Classes

Classes - Womens Conference Attendee

If you’re starting a business, you have questions. The Center For Women & Enterprise offers you classes, workshops, and training and networking opportunities as you begin this exciting journey of entrepreneurship.

Take a look at what CWE can do for you.

To view classes at a specific Women Business Center please click on the link below:

   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.

Are you in career transition or considering a new path?

The economy has left many of us unemployed or underemployed. Take advantage of our free workshops for professionals in transition.

Our workshops are run by experienced career counselors. Each class also includes a discussion of coping with the stresses and challenges of unemployment.


Change Your Image, Change Your Future – CWE Eastern MA – August 31
Did you know that 55% of a first impression is based purely on appearance, and that opinion is formed within seven seconds? Read More...

Lunch & Learn: Personal Financial Planning-CWE Eastern MA-Sept 12
Everyone worries about their personal finances. At this Lunch & Learn workshop, learn how you can build your personal savings Read More...

Go for It!: Reaching Your Goals – CWE Eastern MA – Sept 22
Believe it or not, Fall is almost here and it is a great time of year to seek motivation to take the first steps toward the personal and professional goals and aspirations Read More...

Pathways to Entrepreneurship: Becoming a Realtor - CWE Central MA - Sept 26
Have you always wondered if becoming a realtor was right for you? Many women find this is a great career choice for them Read More...

Is Owning Your Own Business Right For You?

CWE  helps you discover if owning or starting your own business is right for you. The workshops will provide you with resources and tools that will help you make the decision that is right for you. The workshops are FREE.

Workshops include:

  • Is Entrepreneurship Right for You
  • Legal Considerations for Your Business
  • 12 Steps to Starting a Business
And more . . .

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? – CWE Eastern MA – Aug 29
Attend this workshop and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. As part of this workshop, you will: Read More...

Explore Small Business Administration Resources – CWE Eastern MA – Aug 29
This workshop will help you understand the various SBA programs and services that are available to entrepreneurs looking to start or expand a business. Read More...

Marketing on a Shoestring-CWE New Hampshire-Aug 30
Competition for a spot in the marketplace and media is tough. Learn how to maximize your resources to gain visibility Read More...

Branding for Your Small Business-CWE New Hampshire-Aug 31
Branding goes beyond a mere color palette and logo-it's your reputation, and it's essential to keep your customers Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? - CWE Rhode Island - Sept 1
Attend this workshop and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Social Media Made Simple-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 7
Are you looking to use social media for your business? Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business-CWE Central MA-Sept 6
If you are planning to start a business or are in the early stages of launching one, then this workshop is for you. Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You? - CWE New Hampshire - Sept 7
Attend this workshop and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

QuickBooks Basics Intensive - 4 weeks -CWE Eastern MA-Sept 7-Oct 5
Keeping track of your business's finances can be complicated, but a systematic approach with QuickBooks can make a world of difference. Read More...

Explore Small Business Administation Resources-CWE Eastern MA-Sept 8
This workshop will help you understand the various SBA programs and services that are available to entrepreneurs looking to start or expand a business. Read More...

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 8
This workshop provides a high-level overview of a range of legal issues that entrepreneurs should be aware of when starting a new company Read More...

Explore Small Business Administration Resources-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 8
This workshop will help you understand the various SBA programs and services that are available to entrepreneurs looking to start or expand a business Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You? -CWE Eastern MA-Sept 8
Attend this workshop and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. As part of this workshop, you will: Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business-CWE Central MA-Sept 8
If you are planning to start a business or are in the early stages of launching one, then this workshop is for you. Read More...

Es el Empresariado Adecuado para Usted? – CWE Rhode Island – Sept 9
Asista a este taller y le ayudara a decidir si comenzar su propio negocio es adecuado para usted. Como parte de este taller, usted podrá: Read More...

Community Entrepreneurs Program: Visioning-2 weeks-CWE Eastern MA - Sept 13 & Sept 20
If you are contemplating entrepreneurship, this is the first step in turning your dreams of owning your own business into a reality! Read More...

Play CashFlow and Increase Your Financial Intelligence-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 14
Increase your financial intelligence learning to play CASHFLOW. The game shows players how to use financial and emotional intelligence to work smarter, not harder. Read More...

Marketing on a Shoestring-CWE Central MA-Sep 15
Competition for a spot in the marketplace and media is tough. Learn how to maximize your resources to gain visibility Read More...

Financing Strategies: Learn from the Experts-CWE Eastern MA-Sept 19
If you are in the process of launching a new business, or thinking about starting one, this panel discussion will help you to understand Read More...

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners-CWE Central MA-Sept 20
This workshop provides a high-level overview of a range of legal issues that entrepreneurs should be aware of when starting a new company Read More...

Financing Strategies: Learn from the Experts-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 20
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 Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 22
If you are planning to start a business or are in the early stages of launching one, then this workshop is for you. Read More...

Ready, Set, GO!-CWE Central MA-Sept 22
This workshop lays the groundwork for helping new and aspiring entrepreneurs launch a business idea and understand the steps to building a business that is credit ready. Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business-CWE Eastern MA-Sept 23
If you are planning to start a business or are in the early stages of launching one, then this workshop is for you. Read More...

Business Plan Basics-CWE Central MA-Sept 27
This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan. Read More...

Community Entrepreneurs Program: Visioning-2 weeks-CWE Central MA -Sept 28 & Oct 5
If you're contemplating entrepreneurship, this is the first step in turning your dreams of owning your own business into reality! Read More...

Business Planning-Getting Started-10-weeks-CWE Eastern MA-Oct 4 - Dec 13
Do you have an idea for a business that you want to launch or explore more deeply? Have you always dreamed of becoming an entrepreneur Read More...

Are you just starting to envision your business idea or are in the start-up phase of business ownership?

We have courses that will provide you with the planning skills necessary to lessen your risk and prepare for success.

 

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 your local Center with your request. Please click here for Contact information.


Power Up! Strategic Planning (13-wks)-CWE Rhode Island-Sept 21-Dec 6
Power up! is a 13-week course (consisting of 13 weekly, 3-hour classes) for entrepreneurs who are in the process of growing their business. Read More...