When: April 15, 2017 9 AM – Noon

Where: A-B Tech Small Business Center – Growing Small Businesses
1465 Sand Hill Rd, Ste 1060, Candler, North Carolina 28715

How Much: FREE


Managing your business’ finances is a primary element in running your business. In this seminar, you will gain a working knowledge of how to properly record financial transactions for your business. Discover the three most important financial reports and how to use them to make the best-informed business decisions. This seminar also covers the small businessperson’s responsibilities for state and federal taxes. If you’re a new business owner or need to better understand financial management for your business, this is the seminar for you.

Instructor: Richard Smith, like possibly you, has been in the trenches via the successful part ownership of 4 small consumer packaged goods & service firms. He explains complex concepts in simple, practical terms. He has also worked for Nabisco, Kraft Foods, and BASF. Smith taught Strategy and Corporate Finance at UNCW and Campbell University, respectively. Smith is particularly skilled in business plans & strategy, forecasting, job & standard costing, business valuations, acquisitions, fund raising, buy/sell agreements, cash flow projections, price/cost/margin analysis.