Start: CWE New Hampshire – Women’s Business Center

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

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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.

New Hampshire Start Courses

Branding For Your Small Business (Claremont, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - May 29

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. 

Is Solo Entrepreneurship Right for You? - CWE New Hampshire - June 5

Learn about today’s growing independent contractor workforce and how to thrive in the gig economy. 

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? (Derry, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - June 12

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

Steps to Start a Food Business - CWE New Hampshire - June 13

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

Social Media Made Simple (Claremont, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - June 25

Are you looking to use social media for your business? Join us for this workshop.

Steps to Start a Business (Derry, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - July 10

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

Explore SBA Resources - CWE New Hampshire - July 12

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.

Marketing on a Shoestring (Claremont, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - July 25

Competition for a spot in the marketplace and in the media is tough.

Understanding Your Business' Financial Statements (Claremont, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - July 31

This workshop will provide you with the tools necessary to understand your income statement, balance sheet and statement of cash flow.

Is Franchising Right for You? - CWE New Hampshire - Aug 7

Explore franchise ownership in this informational session, and decide whether buying a franchise is right for you. 

Business Plan Basics (Derry, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - Aug 14

This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan.

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners - CWE New Hampshire - Sep 5

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. 

Financing Strategies: Learn from the Experts (Derry, NH) - CWE New Hampshire - Sept 11

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