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Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County)

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Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
(301) 383-1550 x104

March 2016

Write an Effective Business Plan Intensive Series- Prince George’s County

March 2, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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This six-week intensive course, from March 2 through April 6, takes you through the process of developing a strong business plan. You will finish the program with a road map and complete plan in hand to guide you through the growth of your business. This series is great preparation for entering the 2016 StartRight! Business Plan Competition. Workshop includes materials. The series will be held on Wednesdays except fo one week when it will be held on Thursday, March 10th.…

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May 2016

ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

May 17, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click to Register You must pre-register for this event Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the Center for Business & Graduate Studies in the Bowie Business Innovation Center (Bowie BIC): room…

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

May 24, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click to Register You must pre-register for this event Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State…

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Government Proposals: From Nuts to Bolts- Prince George’s County

May 26, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click to Register You must pre-register for this workshop. Are you a small business owner who needs to learn how to find Government Contracting opportunities? This workshop taught by Crystal Yauch will teach you how to respond to requests for proposals (RFPs), the steps needed to prepare a compliant and winning proposal response. We will cover the fundamentals of Federal Government RFPs, proposal outlines and how to prepare and submit a properly prepared proposal so that you increase your chances…

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Business Clinic- Prince George’s County

May 30, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click to Register You must pre-register for this workshop. If you are an established businesses with business plan can meet with our business counselor, Angie Duncanson, one-on-one to discuss your business and how the MWBC can help you. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. Fee: None The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are…

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June 2016

Keys to Your Business Success- Prince George’s County

June 13, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click to Register What makes some people stand apart in their business? Sometimes it boils down to polish and professionalism. In this inter-active workshop, you will participate in exercises that focus on communication skills, time management, how to create and follow actions plans. You will also have the opportunity to complete a self-assessment giving you personal insights into your strengths and weaknesses. Trainer and Business Counselor, Angie Duncanson will lead you through important basic steps to assure your professionalism successfully…

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May 2017

Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

May 8, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor…

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

May 11, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

May 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We…

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

May 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available.By confirmed appointment only! The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the…

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Defining Your Markets and Competitive Space- Prince George’s County

May 25, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Knowing your ideal market is necessary to business success. Angie Duncanson, senior trainer for MWBC, will teach you how to conduct solid market research. She will show you the importance of utilizing that research and the basics of doing a competitive strategy analysis. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our Policy: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie…

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June 2017

Orientation to Small Business Resources- Prince George’s County

June 1, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Learn about the Maryland Women's business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Fee: FREE! Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop.

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Is Your Business Idea the Right Idea? – Prince George’s County

June 6, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Do you know how to recognize a great business opportunity? This workshop will describe the process and activities related to understanding the “business case” for turning an idea into a sustainable business concept. We will discuss the entrepreneurial process, how to find opportunities, and taking an idea from thought to concept. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our Policy: No refunds issued for workshops…

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Financial Tools and Tips – Prince George’s County

June 8, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register As a business owner, understanding your finances is key.This workshop will teach you about financing options for the business; understanding the difference between debt and equity financing; understanding what lenders expect and/or require to make a loan; learning how ratios measure the financial health of a business and learning the basics of credit collection. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our Policy: No refunds…

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

June 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

June 20, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We…

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Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

June 21, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor…

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

June 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available.By confirmed appointment only! The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the…

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July 2017

Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

July 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

July 20, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We…

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Woman-Owned and Working It! Certifications and Business Opportunities for- Prince George’s County

July 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Join us for this exciting seminar to learn more about the certifications available to women-owned enterprises. We will discuss the process and the reasons to pursue certification from federal, state and local agencies as well as private certifications. Representatives from the Small Business Administration, the State of Maryland, Montgomery County and the Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) will give you an understanding of their process, how certification may open business opportunities and which certification opportunities…

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Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

July 25, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor…

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

July 31, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available.By confirmed appointment only! The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the…

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August 2017

Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

August 16, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available.By confirmed appointment only! The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the…

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Government Procurement- Session #2- Understanding Your Market -Prince George’s County

