Business Start Bootcamp – Session 2: Evaluating Your Product or Service (WBCR)

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Business Start Bootcamp - for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Are you ready to take action completing your business plan? The Business Start Bootcamp is an innovative program that investigates entrepreneurial attitudes and tests whether the business idea will work. This 6-week series helps entrepreneurs get their business ideas out of their heads, down on paper, and take…

Free

Coffee with the Contractors featuring VDOT & SBTRC

The Women's Business Center of Richmond 1500 N. Lombardy Street | VUU Pickford Suite 312, Richmond, VA

  The Greater Richmond region is growing at an unprecedented rate. Make sure your business is at the forefront of these opportunities. Join the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and the Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC) for Coffee with the Contractors, a networking series focused on getting business owners in front of prime contractors…

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Business Start Bootcamp – Session 3: Management and Operations Planning (WBCR)

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Business Start Bootcamp - for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Are you ready to take action completing your business plan? The Business Start Bootcamp is an innovative program that investigates entrepreneurial attitudes and tests whether the business idea will work. This 6-week series helps entrepreneurs get their business ideas out of their heads, down on paper, and take…

SWaM Certification Lab (WBCR)

The Women's Business Center of Richmond 1500 N. Lombardy Street | VUU Pickford Suite 312, Richmond, VA

Get certified! This is an in-person workshop on the campus of Virginia Union University. A representative from the Virginia Small Business & Supplier Diversity representative will cover the specific steps to complete your SWaM application. We will cover required supporting documents are uploaded electronically into their SWaM application. By the end of the workshop, participants…

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Business Start Bootcamp – Session 4: Financial Planning and How to Navigate Small Business Resources (WBCR)

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Business Start Bootcamp - for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Are you ready to take action completing your business plan? The Business Start Bootcamp is an innovative program that investigates entrepreneurial attitudes and tests whether the business idea will work. This 6-week series helps entrepreneurs get their business ideas out of their heads, down on paper, and take…

Free

Business Start Bootcamp – Session 5: Reaching Your Target Audience (WBCR)

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Business Start Bootcamp - for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Are you ready to take action completing your business plan? The Business Start Bootcamp is an innovative program that investigates entrepreneurial attitudes and tests whether the business idea will work. This 6-week series helps entrepreneurs get their business ideas out of their heads, down on paper, and take…

Free

Minority Executive Education Institute (MEEI) 2023 (CPS)

JB Duke Hotel & Conference Center 230 Science Drive, Durham, NC

  The National Institute of Minority Economic Development (the Institute) has a rich history of economic development through training and education of the small business community. Our mission is to strengthen the asset base of diverse populations through policy, education, and economic opportunities. We accomplish this task with a unique approach of focusing on innovative,…

Business Start Bootcamp – Session 6: Business Plan Presentations (WBCR)

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Business Start Bootcamp - for Aspiring Entrepreneurs Are you ready to take action completing your business plan? The Business Start Bootcamp is an innovative program that investigates entrepreneurial attitudes and tests whether the business idea will work. This 6-week series helps entrepreneurs get their business ideas out of their heads, down on paper, and take…

Free

Do The Work (DTW) Summit (WBCG)

Bennett College 900 E Washington Street, Greensboro, NC

In celebration of Women’s History Month, The Women’s Business Center of Greensboro will host the Do The Work (DTW) Summit on the campus of Bennett College, March 29-31, 2023. The panel discussions at this event will focus on our six core pillars: human resources, legal, technology, finance, marketing, and leadership. You can look forward to…

Winning With Women and Minorities Entrepreneurs Conference (WBCR)

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens 1800 Lakeside Avenue, Henrico, VA

The Winning With Women Conference is for entrepreneurs and business owners seeking to grow their business in a sustainable and resilient way. Meet key decision makers in the public and private sector, as well as make new connections within the business community. There will also be content targeting aspiring business-owners and students at the collegiate and high…