CWE Central Massachusetts -Women Business Center

In Central Massachusetts since 1999, CWE helps women start and grow their own business.  As New England's leading organization for women entrepreneurs, we work hard to ensure that all women, regardless of their economic status, are provided access to our programs and services.

CWE offers scholarships to disadvantaged clients while fostering influential relationships for successful business women at the other end of the spectrum.

For more information about CWE-Central MA please call 508-363-2300 or email us at info.CentralMA@CWEonline.org.

Center for Women & Enterprise
69 Milk Street, Suite 217
Westborough, MA   01581

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  Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please call us at 508-363-2300.

 

Pricing for Profitability - CWE Central MA - May 31
Understanding your customers’ perceived value and establishing a pricing strategy that is right for your market is as important to your success as understanding your costs and break even point. Read More...

InnovateHER 2017 Massachusetts Local Competition (Attendee Registration) - June 1
CWE - Massachusetts is very excited to be hosting InnovateHER 2017: a cross-cutting prize competition to unearth innovative products and services that help impact and empower the lives of women and families. We have selected 9 women to compete in the challenge and pitch their innovative businesses or business ideas on June 1. Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Central MA - Jun 6
This workshop will outline everything you need to know from developing your business idea to reviewing the importance of a business plan. Read More...

Business Plan Basics - CWE Central MA - Jun 13
This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan. Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? - CWE Central MA - Jun 15
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Steps to Grow your Business - CWE Central MA - Jun 19
If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. Read More...

Legal Considerations - CWE Central MA - Jun 22
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. Read More...

Twitter for Small Businesses - CWE Central MA - Jun 27
This course will help you understand how Twitter works—from demystifying the secrets of this social media network, to how to use it as a tool to help grow your business. Read More...

Insure Your Business with Confidence-CWE Central MA - Jun 29
In this workshop, you will learn how to effectively protect your business and personal assets by choosing appropriate and cost-effective insurance policy/ies. Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? - CWE Central MA - Jul 6
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Central MA - Jul 11
If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. Read More...

Business Planning Basics - CWE Central MA - Jul 18
This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan. Read More...

Steps to Grow your Business - CWE Central MA - Jul 19
This workshop will cover some basic strategies to grow your revenue base and formalize your company. It is suited for businesses in the first 1-3 years of operations with sales between $25-$100K/year. Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Central MA - Jul 20
If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. Read More...

Marketing on a Shoestring - CWE Central MA - Jul 24
Learn how to maximize your resources to gain visibility for your products and services. Find out how to market your product, determine and refine your target audience, and reach customers with the right message and the right media. Read More...

Crowdfunding: Alternative Funding for Your Business - CWE Central MA - Jul 27
Are you looking for an alternative way to finance your startup? Come to this informative session on Crowdfunding- how to utilize your personal and professional networks to gain capital to start your business! Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? - CWE Central MA - Aug 3
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Pricing for Profitability - CWE Central MA - Aug 8
Understanding your customer’s perceived value and pricing appropriately is as crucial to success as understanding your cost and breakeven. Read More...

Speed Mentoring Clinic - CWE Central MA - Aug 10
Speed Mentoring is an opportunity to meet with up to 4 small business experts and get your questions answered - in one morning! Read More...

Financing Strategies: Learn from the Experts - CWE Central MA - Aug 15
The discussion will focus on strategies for raising funds as well as what investors and lenders look for when making financing decisions. Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Central MA - Aug 17
If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. Read More...

Branding for Your Small Business - CWE Central MA - Aug 22
Branding goes beyond a mere color palette and logo—it’s your reputation, and is essential to keeping your customers. Read More...

Get Noticed! Optimize Your Website Through SEO - CWE Central MA - Aug 24
oin us for this interactive session to learn about search engine optimization (SEO) - the main way your website gets “found” by search engines— and help improve your chances of appearing higher in search results. Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? - CWE Central MA - Sep 5
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Business Plan Basics - CWE Central MA - Sep 7
This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan. Read More...

Keeping the Books: Basic Record Keeping and Accounting - CWE Central MA - Aug 29
This workshop will provide you with an introduction to the best practices in keeping books for your small business. Even if you have an accountant, this class will help you understand why good bookkeeping is valuable for effectively running your business. Read More...

InnovateHER 2017 Massachusetts Local Competition (Attendee Registration) - June 1
CWE - Massachusetts is very excited to be hosting InnovateHER 2017: a cross-cutting prize competition to unearth innovative products and services that help impact and empower the lives of women and families. We have selected 9 women to compete in the challenge and pitch their innovative businesses or business ideas on June 1. Read More...

Steps to Grow your Business - CWE Central MA - Jun 19
If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. Read More...

Steps to Grow your Business - CWE Central MA - Jul 19
This workshop will cover some basic strategies to grow your revenue base and formalize your company. It is suited for businesses in the first 1-3 years of operations with sales between $25-$100K/year. Read More...

Directions to Central Massachusetts Center - Worcester

69 Milk St., Ste. 217
Westborough, MA 01581


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