August 21, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register This is Session #2 in our six part series on Procurement. This session is Understanding Your Market. We will cover discovering your competition, your core competency, developing a capability statement and how to pitch your capabilites. We will also walk through the preparation required of you when you meet a procurement or contract officer. You must attend three of the six sessions in order to participate in the match-making session. Note our Policy: You must register…

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September 2017

Navigating the Leasing Process – Prince George’s County

September 6, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   This workshop will present an overview of the leasing process to include analysis of needs, types and classes of commercial real estate, market overview, assessment of options and common lease provisions. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the Center for Business & Graduate Studies in the Bowie Business Innovation Center (Bowie BIC) Room 2312. Take…

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

September 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note…

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Government Procurement- Session#3-How to Price & Develop a Winning Proposal-Prince George’s County

September 25, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   This is Session #3 in our six part series on Procurement. Knowing the ins and outs of creating a proposal that will capture attention means understanding what the procurement and contract officers require, what to focus on, and how to appropriately price your services or products. Position yourself for success by learning from experts who will guide you in these critical steps of preparation before submitting a proposal. You must attend three of the six…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

September 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715.…

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Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

September 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University –…

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October 2017

Orientation to Small Business Resources- Prince George’s County

October 3, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Learn about the Maryland Women's business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Fee: FREE! Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop.

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

October 8, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our…

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Where’s the Cash?- Prince George’s County

October 10, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understanding cash flow projections and budgeting is critical to your business. Learn to develop sales and expense forecasts, assemble data and prepare a one-year monthly cash flow projections. You will also learn about the income statement and balance sheet and how to determine how much capital is needed to start your business. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

October 12, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We…

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

October 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available.By confirmed appointment only! The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the…

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Write an Effective Business Plan Intensive Series- Prince George’s County

October 24, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register This six-week intensive course, taught by Angie Duncanson, runs on Tuesdays from October 24 through November 28. You will meet once a week for three hours.The series takes you through the process of developing a strong business plan. You will finish the program with a road map and complete plan in hand to guide you through the growth of your business. Series fee is $199 and includes materials. Fee must be paid in full prior to…

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November 2017

Orientation to Small Business Resources- Prince George’s County

November 6, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Learn about the Maryland Women's business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Fee: FREE! Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop.

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Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

November 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University –…

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

November 16, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

November 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register   Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715.…

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December 2017

Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

December 4, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000…

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Orientation to Small Business Resources- Prince George’s County

December 7, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Learn about the Maryland Women's business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop.

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Writing a Successful Business Plan- Prince George’s County

December 11, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understand why you need a strong business plan. Learn how to develop each critical piece of your plan. A Business Plan is an essential road map to help steer your business in the right direction, keep you on track and provide critical documentation when you are ready to seek funding. Workshop includes comprehensive outline and additional resources. Maryland Women's Business Center is located at Bowie Business Innovation Center at Bowie State University, Room 2312. Note our…

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ABCs of Starting a Business- Prince George’s County

December 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Join us to find out what it really takes to start your own business. Learn more about the steps involved and discover the many resources available to support you. This workshop is for those thinking about starting a business and also for those with a new business who want to establish a strong foundation to grow. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We…

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Bookkeeping for Small Business Owners- Prince George’s County

December 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Understanding the importance of accurate financials in your business is critical. Expert Michael Hammelburger will teach you the basics of managing your books, common mistakes business owners make and how to understand your financial reports. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the Center for Business & Graduate Studies in the Bowie Business Innovation Center (Bowie BIC):…

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January 2018

Orientation to Small Business Resources- Prince George’s County

January 11, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Learn about the Maryland Women's business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. Inclement Weather Policy: MWBC Bowie follows Bowie State University School Closings.

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Understanding Markets & Your Competitive Space – Prince George’s County

January 18, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Learn how to understand various markets and industries through market and industry analysis and competitive strategies. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. Inclement Weather Policy: MWBC Bowie follows Bowie State University School Closings.

