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

Financial Lunch & Learn - CWE New Hampshire - Sept 25

It is important to understand and control your personal finances, but often times we do not.  Join us to learn the fundamentals of financial planning. 

Keeping the Books: Basic Recordkeeping & Accounting - CWE New Hampshire - Sept 26

Whether you’re just starting out or you are an experienced business owner, staying on top of your financial recordkeeping is critical to your success. This workshop will provide you with an introduction to the best practices in keeping books for you...

Exploring Small Business Administration Resources - CWE New Hampshire - Oct 1

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.

Fundamental Selling Skills - CWE New Hampshire - Oct 3

Do you think ‘selling’ is about being pushy? In this workshop you will learn that selling is really about effectively building relationships. You’ll leave feeling empowered with selling skills you can apply today!

Quickbooks Intensive (4 weeks) - CWE New Hampshire - Oct 3

Keeping track of your business's finances can be complicated, but a systematic approach with QuickBooks can make a world of difference.  In this 4-week intensive series, participants will learn the basics of navigating the QuickBooks program and have...

Creating a Successful New Product - CWE New Hampshire - Oct 9

New ideas and new products are the life blood of any economy. But how does an “idea” turn into a mass-produced product, or a company? What steps are needed to take a product from the design stage to profitability? Find out in this workshop!

How to Obtain Bank Financing - CWE New Hampshire - Oct 16

If you are considering bank loan financing as a way to start or grow your business, then join a banking expert for this free session that will help you understand the ins and outs of bank loans so that you can approach your bank with confidence.

Personal Financial Planning - CWE New Hampshire - Oct 24

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.  his workshop is ideal for individuals and families with limited ...

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners - CWE New Hampshire - Nov 1

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. Attending this workshop will help you avoid common mistakes and employ preventative measures that can protec...

Steps to Start a Business - CWE New Hampshire - Nov 5

If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. You will leave the session with an A-to-Z overview, and specific tools and tips that will help you get started...

Branding for Your Small Business - CWE New Hampshire - Nov 13

Branding goes beyond a mere color palette and logo-it's your reputation, and it's essential to keep your customers returning. However, many small business owners struggle in developing a strong, solid brand. In this workshop, you will gain a better ...

Steps to Start a Food Business - CWE New Hampshire - Nov 15

 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. You will leave the session with an A-to-Z overview, and specific tools and tips that will help...

Branding for Your Small Business - CWE New Hampshire - Nov 27

Branding goes beyond a mere color palette and logo-it's your reputation, and it's essential to keep your customers returning. However, many small business owners struggle in developing a strong, solid brand. In this workshop, you will gain a better ...