Small Business Center

Suzanne Wallace,  Director
email: (828) 448-6719

Chris Bailey, •  email   • (828) 448-6050

COVID-19 Resources for Small Business

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic the Small Business Center is here to assist you and your business with resources and assistance. Here are online resources to help you and your business as we continue dealing with these unprecedented times.
Please visit the North Carolina Small Business Center Network for additional resources and to learn more about how the WPCC’s Small Business Center can assist you!

Free Seminars – Seated and Online      

Small Business Center Seminar Schedule 

Marketing Seminar Schedule 

Nonprofit Seminar Schedule    

QuickBooks & Accounting Seminar Schedule      



“The Small Business Center is here to serve you.”

WPCC Small Business Center LogoWhether you are beginning a new business venture, expanding your existing business, or finding help with a business plan, the Small Business Center (SBC) can guide you in the right direction.The center is designed to help businesses succeed, through additional training, one-on-one counseling, or providing clients with contacts and information.


All SBC seminars are open to the public.

Throughout the year, the center conducts seminars and training opportunities that are designed to provide you with up-to-date information on business topics.


The SBC is here to help you prepare for your future.

By offering you the kind of assistance you need to succeed. The center was established to provide service, counsel, research, and information for persons who are currently in business or those seeing it start a new business.


The SBC services are provided at no direct cost to you.

NC Community College System LogoThe center is staffed with individuals who understand the problems small businesses face.  It works in partnership with a network of business leaders and agencies who provide timely advice on operating a business or offer referrals for local, state, and federal agencies.


All the information You Need to Start a Small Business, in One Place!

Users of the Small Business Center may obtain access to several outstanding online business and entrepreneurial information resources, via the Western Piedmont Community College Library.  To gain access to these resources, please call or visit the Small Business Center to receive a temporary username and password.



Links to online resources are listed below:

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