The City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities will be accepting applications for the 2023 NxLevel Micro Entrepreneur and 2023 FastTrac Growth Venture courses from January to March.

The NxLevel Micro Entrepreneur program for new and current business owners who can learn more regarding the real world aspects of entrepreneurship and how to apply tools and resources to start or grow their small business. In person classes will held from January 26 through March 30, 2023 at 6 PM at Busby Street Community Center, 1735 Busby Street.

The FastTrac Growth Venture program in partnership with Midlands Technical College is a course designed to help established businesses reach their true potential through proven frameworks and processes to facilitate sustainable growth and efficient operations. In person classes will held from January through March 2023 from 6 PM to 9 PM at Midlands Technical College-Northeast Campus.

For more information, please contact Kalenna Ginyard at 803-545-3960 or visit

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