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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.

Vermont Start Courses

Introduction to Social Media Platforms for Businesses - CWE VT - Jan 24

Your business needs a social media presence and there are a lot of platforms to navigate. In this workshop, you’ll learn to streamline your social media efforts and ensure your active platform is most efficient and effective in reaching your target ...

"How Will I Get It All Done?" - CWE VT - Jan 25

Everyone finds time management challenging. You  can  be more productive! 

Facebook Essentials - CWE VT - Feb 7

Advance your Facebook game by learning how to make the world’s largest social media platform work for your business.

Social Media for Your Business: Speed Mentoring - CWE VT - Feb 8

Bring your social media questions about your business to our office hours. Sign-up for a 30-minute speed mentoring session with our social media trainer, Sara Munro. 

Business Plan Basics - CWE VT - Feb 13

This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan.

Steps to Start a Business - CWE VT - Feb 20

If you are planning to start a business or are in the early stages of launching one, then this workshop is for you.

6 Session Startup Series in Hardwick, VT - CWE VT - Feb 20-May 22

This six-session course is an opportunity to learn about and explore starting a business and provide participants with foundational knowledge about putting ideas into action and considerations to take when starting a business.

Inside Instagram - CWE VT - Feb 21

Get your Gram on! Instagram is the fastest growing social media platform and with the most engaged users, yet is the most confusing to navigate. Learn how Instagram works and generate a posting strategy for your business.

Social Media for Your Business: Speed Mentoring - CWE VT - Mar 1

Bring your social media questions about your business to our office hours. Sign-up for a 30-minute speed mentoring session with our social media trainer, Sara Munro. 

3 Week Marketing Intensive - CWE VT- Mar 8, 15, & 22

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

Social Media for Your Business: Speed Mentoring - CWE VT - Apr 5

Bring your social media questions about your business to our office hours. Sign-up for a 30-minute speed mentoring session with our social media trainer, Sara Munro.