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Mayland Small Business Center

Specializing in Local Business Development and Growth!

The Mayland Small Business Center is your local source for FREE and CONFIDENTIAL resources to help you start a new business or grow an existing one! As part of a national support network, the SBC at Mayland Community College can help you with free business counseling on a variety of topics including:

  • Local business startup planning
  • New business registration
  • Accessing capital
  • Business plan development resources & assistance
  • Financial Management
  • Free small business focused workshops

Small Business Classes

Interested in starting, growing or expanding a business? Whether you are a budding start-up or a seasoned owner, we offer FREE classes that can help.

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Business Classes for Artists

Business Classes for Artists

Mayland Small Business Center and Toe River Arts work together to offer FREE classes that are focused on building and promoting art entrepreneurship.

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Entrepreneurship Certificate Classes

Entrepreneurship Certificate Classes

The Entrepreneurship Certificate classes are FREE and is for individuals who are exploring managing and/or owning their own business. Entrepreneurship Certificate is a requirement to apply for Downtown Entrepreneurial Assistance Grants in Spruce Pine and Burnsville.

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Business Networking Workshops

Business Networking Workshops

Business networking workshops are free of charge and sponsored by local businesses, the Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Commission, Mayland Small Business Center and the town of the respective area.

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Register online or call to reserve your seat


  • Go to and click the “training” button on the main menu.
  • A search engine will appear.
  • From the “Center” drop-down box select “Mayland Small Business Center”.
  • Once the center is entered click “search” to view the seminars.
  • Click the register button to sign up!



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Consultation Services are free.

MORGAN WOOD | 828.766.1295