Webinar: Free Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Orientation to MWBC

In partnership with Montgomery County Public Libraries, we present a FREE INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP 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…

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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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Emotional Intelligence in a Virtiual Workplace

Join us for a 60- minute workshop to understand the importance of our emotional intelligence and the impact on your business or career. Facilitated by The Dames Group, LLC CEO, Shaneiree Dames. During the discussion we will: Ø Define self-awareness & self-management Ø Share best practices for elevating our business /career through self-awareness Ø Provide resources for learning more about this topic   Note Our Policies: Register early to guarantee a seat. Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops. 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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Teleworking Best Practices – Conflict Management

Recent times have caused many people to feel like it’s becoming harder and harder to have civil discourse with others, both in person and within the virtual world. This workshop will teach it’s attendees the recipe for receptiveness and give them the skills to create a peaceful and effective dialog with others. The goal of this workshop is to better prepare people for difficult conversations by learning how to respond to anger and hostility, find common ground with those who have different values or opinions, and engage with others effectively online.   Facilitated by, Molly Wilson. Molly is the program manager with the Conflict Resolution Center of Montgomery County. She has been meditating with CRCMC since 2016. She oversees the community mediation program, youth department & various court partnerships. Molly received a BA in Political Science & Psychology from the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC).   Note Our Policies: Register early…

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How to Post During a Pandemic

How to Post During a Pandemic: A webinar on how to use social media during the pandemic to boost your business. This class will include ways to bring in new followers and sales and tips for using social media during this new normal. Facilitated by, CMO of Chaney Communications, Amber Chaney. Note: 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 the Zoom app.

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Webinar: Free Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Orientation to MWBC

In partnership with Montgomery County Public Libraries, we present a FREE INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP 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…

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Coffee & Connections: MWBC Frederick County

Join Maryland Women’s Business Center for a NEW monthly networking group created just for Frederick County entrepreneurs facilitated by your MWBC Counselour, Karen Kalantzis! During the coming year, we’ll: – Network with each other – Learn from one another and, – Build a supportive community. The virtual meeting will be on the last Thursday of every month through 2021. The more often you attend, the more relationships you will build, and the stronger your business will become! Here is the agenda: ·Elevator introductions – get yours ready! ·Mini- training session: Goal Setting for 2021 ·Break out rooms with an exercise and discussion ·Sharing time with the group ·Announcements and wrap up   Note Our Policies: Register early to guarantee a seat. Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend…

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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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Todo lo que usted debe saber antes de reportar los impuesto del 2020

Si usted es dueño de una pequeña empresa y durante 2020 su empresa recibió algún alivio como una subvención o si solicitó un Préstamo Comercial, o incluso si ha recibido Desempleo para enfrentar la pandemia, debe tomar esta clase, para saber cómo declarar sus impuestos de 2020 y qué debe evitar. O incluso si no obtuvo ganancias o tuvo que cerrar su negocio, considere esta clase como obligatoria para usted. Durante este seminario web, un C.P.A de gran reputación abordará perfectamente este tema y responderá a todas sus preguntas. Venga preparado y NO ESPERE hasta abril para comprender cómo declarar los impuestos de 2020 de su empresa. Recuerde, 2020 no fue un año regular, y declarar impuestos sin la experiencia de un CPA puede ser más peligroso para su negocio que el COVID19 en sí.   Tenga en cuenta nuestras políticas: regístrese temprano para garantizar un asiento. Se invita a…

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Webinar: Información sobre PPP

  Únase a la Administración de Pequeñas Empresas y al Centro de Empresas de Mujeres de Maryland el 14 de enero para un seminario web especial: Información sobre PPP   David Hincapie es un especialista en desarrollo económico en la Oficina de Administración de Pequeñas Empresas del Distrito del Área Metropolitana de Washington. Trabaja con SBA Resource Partners (SBDC, WBC, SCORE y VBOC) y SBA Microprestamistas para aumentar el desarrollo de pequeñas empresas. También es el Oficial de Desarrollo Comercial para Veteranos de la oficina del distrito y el principal punto de contacto para los veteranos que buscan utilizar los programas y recursos de la SBA. Recibirá un enlace a la reunión de Zoom al registrarse. Si es la primera vez que usa Zoom, le recomendamos que inicie sesión unos minutos antes, ya que es posible que deba instalar la aplicación Zoom.

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