The Business of You: 2023 Business Summit

Start Date

March 29, 2023

End Date

March 29, 2023

Start Time

10:00 am

End Time

4:00 pm



The Business of You, Business Summit 2023 has a virtual and an in-person option and is available to current Durham Tech students and the community. Presentations will educate participants on Career and Professional Development, Entrepreneurship, and Business Ownership.

10:00 a.m. Personal Branding - The Personal Branding Blueprint: Unleashing Your Unique Value Proposition
Micheal Shaw, Micheal Shaw Inc. Brand Solutions

Join me for an inspiring seminar on personal branding. As an entrepreneur or talented professional, your personal brand is more important than ever. In this presentation, I'll share the value of personal branding and provide practical tips on how to establish your own unique brand. You'll learn how to create a strong personal brand that sets you apart from the competition and attracts new opportunities. So why wait? Start building your personal brand today and join us for this must-attend seminar!
Noon: Business Finance
Erica Vazquez, Truist
You’ll learn key elements of business finance basics to manage your cash flow, explore ways to expand your business, hire employees, and understand insurance for your business.
2:00 p.m. Plan E: Getting into Entrepreneurship
Kim Green, Privacy Test Driver, Durham Tech Instructor, Cybersecurity, Network and Support program
Some people say "Have a Plan B." Some people say don't have Plan B, throw your all into Plan A. For many of us everything has changed in the past few years. What if you're on Plan E and are considering entrepreneurship? Welcome to The Business of You Summit for entrepreneurs. You're in the right place, at the right time. You can do it too.


The Career and Entrepreneurship tracks will be held Friday, March 31, at the Orange County Campus. View the schedule.


Following registration, agendas and a link to the summit will be emailed the week prior to the summit.

Contact if you have questions.

This event is sponsored by the Business Administration program and Small Business Center.