The Small Business Center of Haywood Community College will sponsor a walking tour of Main Street with designer Barbara Green for Downtown Waynesville merchants on Tuesday, November 1 @ 5 pm. The stroll will provide shop owners “First Impressions” from the customers’ view and give insight on:

  • Becoming a Beautiful and Welcoming Store
  • Creating a Customer Friendly Store
  • Sales Strategies

For more information, call DWA at 456 3517.

Green will also be the guest speaker at the Haywood Chamber’s Issues and Eggs at 8 am the Gateway Club the next morning, Wednesday, November 2. Her topic, “Showcasing your Business for the Holidays and Beyond…” will also be offered as an extended workshop from

8-9 am covering these topics:

  • Looking good from the outside and inside
  • Creating holiday and seasonal excitement
  • Engaging the senses for sales strategies
  • Initiating special events to create a following

Visit the Chamber’s website or call 456 3021 for details and registration. There is a slight fee for the Chamber’s breakfast meeting but the extended workshop is free!