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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.

 

Eastern Massachusetts Start Courses

Explore Small Business Administration Resources – CWE Eastern MA – April 9

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.

Understanding Cash Flow Management - CWE Eastern MA - June 19

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. 

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners – CWE Eastern MA – June 19

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 ca...

Explore Small Business Administration Resources – CWE Eastern MA – June 25

Topics covered include: • Technical Assistance Program • SBA Loan Guarantee Program • 8(a) Business Development Program • HUBZone (Historically Underutilized Business Zones) Program • Government Contracting Opportunities

Steps to Start A Business CWE Eastern MA June 26

In this workshop, you will: • Develop your business idea and planning • Review the importance of a business plan • Gain an understanding of the process and requirements for starting a business, 

Legal Considerations For New Business Owners - CWE Eastern MA - July 24th

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. 

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners - July 24

Attending this workshop will help you avoid common mistakes and employ preventative measures that can protect and ensure the success of your new business. Workshop topics will include: • Different types of entity formations  • Contract basic...

Steps to Start A Business - CWE Eastern MA July 25

If you are considering starting a business or in the early stages of launching one, this workshop will outline everything you need to know. In this workshop, you will: • Develop your business idea and planning • Review the importance o...

Protect Your Business with Copyright and Trademark - CWE Eastern MA - July 30th

As an entrepreneur with an innovative product or service, it is essential to know how to protect your brand, your name, and the content you create.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Sessions with low enrollment may be cancelled.  CWE will notify you of class cancellations and changes.

If you can no longer join us for a session you register for, please notify us of your cancellation at least 24 hours before the start of the session for a full refund.  If your cancellation is less than 24 hours in advance of the start of the session, we will be unable to issue refunds or payment transfers.

Free Program - Cancellations and Participant Notification Policy

If you can no longer attend a no-cost session for which you registered, please notify us at least 24 hours in advance.  These classes are offered at no cost as a benefit to you, but there are per-registration costs to CWE associated with them.  We reserve the right to request a $25 contribution to defray our costs for no shows, so that we may continue to offer free classes in the future.