Webinar: Expand Your Business with a Financial Growth Strategy

Are you a female business owner focused on significantly increasing business sales value in the next 12-24 months? Have you been in business for three or more years? If so, join the Maryland Women’s Business Center for an informative webinar providing strategies for women business owners to financially grow their businesses while mitigating the economic effects of COVID-19. Topics include exploring budgeting and strategy for financial modeling as well as how to measure performance. Target Audience: Business owners who have been in business for three (3) or more years and are actively working to increase sales revenue. About our Presenter: Steven H. Suissa, Founder & President of SHS Services, offers your business over 20 years of accounting, planning and management services. After graduating Ithaca College with a B.S. in accounting and earning a subsequent MBA from the University of Maryland, Mr. Suissa has served businesses in many capacities, from staff auditor at a local accounting firm…

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Webinar: Steps to Start Your Business

  Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This newly re-designed workshop walks you through the steps you need to take to get your startup up and running. Topics addressed include: Writing a business plan Funding your business Legal considerations Registering your business in Maryland Obtaining your federal tax ID Forming a B.A.I.L. team Managing risk Marketing your business Intended Audience: Pre-Venture Steps to Start Your Business is the second workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order: Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC Steps to Start Your Business Develop Your Business Plan Market Your Business on a Budget Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install…

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Webinar: Free Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Orientation to MWBC

  Becoming a successful entrepreneur requires hard work and thorough planning. During this workshop we will: Examine the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs. Clarify some of the myths and realities of small business ownership. Start a self-assessment to determine your readiness to become a small business owner. Set a plan of action to complete your self-assessments by seeking feedback from stakeholders, such as family, friends, and potential customers. Describe the services provided by the Maryland Women’s Business Center and other local resources that can aid you in starting and growing your business. If you are just starting your entrepreneurial journey, we recommend that you take this workshop first. Intended Audience: Pre-venture Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC is the first workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order: 1. Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC 2. Steps to Start Your Business…

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Webinar: Steps to Start Your Business

  Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This newly re-designed workshop walks you through the steps you need to take to get your startup up and running. Topics addressed include: Writing a business plan Funding your business Legal considerations Registering your business in Maryland Obtaining your federal tax ID Forming a B.A.I.L. team Managing risk Marketing your business Intended Audience: Pre-Venture Steps to Start Your Business is the second workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order: Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC Steps to Start Your Business Develop Your Business Plan Market Your Business on a Budget Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install…

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Free Webinar: Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Orientation to MWBC

    Becoming a successful entrepreneur requires hard work and thorough planning. During this workshop we will: Examine the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs. Clarify some of the myths and realities of small business ownership. Start a self-assessment to determine your readiness to become a small business owner. Set a plan of action to complete your self-assessments by seeking feedback from stakeholders, such as family, friends, and potential customers. Describe the services provided by the Maryland Women’s Business Center and other local resources that can aid you in starting and growing your business. If you are just starting your entrepreneurial journey, we recommend that you take this workshop first. Intended Audience: Pre-venture Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC is the first workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order: 1. Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC 2. Steps to Start Your…

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Virtual Monthly Coffee Connections Workshop & Networking Opportunity – Unleash Your Emotional Intelligence

  Join MWBC for our monthly Coffee Connections workshop where you have the opportunity to learn from and build connections with other Maryland female entrepreneurs. You will have a chance to give a 30 second elevator pitch of your business or business idea (if you like). This month’s topic: Unleash Your Emotional Intelligence Agenda: 8:00-8:15: Introductions and elevator pitches 8:15-9:15: Workshop and virtual networking *Intended Audience: Start-Up, Growth Registration for this workshop is limited to 15 attendees. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install the Zoom app.   About Our Presenter: Dr. Katrina B. Stone, Founder & CEO of Surveys & Behavior Analytics, LLC, is zealous about data, ethics and scientific integrity, and social change through carefully designed research. It has been her privilege and…

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Webinar: Steps to Start Your Business

  Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This newly re-designed workshop walks you through the steps you need to take to get your startup up and running. Topics addressed include: Writing a business plan Funding your business Legal considerations Registering your business in Maryland Obtaining your federal tax ID Forming a B.A.I.L. team Managing risk Marketing your business Intended Audience: Pre-Venture Steps to Start Your Business is the second workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order: Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC Steps to Start Your Business Develop Your Business Plan Market Your Business on a Budget Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install…

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Free Webinar: Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Orientation to MWBC

    Becoming a successful entrepreneur requires hard work and thorough planning. During this workshop we will: Examine the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs. Clarify some of the myths and realities of small business ownership. Start a self-assessment to determine your readiness to become a small business owner. Set a plan of action to complete your self-assessments by seeking feedback from stakeholders, such as family, friends, and potential customers. Describe the services provided by the Maryland Women’s Business Center and other local resources that can aid you in starting and growing your business. If you are just starting your entrepreneurial journey, we recommend that you take this workshop first. Intended Audience: Pre-venture Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC is the first workshop in our “Plan and Start Your Business” series. It is recommended that you take workshops in the following order: 1. Introduction to Entrepreneurship and MWBC 2. Steps to Start Your…

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Virtual Monthly Coffee Connections Workshop & Networking Opportunity – Perfect Your Elevator Pitch

  Join MWBC for our monthly Coffee Connections workshop where you have the opportunity to learn from and build connections with other Maryland female entrepreneurs. You will have a chance to give a 30 second elevator pitch of your business or business idea (if you like). This month’s topic: Perfect Your Elevator Pitch Agenda: 8:00-8:15: Introductions and elevator pitches 8:15-9:15: Workshop and virtual networking *Intended Audience: Start-Up, Growth Registration for this workshop is limited to 15 attendees. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install the Zoom app.

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Webinar: 7 Critical Steps to Take & Discuss with Your Commercial Landlord During the COVID-19 Crisis

  Join the Maryland and Washington, D.C. Women’s Business Centers and Women’s Business Center of Northern Virginia, Community Business Partnership on May 5 for a special webinar: From a Commercial Tenant’s Perspective: 7 Critical Steps to Take and Discuss with Your Landlord During the COVID-19 Crisis. If you have mounting concerns about your commercial lease, you are not alone. With the onset and continuation of the COVID-19 crisis, tenants throughout the region are confronting a host of issues, including how to make rent and potentially renegotiate fair, viable, and sustainable leases. To learn the 7 critical steps you must take and discuss with your landlord, register today for a brief virtual lunchtime webinar with Counselor of Real Estate (CRE) expert Bob Canter on Tuesday, May 5th from 12 noon until 1:30pm. About our speaker: Bob Canter is the President and Founder of Performance Realty Solutions, a commercial real estate consulting firm. He is also Managing…

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