CCBC offering FREE workshops for budding entrepreneurs

Aug 20, 2018 | by Hope H. Davis | 443.840.5053 (office) | 410.971.5560 (cell)

Learn strategies for turning good ideas into sustainable businesses

Baltimore County, MD — Community College of Baltimore County’s Center for Business Innovation is offering FREE workshops for aspiring entrepreneurs seeking to start their own business. Through an introductory program titled “Business Ownership: A Realistic Preview of Opening a New Business,” get access to resources, tips and strategies for turning ideas for new products and services into a sustainable business.

This free workshop will be offered at four convenient CCBC locations:
  • 9 – 4 p.m., Tuesday, August 28, CCBC Catonsville
  • 9 – 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 15, CCBC Essex
  • 9 – 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, CCBC Hunt Valley
  • 6 – 9 p.m., Tuesday/Thursday Oct. 2 and Oct. 4, CCBC Owings Mills
Participants who qualify may also participate in CCBC’s Center for Business Innovation’s Annual Business Plan Competition where winning business proposals can earn support for a start-up business and up to $10,000 in seed money. The competition begins November 2018.

For more information about the workshop contact Angella Kevas at akevas@ccbcmd.edu or visit www.ccbcmd.edu/innovation. To register, visit www.ccbcmd.edu/Flexreg or call 443-840-4700.

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About the Community College of Baltimore County (www.ccbcmd.edu)
Since 1957, CCBC has opened the doors to accessible, affordable, high-quality education empowering generations of area residents to transform their lives and the lives of others. Each year, more than 63,000 students enroll at the college’s main campuses, extension centers and online to make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers. CCBC offers the region’s most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction and transportation. CCBC is nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies, among the nation’s top associate degree producers, and designated as a Military Times Best College 2018.

CCBC is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, 2nd Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.