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: 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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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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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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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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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 Note Our Policies: Pre-registration is required. Once you register for the event you will receive a separate email requesting that you complete a brief pre-event survey. You must complete this survey in order to receive the link to the webinar.…

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Free Orientation to MWBC and Introduction to Entrepreneurship – Prince George’s County

    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   Develop Your Business Plan is the third 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…

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Free Orientation to MWBC and Introduction to Entrepreneurship – Montgomery County

    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   Develop Your Business Plan is the third 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…

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Kiesha Haughton Selected for Leadership Maryland Class of 2018

PRESS RELEASE Media Contact: Lori Crowe, Crowe Communications, LLC lori@crowecomm.com; 404-975-7935 Kiesha Haughton Selected for Leadership Maryland Class of 2018 Maryland Women’s Business Center Managing Director and Gaithersburg resident one of 52 leaders chosen for professional development program Rockville, Md., – February 12, 2018 – Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) announced that Managing Director Kiesha Haughton has been selected by Leadership Maryland to participate in its professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of business and community leaders. Haughton is one of 52 individuals chosen for Leadership Maryland’s 26th class—the Class of 2018—who will complete the eight-month, hands-on learning program focused on the state’s most vital social, economic and environmental issues. Following a two-day opening retreat in April, the class will attend five, two-day intense sessions traversing the state focusing on Maryland’s economic development, education, health and human services, criminal justice, the environment, and multi-culturalism/diversity. These sessions will…

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Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Second Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                                       Media Contact October 17, 2017                                                                                                    Jacqueline Lara, MWBC FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                          …

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