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Welcome to Business – August


  • August 16, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting a business is an appealing idea for many women but do you have what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur? This session helps you explore the advantages and challenges of being self-employed. Our experienced facilitator will guide you through the resources available at the Centre and introduce you to services delivered by our business (more…)

Go For the Greens


  • September 13, 2017 - September 16, 2017
    7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Go for the Greens is a business development conference for women entrepreneurs. This boutique event offers exclusive access to companies, government agencies, nonprofits and professional associations that can help women-owned businesses secure their largest, most profitable contracts ever … in a fun, creative setting at Disney’s BoardWalk Resort, Orlando, Florida. (more…)

Welcome to Business – September


  • September 13, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Starting a business is an appealing idea for many women but do you have what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur? This session helps you explore the advantages and challenges of being self-employed. Our experienced facilitator will guide you through the resources available at the Centre and introduce you to services delivered by our business (more…)

Business Plan Development Workshop Series – Sept/Oct


  • Research and Exploration
    September 20, 2017
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Analysis and Evaluation
    September 27, 2017
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Introduction to Marketing, Pricing, Distribution and Sales
    October 4, 2017
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Promotions and Marketing Plan
    October 11, 2017
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Operations Planning, Risk Analysis and Sales Forecasting
    October 18, 2017
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Financial Foundations
    October 25, 2017
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

What is a business plan and why do I need one? A business plan is a critical tool for outlining the strategy and developing the tactics to manage your business. This document identifies your business concept, organizes the information derived from your research, and explains how you will start and operate your business. This interactive (more…)

My Gold Mine


  • September 30, 2017
    9:00 am - 10:00 am

My Gold Mine is an innovative financial management program created to help entrepreneurs use their business financial information to make strategic growth decisions. It consists of a comprehensive financial template and in-depth one-on-one coaching using the entrepreneur’s own financial information to create a diagnostic analysis of the business. Timing of the sessions is based on (more…)

Women in Business North American Summit


  • October 3, 2017 - October 4, 2017
    7:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Women in Business North America Summit launched for the first time in Atlanta in June 2016. The 2016 Summit featured 2 full days of B2B meetings, panel sessions and a mentors’ lounge at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business. More than 550 participants registered and attended the Summit. The 2017 Summit, taking place in (more…)

Presence and Profile: Amplify Your Story, Grow Your Business


  • Session One: Make Your Story Work for You
    October 11, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Session Two: Connect with Impact
    October 18, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Session Three: Leveraging Creative Partnerships
    October 25, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am

Join master storyteller Cate Friesen for a new, interactive, three-part series designed to help grow your brand by discovering and crafting your signature story. Designed for women entrepreneurs who have launched their businesses, Cate delivers a hands-on, customized session that guides you through leveraging mainstream and social media and building presence through creative partnerships. Over (more…)

Business Plan Development Workshop Series – Nov/Dec


  • Research and Exploration
    November 8, 2017
    8:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Analysis and Evaluation
    November 15, 2017
    8:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Introduction to Marketing, Pricing, Distribution and Sales
    November 22, 2017
    8:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Promotions and Marketing Plan
    November 29, 2017
    8:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Operations Planning, Risk Analysis and Sales Forecasting
    December 6, 2017
    8:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Financial Foundations
    December 13, 2017
    8:45 am - 11:45 am

What is a business plan and why do I need one? A business plan is a critical tool for outlining the strategy and developing the tactics to manage your business. This document identifies your business concept, organizes the information derived from your research, and explains how you will start and operate your business. This interactive (more…)