Please contact the center to arrange free and confidential one-on-one counseling with BCCC’s Small Business Center Director, Lentz Stowe,
at the Hyde County Davis Center. Business Counseling is Available on-SITE the Second Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Creating Your Own Company Database & Website –It’s Easier Than You Think & Will Save You Thousands!
According to, on average hiring someone to design a database ranges from $2000 to $10,000. It also goes on to state, paper spreadsheets and files only work for the smallest of business. When your business becomes too large to maintain paper records in any sort of effective fashion, it’s time to hire a database design service. A database stores and manages all of your company’s important information in one place. It can be used to compare sets of data and create customized reports. For example, a database could be used to come up with a list of customers who haven’t done business with you in the last six months. That list could be used to create a targeted marketing campaign, enticing former customers to come back. A database can also be used to: Record and manage customer information; Generate sales lists; track product inventory and sales. Holly Harrison is presenter.

1:00pm-4:00pm Wednesday
October 16
Fee: No Charge
3 hrs Hyde Co. Davis Center in Engelhard

Using CANVA to Create FREE Marketing Materials
Give your business an image advantage by creating amazing and professional looking social media posts, flyers, logos, newsletter, business cards, letterhead, presentations and much more! This seminar will walk you through using this simple platform. You will be amazed at the professional quality materials you can create. It is easy and it’s free! You can collaborate with colleagues on the design through the website, by sending them an invitation and adding them to your account. Holly Harrison is presenter.

1:00pm-4:00pm Wednesday
October 30
Fee: No Charge
3 hrs Hyde Co. Davis Center in Engelhard
For more information or to register for a class, please contact:

Continuing Education Registration & Records Clerk
Phone: 252-940-6375

Karen Carawan
Hyde County Workforce & Continuing Education Coordinator