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.


Go For Your New Year's Resolutions: Reaching Your Goals - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 5
Believe it or not, the New Year is upon us! It is a great time of year to seek motivation to take the first steps toward the personal and professional goals Read More...

Change Your Image, Change Your Future - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 10
Did you know that 55% of a first impression is based purely on appearance, and that opinion is formed within seven seconds? Read More...

Change Your Image, Change Your Future - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 10
Did you know that 55% of a first impression is based purely on appearance, and that opinion is formed within seven seconds? Read More...

Change Your Image, Change Your Future - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 10
Did you know that 55% of a first impression is based purely on appearance, and that opinion is formed within seven seconds? Read More...

The Art of Networking - CWE New Hampshire - Jan 27
The thought of networking may terrify you, but anyone can network with the right tools. Join us for this engaing session Read More...

Rock Your Resume - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 27
Your resume is the first impression you make on a potential employer. Knowing how to create a resume that showcases your skills Read More...

The Art of Networking - CWE Eastern MA - Feb 16
The thought of networking may terrify you, but anyone can network with the right tools. Join us for this engaing session and explore the art Read More...

Personal Financial Planning - CWE Eastern MA - Mar 2
Everyone worries about their personal finances. At this workshop, learn how you can build your personal savings 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 . . .

Understanding Cash Flow Management - CWE Vermont - Dec 9
Many new business owners feel intimidated by the financial aspects of running their new venture, however, it is vital to the success of any business strategy. Read More...

Accounting for Non-Accountants (2 sessions)- CWE Rhode Island - Dec 9 & Dec 16
Attend this workshop and learn how to read and understand basic financial statements and more. Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE NH - Dec 12
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...

Speed Mentoring Clinic-CWE New Hampshire-Dec 12
Get an opportunity to meet with up to 4-5 small business experts and get your questions answered in one morning! Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Central MA - Dec 13
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 NH - Dec 13
Attend this workshop and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Understanding Your Business’ Financial Statements - CWE Vermont - Dec 13
You have financial statements for your business--what knowledge can you gain from them? Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Rhode Island - Dec 13
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...

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners-CWE Rhode Island - Dec 14
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 - Dec 14
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...

Insure Your Business with Confidence – CWE Eastern MA – Dec 14
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...

Crowdfunding: Alternative Financing for Your Start Up Business - CWE Rhode Island - Dec 15
Are you looking for an alternative way to finance your startup? Come to this informative session on crowdfunding - the hottest new way to raise capital Read More...

Pasos Para Iniciar un Negocio - CWE Rhode Island - Dec 16
Si usted está pensando en ser dueño de un negocio o se encuentran en las primeras etapas de iniciar uno, entonces este taller es para usted. Read More...

Pricing for Your Market - CWE Eastern MA - Dec 19
Often business owners price their products simply by marking up their cost. Although margin is an important consideration Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You? - CWE Central MA - Jan 10
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You? - CWE New Hampshire -Jan 17
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business Read More...

Understanding Cash Flow Management - CWE Central MA - Jan 18
Many new business owners feel intimidated by the financial aspects of running their new venture, however it is vital to the success of any business strategy. Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You? CWE Eastern MA - Jan 19
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Explore Small Business Aministration (SBA) Resources - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 19
This workshop will help you understand the various U.S. Small Business Administration programs and services available to entrepreneurs looking Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Vermont - Jan 20
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...

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners - CWE Vermont - Jan 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...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE Central MA - Jan 24
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...

Visioning (2-weeks) - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 24 & Jan 31
If you are contemplating entrepreneurship, this is the first step in turning your dreams of owning your own business into a reality! Read More...

Steps to Start Your Business - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 25
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...

Steps to Starting a Non-Profit - CWE Eastern MA - Jan 26
Do you have enormous passion around addressing a social issue or providing services to an underserved group of people? Do you have a great idea on how to address Read More...

Steps to Starting a Business - CWE New Hampshire - Jan 31
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...

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners - CWE Eastern MA - Feb 9
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...

Steps to Start Your Business - CWE Eastern MA - Feb 17
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...

Explore Small Business Administration (SBA) Resources - CWE Eastern MA - Feb 21
This workshop will help you understand the various U.S. Small Business Administration programs and services available to entrepreneurs looking Read More...

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You? CWE Eastern MA - Feb 21
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 Start Your Business - CWE Eastern MA - Mar 7
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 Eastern MA - Mar 15
Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you. Read More...

Explore Small Business Administration (SBA) Resources - CWE Eastern MA - Mar 23
This workshop will help you understand the various U.S. Small Business Administration programs and services available to entrepreneurs looking 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.


Accounting for Non-Accountants (2 sessions)- CWE Rhode Island - Dec 9 & Dec 16
Attend this workshop and learn how to read and understand basic financial statements and more. Read More...

Best Practices in Email Marketing - CWE Rhode Island - Dec 12
At the heart of small business marketing are the campaigns that drive action – collections of marketing activities that help Read More...

Effective Presentation Skills - CWE Eastern MA - Feb 7
As an entrepreneur, your ability to persuade your audience through a concise and compelling presentation is a key factor to your business success. Read More...