How to Start a Home-Based Business

The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “How to Start a Home-Based Business” 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, July 29, in Room 101 of the Walnut Building on Wayne Community College’s main campus in Goldsboro.

Many people find working at home is the “ideal arrangement” and decide to formally set up businesses in their homes. Topics of discussion will include getting started, legal requirements, developing a business plan, and an overview of small business resource providers who can assist with the venture.

To pre-register, go to, click on “Contact your Local SBC,” select “Wayne County,” choose an event, and click “Register.” You also may call (919) 739-6940.

This seminar is provided by the Small Business Center which is a component of the Wayne Business and Industry Center at Wayne Community College. Information on other upcoming seminars can be found at

In addition to offering seminars, the Small Business Center provides access to business resources and one-on-one counseling for exploring business ideas, starting a business, or expanding an existing business. For assistance with business plans, licensing, taxes, federal and state government regulations, business ownership, loan and grant proposals, money sources, market research, cash flow projections, or business management, contact the center’s director, Charles Gaylor IV, at (919) 739-6941 or

Wayne Community College is a public, two-year college with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, it serves 15,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 100 college credit programs.

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