This free, online webinar to be held Saturday, Jan. 7 from 10-11:30 a.m. is designed to educate existing and prospective small business owners on the overview of steps and processes that should be followed when starting a new small business in North Carolina. The webinar includes an explanation of what is a hobby, an illegal business versus a legal business according to IRS and N.C. Department of Revenue laws. The webinar content will provide information to assist in making better-informed decisions before and after becoming a small business owner. Attendees must be pre-registered, and must be 18 or older to attend. For this webinar, there is a two-step registration process. Once you complete your registration with the Small Business Center, you should receive a confirmation email from firstname.lastname@example.org that includes a Zoom link for the second part of the registration process. In order to receive the video conferencing login information and guarantee your spot for the webinar, you must also register via the Zoom platform.