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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

Community Entrepreneurs Program: 10-Week Business Planning – CWE Eastern MA – Sep 18 to Nov 20

This 10-week course will help you to take the necessary steps to becoming an independent business owner, while gaining confidence in yourself and your knowledge of small business management. 

Understanding Cash Flow Management- Roxbury Innovation Center- October 23

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

The Art of Networking- CWE Eastern MA- Cambridge- October 23

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.

Steps to Start Your Business – CWE Eastern MA- October 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.

Business Plan Basics – CWE Eastern MA-October 25

This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan.

Facebook for Small Businesses- CWE Eastern MA- October 25

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.

Social Media Made Simple -CWE Eastern MA- October 30

Are you looking to use social media for your business?

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners- CWE Eastern MA- October 31

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. 

Protect Your Brand with Copyright & Trademark- CWE Eastern MA- October 31

As an entrepreneur with an innovative product or service, it is essential to know how to protect your brand, your name, and the content you create. Join us for this informative session on trademarks and copyrights.  

Insure Your Business with Confidence- CWE Eastern MA- November 6

In this workshop, you will learn how to effectively protect your business and personal assets by choosing appropriate and cost-effective insurance policy/ies.

Twitter for Small Businesses- CWE Eastern MA- November 6

Join this workshop to learn the intricacies of Twitter for small businesses. 

Financing Strategies- CWE Eastern MA - November 8

If you are in the process of launching a new business, or thinking about starting one, this panel discussion will help you to understand the variety of financing options available to you as a new business owner. 

Steps to Grow Your Business- CWE Eastern MA- November 14

Have you recently launched your business and secured your first few clients, but want to take your business to the next level? This workshop will cover some basic strategies to grow your revenue base and formalize your company. 

Explore SBA Resources- CWE Eastern MA- November 15

This workshop is presented by a member of the local SBA team and is designed to help entrepreneurs understand the various SBA programs and services available to help them start or expand a business.

Master the Power of LinkedIn for Your Business- CWE Eastern MA- November 20

This is an intensive hands-on workshop designed for business owners who want to quickly master the business development potential through LinkedIn.

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners- CWE Eastern MA- November 27

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.

Steps to Start Your Business- CWE Eastern MA- November 28th

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