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Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

January 23, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000…

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Introduction to Business Ownership – Prince George’s County

January 25, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Do you understand what entrepreneurship entails? Let senior business trainer and counselor, Angie Duncanson, help you understand the different paths and strategies to owning your own business. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. Inclement Weather Policy: MWBC Bowie follows Bowie State University School Closings.

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

January 29, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available.By confirmed appointment only! The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. We are on the 2nd floor of the…

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Budget Development for Small Business – Prince George’s County

January 31, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Creating a budget can be a daunting task. Learn how to develop a comprehensive annual budget that will be useful and an accurate management tool. We will discuss how to understand the budget process, build the budget and create the budget from concept to implementation. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. Inclement Weather Policy:…

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February 2018

Orientation to Small Business Resources- Prince George’s County

February 6, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Learn about the Maryland Women's business Center and other resources to help you start and grow your business. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. Inclement Weather Policy: MWBC Bowie follows Bowie State University School Closings.

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The Right Business Idea; Recognize Opportunity – Prince George’s County

February 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register This workshop will take you through the entrepreneurial process; help you to understand or find entrepreneurial opportunities and show you how to take a business idea to concept. Note our Policy: No walk-ins allowed in our Bowie location. You must register online at www.marylandwbc.org so that we can save a place for you in the workshop. Inclement Weather Policy: MWBC Bowie follows Bowie State University School Closings.

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ABCs of LinkedIN- Prince George’s County

February 21, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Do you know that LinkedIN is one of the most powerful business tools available today? This workshop will answer your LinkedIN questions, teach you how to optimize your profile so you reach the right target audience and show you how to search, connect and meet your most valuable potential connections such as clients, hiring managers,vendors, job candidates, recruiters and more. Our trainer, Mike Shelah will also teach you how to schedule a meeting with these valuable…

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Group Counseling- Prince George’s County

February 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson will guide you. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is Free. You will be contacted, once you register, via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. There are limited slots. The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University – 14000…

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May 2018

Write an Effective Business Plan Intensive Series- Prince George’s County

May 17, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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Click Here to Register This six-week intensive course, taught by Angie Duncanson, runs  Tuesdays from May 17 through June 19. You will meet once a week for three hours.The series takes you through the process of developing a strong business plan. You will finish the program with a road map and complete plan in hand to guide you through the growth of your business. Series fee is $199 and includes materials. Fee must be paid in full prior to start…

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December 2018

Understanding Your Financial Documents – Prince George’s County

December 18, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Understanding your financial numbers is critical to any business but especially to a small business trying to keep cash flowing. Topics addressed in this workshop include: Understanding of cash flow projections and budgeting Developing forecasts and a one-year cash flow projection Reading and interpreting an income statement and balance sheet *Intended Audience: Start-up   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office. You…

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Develop a Marketing Plan for Small Business – Prince George’s County

December 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Marketing your products or services is a critical component of a successful business and differentiates your company from the competition. During this workshop, you will create a step-by-step plan to develop a marketing strategy, including: Crafting your marketing goals Identifying the ideal target audience Researching competition Setting a realistic budget *Intended Audience: Pre-venture, Start-up   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office.…

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Human Resources Considerations When Growing Your Business – Prince George’s County

December 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover what you need to know about Human Resources so that you can create a foundation for future growth. Learn about the infrastructure needed before you hire your first employee, the basics of how to hire, onboard, pay, compensation and benefits. We will discuss performance evaluation, discipline, and terminating employees. Evaluate the risks associated with misclassifying an employee as an independent contractor and how to scale for future growth. *Intended Audience: Growth   Note Our Policies:…

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January 2019

Federal Government Contracting Basics – Prince George’s County

January 15, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover the process of federal government contracting and learn how to improve your chances of winning a federal contract. This workshop will address the basics of government contracting including: Bidding process Contracting methods Locating federal business opportunities Prime and subcontracting, including small business set-asides *Intended Audience: Growth – established companies interested in learning the basics of government contracting and/or government contracting companies who have been in business 2-3 years with substantial gross revenue.   Note…

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Build a Successful Business Model – Prince George’s County

