Small Business Center

Click on the video above to view a BCCC Moment with the Small Business Center!

The Small Business Center is located in Building 8, Room 808B and provides 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; and assistance for owners of existing businesses seeking information and direction. To make an online request for counseling click here.

Examples of workshops and seminars relating to small business include:

  • How to Start a Business
  • How to Write a Business Plan
  • Financing a Business
  • Marketing for Success
  • Doing Business with the Military
  • Business Management
  • Social Networking
  • Taxes and Recordkeeping for Small Business

These workshops and seminars are available at no charge. You can view a list of our upcoming workshops and seminars sponsored by the BCCC Small Business Center by clicking on the Schedule of Classes link under General Information at the left or by visiting our Small Business Center website at

The Small Business Center also maintains a Resource Center that contains periodicals, handouts, books and videos that are available on loan. These materials may be helpful in preparation for opening a small business and/or assisting an existing business.

For more information regarding the Small Business Center, please contact:

Lentz Stowe
Director, Small Business Center
Phone: 252.940.6306
Fax: 252.946.5416