland County. The experienced Small Business Center staff, presenters and counselors can help you get started on the right path towards success. Our services include hundreds of free seminars and webinars about everything from “Accounting & Bookkeeping” to “Zoom Webinars that Build Sales”.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Diversification
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business

Economic and Site Development

  • Site Location Assistance
  • Revitalization
  • Lease Review
  • Economic Forecast
  • Economic Development

Events and Community Building

  • Farmers Market
  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals
  • Pitch Events
  • Startup Networking

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Loans

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Workforce Training
  • Workforce Incentives
  • Retention
  • Recruiting
  • Policies and Templates
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Hiring and Firing
  • Employee Development
  • Apprenticeship

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Business Degree Program
  • Student Marketing Projects
  • Student Placement
  • Student Training
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education

Libraries and Research

  • Business Research Resources
  • Demographic/Census Data
  • Lifestyle and Psychographic Data

Management Issues

  • Human Resources
  • Leadership/Professional Development

Marketing and Sales

  • Advertising/Brochure Design
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Demographics/Census Data
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Student Marketing Projects
  • Website Development

Mentoring

  • One-on-One Counseling

Networking and Associations

  • Small Business/General
  • Home Based
  • Geographically Based

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Accounting

Operations and Logistics

  • Freight and Distribution
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Quality Improvement (Supply Chain, Six Sigma)

Product Development

  • Patent Information
  • Product Assembly and Packaging
  • Product Design and Development

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • Women’s Business Issues
  • State Business Issues
  • Small Business Policy
  • LGBTQIA Business Issues
  • Hispanic Business
  • City Business Issues
  • African-American Business
  • Native-American Business

Regulatory Compliance

  • Certification
  • Codes
  • Government Requirements
  • Insurance Requirements
  • International Regulatory Compliance
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Trademark and Copyright Information

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Obtaining Certification
  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • HUBZone Certification
  • Government and Military Specifications

Space

  • Coworking
  • Office Space

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Technical Assistance

  • Website Development
  • Virtual Consulting and Online Services
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training

Training

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Hazardous Waste Generation Avoidance Training
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Human Resources Training
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • Online Courses and Videos
  • Startup Classes
Primary Contact
Kent Hill
Address
2817 Fort Bragg Rd
General Classroom Building Rm 205
Fayetteville, NC 28303