January 23, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   How does your business intend to make money? Is your price competitive? Who are your customers? How will they learn about your project? A successful business model addresses the questions above by laying the foundation for your business. During this workshop, discover how you can quantify these details and turn your ideas and dreams into a step-by-step plan. Eventually, your business model will become a resource you will use to convince a potential investor(s) or…

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

January 29, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Senior Business Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Must be a Prince George’s County company. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available. By confirmed appointment only! *Intended Audience: Start-Up, Growth The Maryland Women’s Business Center is located at Bowie State University –…

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Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

January 31, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business start-up and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Start-Up, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county…

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February 2019

Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

February 19, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business startup and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county…

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How to Manage Your Finances Using Quickbooks Online™ – Prince George’s County

February 26, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Are you or a staff member completely overwhelmed with how to get your Quickbooks Online file up and running? Are you constantly making errors because you don't know how to record things properly? Are you tired of using excel to track your numbers because they don't tell you how your business is doing? Could a no non-sense expert help you get your numbers right and help you run reports that will assist you with growing your business? Sherrell Martin, Chief Financial Solutions Officer of Nitram Financial…

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Group Business Counseling – Prince George’s County

February 28, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!     Join other female entrepreneurs in a facilitated discussion led by a MWBC counselor where participants seek and share advice, feedback, and resources to elevate your business to the next level! Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is free. *Intended audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth   Note Our…

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March 2019

Taking Charge of Your Website’s Future – Prince George’s County

March 11, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Do you need to design, redesign or hire to create a website? During this workshop, learn to understand, plan and manage the web design process to create an effective marketing tool. Discover web design options and create a list needed for an effective website that will attract clients and satisfy search engine requirements. About the speaker: Maria Ryan McElhenny is the MWBC Business Counselor in Frederick. With a background in web design, business banking and…

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Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

March 14, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business startup and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies:No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office.…

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Group Business Counseling – Prince George’s County

March 26, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Join other female entrepreneurs in a facilitated discussion led by a MWBC counselor where participants seek and share advice, feedback, and resources to elevate your business to the next level! Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is free. *Intended audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth   Note Our Policies:…

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Entrepreneurial Leadership Skills – Prince George’s County

March 28, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Leaders must be able to communicate effectively, delegate efficiently as well as build trust with their staff. Powerful leaders must also understand 21st century leadership traits and techniques and apply them accordingly in the workplace. This workshop will define leadership skills, evaluate 21st century leadership skills, review techniques and tips for building trust with staff; analyze common barriers for destroying trust, create leadership goals & expectations for team; develop new individual leadership action plan. About…

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April 2019

Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

April 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business startup and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county…

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ABCs of Starting a Business (evening workshop) – Prince George’s County

April 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   ABCs of Starting a New Business (PG) Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This workshop lays the foundation for starting up your very own business in the state of Maryland! Topics addressed in this workshop include: Advance Planning Assessing if entrepreneurship is right for you Conducting market research Calculating startup costs Build Your Business Determining business structure and registering your business both at the federal and state levels Choosing a business…

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You the Brand – Prince George’s County

April 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Everyone is a “Brand” – a message that has been created, consciously or unconsciously, and is the brand called “You.” This workshop will focus on your value proposition, your visibility and relevance, your power and equity within your industry and your future brand strategy. You will understand how to think holistically and strategically about what is projected about yourself, and your business. *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth   About Our Speaker: Abigail Pennington is an…

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Understanding Your Financial Documents – Prince George’s County

April 18, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!     Understanding your financial numbers is critical to any business but especially to a small business trying to keep cash flowing. Topics addressed in this workshop include: Understanding of cash flow projections and budgeting Developing forecasts and a one-year cash flow projection Reading and interpreting an income statement and balance sheet *Intended Audience: Startup   Note Our Policies: No refunds issued for workshops not attended. Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office.…

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Group Business Counseling – Prince George’s County

April 24, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Join other female entrepreneurs in a facilitated discussion led by a MWBC counselor where participants seek and share advice, feedback, and resources to elevate your business to the next level! Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is free. *Intended audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth  

