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CWE offers affordable, comprehensive courses on starting and growing your business while encouraging collaboration with other aspiring and established entrepreneurs.

Start Your Journey – Your Roadmap to Success

Our curriculum gives you the skills to minimize risk as you prepare for success. Use the Assessment Tool to find the path that is right for you, then click on the class(es) below that fit your needs.

 

Eastern Massachusetts Start Courses

Steps to Start A Business – CWE Eastern MA – Apr 26

If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know.  In this workshop, you will:

Create a Marketing Plan: Intensive Course – CWE Eastern MA – Apr 26

As an entrepreneur, everything you do is a marketing opportunity. It is essential for you to reach potential customers and develop loyalty in ways that are practical, convincing, clear, and urgent.

Accounting for Non-Accountants – CWE Eastern MA – May 1

Many entrepreneurs detest the financial piece of their business.  But, they don’t discount its importance.  The numbers tell a story - do you know how to read it?  In this workshop, participants will learn:

Understanding Your Business’ Financial Statements – CWE Eastern MA - May 2

You have financial statements for your business--what knowledge can you gain from them? This workshop will provide you with the tools necessary to understand your income 

Steps to Starting a Non-Profit – CWE Eastern MA – May 3

Do you have enormous passion around addressing a social issue or providing services to an underserved group of people? Do you have a great idea on how to address social issues in a way that you have not seen before? Do you want to start a non-profit ...

Personal Financial Planning– CWE Eastern MA –May 8

It is important to understand and control your personal finances, but often times we do not.  At this workshop, learn how you can build your personal savings and plan for retirement. In this session, you will:

The Art of Networking– CWE Eastern MA –May 9

The thought of networking may terrify you, but anyone can network with the right tools.  Join us for this session to explore the art of making authentic connections that will help you open more doors. 

Coffee & Connections – CWE Eastern MA – May 10

This must-attend morning breakfast event is for women who want to be inspired and connect with other inventive, resourceful, and highly productive business owners and experts.  Come enjoy a continental-style breakfast and unlimited coffee!

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? – CWE Eastern MA –May 15

Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you.  

Understand, Manage and Improve Your Credit– CWE Eastern MA –May 16

The first step to planning and launching a new business is ensuring you, yourself are financially stable.  This workshop will help you understand the importance of managing your credit and how it can affect your personal financial health.

Understanding Cash Flow Management - CWE Eastern MA - May 17

Many new business owners feel intimidated by the financial aspects of running their new venture, however, it is vital to the success of any business strategy. This workshop will help you to understand the importance of proper cash flow management an...

Branding for Your Small Business – CWE Eastern MA – May 22

A lot of people think “branding” is only for Audi, Apple and American Express. The truth is companies of all   sizes need to develop a brand.

Facebook for Small Businesses – CWE Eastern MA – May 22

Join this workshop to learn the intricacies of Facebook for small business.  Most of us have personal Facebook accounts, but the ins and outs of page management for your business are not the same as your own profile.  In this workshop you will learn:

Steps to Start A Business – CWE Eastern MA – May 24

If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know.  In this workshop, you will:

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners – CWE Eastern MA – May 30

This workshop provides a high-level overview of a range of legal matters that entrepreneurs need to be aware of when starting a new company.