In today's ever-changing global economy, the characteristics most often highlighted in entrepreneurs have become important life skills.
Wake Tech's Entrepreneurship Initiatives promote entrepreneurialism as a way of thinking and being, as well as a process for creating new business and social ventures. A multi-pronged emphasis on:
- Offering targeted courses and programs that help entrepreneurs develop and grow successful businesses.
- Bringing more information about local entrepreneurship events and activities to the campus community.
- Presenting programs and events that contribute to the entrepreneurial economy and culture that makes the Triangle of North Carolina a desirable entrepreneurial hub.
National Entrepreneurship Week Events - February 20-24, 2017
"Work Smarter" a free event in partnership with Microsoft | Learn more and register
Join us at Microsoft's corporate headquarters in the Triangle for a combination of trends, information, technology updates, food, networking, and fun.
FREE event | Door Prizes | Food | Networking
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 6-8 p.m.
3025 Carrington Mill Boulevard
Morrisville, NC 27560
B Corps 101 | Learn more and register
Have you heard the term B Corps and wondered what it meant? Have you ever considered B Corps status, but don't know where to begin? Come learn about why over 2,000 companies from 42 different countries have joined the B Corporation movement.
FREE event | Food & Coffee | Networking
Friday, Feb. 24, 8:30-10 a.m.
Wake Tech Western Wake Campus
3434 Kildaire Farm Road
Cary, NC 27518
Time For Business Speaker Series
Learn from entrepreneurial thought leaders and professionals who have built world class companies.
|Course Title||Course Number||Start||End||Notes|
|Veterans Entrepreneurship Advantage (VEA)||TBA||Veterans and military spouses receive full scholarships|
|Comprehensive Business & Startup Planning||TBA||Scholarships available.|
|Time for Business' Speaker Series||TBA|
|Sales for People Who Don't Like to Sell||TBA|
|Create Your Own Wordpress Website||TBA||Hands-on class|
|Wake Tech and Wells Fargo Bank have partnered to support aspiring and current business owners through course offerings, programs, events and scholarship opportunities.
|[email protected] connects students, campus activities, and programs with the external entrepreneurial culture.