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May 2019

Writing an Effective Business Plan Intensive Series Begins – Prince George’s County

May 7, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Writing a Successful Business Plan Intensive Series - Sponsored by AARP Maryland A business plan is a road map to steer your business in the right direction and an essential component of success. It is also the key to securing funding from banks and investors. Receive personalized guidance in writing a business plan for your business during this six-week intensive series. You will finish the series with a complete business plan in hand to guide…

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FREE: Orientation to Maryland Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

May 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business startup and growth. During this free orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: Walk-ins are not permitted in our Prince George’s county office. You must register to reserve…

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Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

May 23, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Business Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Must register and be a Prince George’s County company. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available. By confirmed appointment only!

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June 2019

Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

June 10, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business start-up and growth. During this free orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! Target Audience: Pre-Venture, Start-Up, Growth or anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: Refunds or comps are available for classes cancelled by MWBC. All other refunds are…

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Group Business Counseling – Prince George’s County

June 27, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Join other female entrepreneurs in a facilitated discussion led by a MWBC counselor where participants seek and share advice, feedback, and resources to elevate your business to the next level! Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is free. Intended audience: Pre-Venture, Start-Up, Growth

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July 2019

FREE: Orientation to MD Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

July 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!     Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business start-up and growth. During this free orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business!   Target Audience: Pre-Venture, Start-Up, Growth or anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: Walks-in registrations are accepted only at the Montgomery County location. Register early…

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Certifications: WBENC Women Business Enterprise (WBE) & Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) – Prince George’s County

July 9, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Being certified as a woman-owned or minority-owned diverse supplier can open up opportunities previously inaccessible to your business. Discover why the Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and/or the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certifications may be the right next step for your business. Our guest speakers will discuss the benefits of the WBENC and MBE certifications as well as qualification criteria and the certification process for DC area-based businesses. Guest speakers…

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Writing a Successful Business Plan – Prince George’s County

July 16, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   A business plan is a road map to steer your business in the right direction and an essential component of success. It is also the key to securing funding from banks and investors. Writing your business plan requires a holistic analysis of your business, which we will detail in this course. Topics include: Business mission, vision and values Market/competitive analysis Marketing goals Business operations and organizational structure Financial analysis and sales projections Small business accounting…

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August 2019

What’s Next? – Prince George’s County

August 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Everyone gets stuck. We all have problems to solve, energy slumps, roadblocks, and self-sabotaging tendencies. It’s all a part of life but looks very different when you work for, and by yourself. This workshop will help participants take a step back to analyze habits, review the basics, and revise or re-create a plan to get moving forward again, and smoothly transition to the next level. Some of the areas we will focus on are: Reasons,…

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Free Orientation to Maryland Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

August 6, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business startup and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: Register early to guarantee a seat. Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops.

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Free Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

August 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Business Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Must register and be a Prince George’s County company. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available. By confirmed appointment only! Intended audience: startup, growth

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Market Analysis: Chart It Before You Start It! – Prince George’s County

August 28, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover where to get the market research data you need to develop your marketing strategy. Learn how to find customers, how to research your competitors and how to estimate your market potential. Intended audience: pre-venture, startup   Note Our Policies: Refunds or comps are available for workshops cancelled by MWBC. All other refunds are not provided. MWBC only accepts credit card payments for training sessions. Attendees will not be permitted to enter the classroom until…

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September 2019

Free Group Business Counseling – Prince George’s County

September 5, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Join other female entrepreneurs in a facilitated discussion led by a MWBC counselor where participants seek and share advice, feedback, and resources to elevate your business to the next level! Explore topics such as starting a business, developing key marketing strategies and efficiently managing your financials. Limited clients per session. Your business must be in Prince George's County in order to attend. This session is free.   *Intended audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth            Note Our Policies: Register early to guarantee a seat. 

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Human Resources Considerations When Growing Your Business – Prince George’s County

September 10, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover what you need to know about Human Resources so that you can create a foundation for future growth. Learn about the infrastructure needed before you hire your first employee, the basics of how to hire, onboard, pay, compensation and benefits. We will discuss performance evaluation, discipline, and terminating employees. Evaluate the risks associated with misclassifying an employee as an independent contractor and how to scale for future growth.   *Intended Audience: Growth  About Our Speaker: Veronica Matthews, SPHR…

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October 2019

Dare to Sell with Persuasive Stories – Prince George’s County

October 10, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   One of the finest ways to communicate and persuade a prospect to buy your ideas, products or services is through the use of persuasive stories. When this is done strategically, you can engage, connect and empower in a way that is subtle, but powerful. You know the best part? Stories are non-invasive! Psychologists and neuroscientists agree that storytelling is one of the best ways to emotionally connect and move people to take action. The key…

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Take a Quick Look at QuickBooks: Intro to Online QuickBooks – Prince George’s County

October 15, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Learn the fundamentals of QuickBooks such as how to invoice, receive payments and make deposits. We'll enter bills, print checks, void checks, enter credit card charges, set up petty cash account, set up a loan, customize your chart of accounts and reconcile your checking account. We will also customize and filter reports. We will touch upon additional features such as payroll, customizing invoices and forms, job costing features of QuickBooks Pro, inventory and sales tax.…

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Free Orientation to Maryland Women’s Business Center & Supporting Resources – Prince George’s County

October 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover how the Maryland Women’s Business Center can support you through business startup and growth. During this orientation, you will learn about the services and resources we provide to entrepreneurs throughout the state and how we can help YOU grow your business! *Intended Audience: Pre-Venture, Startup, Growth, anyone new to the Maryland Women's Business Center!   Note Our Policies: Register early to guarantee a seat. Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops.

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November 2019

Gain Confidence & Comfort in Selling Your Expertise – Prince George’s County

November 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   How fast can your company grow if your subject matter expertise is paired with sales confidence? Many business owners are skilled in their professions but are uncomfortable selling their expertise. The problem – owners are left worrying, “When is my next contract arriving? And from Whom?” During this workshop we will help you to: Overcome imposter syndrome and gain confidence in your strengths as a subject matter expert. Identify your own aspirations, limitations and motivations…

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Free Business Clinic – Prince George’s County

November 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   If you are an established business with a business plan, consider meeting with Business Counselor Angie Duncanson one-on-one to discuss your next steps and how MWBC can help you. Must register and be a Prince George’s County company. Once you register, you will be contacted via email with your specific one-hour appointment time. Limited slots available. By confirmed appointment only! Intended audience: startup, growth

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December 2019

ABCs of Starting a Business – Prince George’s County (evening workshop)

December 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   Discover what it really takes to start your own business. This workshop lays the foundation for starting up your very own business in the state of Maryland! Topics addressed in this workshop include: Advance Planning Assessing if entrepreneurship is right for you Conducting market research Calculating startup costs Build Your Business Determining business structure and registering your business both at the federal and state levels Choosing a business name Marketing your business Building a support…

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January 2020

Branding Your Business – Prince George’s County

January 28 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   START with your vision and END with your logo. *Intended Audience: startup, growth About Our Presenter: Holly Harper is Founder & Principal of Blue Bike Communications. She helps small businesses and nonprofits get their marketing communications moving so they know who they are, they know how to tell communicate effectively all of their awesomeness, and they’re proud to talk about, show off, and live their missions. Holly's ideal clients are organizations who are tired of…

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February 2020

[SOLD OUT] Develop Your Business Plan Intensive Series (6-week evening workshop) – Prince George’s County

February 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!     A business plan is a road map to steer your business in the right direction and an essential component of success. It is also the key to securing funding from banks and investors. Receive personalized guidance in writing a business plan for your business during this six-week intensive series. You will finish the series with a complete business plan in hand to guide you through the growth of your business. Course topics include: Business…

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

February 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!     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…

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Steps to Start Your Business – Prince George’s County

February 11 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!   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…

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March 2020

Free Webinar: Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Orientation to MWBC

March 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Maryland Women’s Business Center (Prince George’s County), Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie Business Innovation Center, Room 2312
Bowie, MD 20715 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!     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…

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