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Let’s Pitch Party and Networking Mixer

A combination of pitch party and networking event where clients who are currently in business submit an application to pitch their product to an audience of women and a 3 member guest panel. How it works: Pitchers will have 3 minutes to pitch their products and/or services to a panel of judges and receive immediate feedback. One business will be declared the winner. Following the Pitch Competition, attendees will have the opportunity to network with other small business owners and attendees during the Networking Mixer portion of the evening. PLEASE NOTE: If you are interested in participating in the Let's Pitch Party as a spectator only, you will need to purchase a Spectator Ticket. Those interested in pitching should purchase the Participant Ticket.

 

Cost:   $20 - $45

Time:    6:30 - 9:00 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Scale

“Let’s Scale” is a seminar for business owners who are looking for opportunities to grow and begin the next phase of their businesses. Topics will include identifying processes and procedures, how to outsource for essential company functions (human resources, chief financial officer, etc.) and government contracting.

 

Cost:   $20

Time:    6:30 - 9:00 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Excel

Let's Excel is a workshop designed for small business owners who want to learn how to navigate federa government contracting. Participants will gain insight into how federal government contracting works, how to prepare for proposals, capture manage and map out overall strategies that can be used to respond to procurement opportunities with government agencies.

 

COST:   $20

Time:     6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Push

A 2-3 hour seminar for business owners to provide a basic overview of the lending packaging process. Participants will learn the fundamentals of securing credit and capital and applying for a microloan. This course will prepare women entrepreneurs to gain access to capital to grow their businesses.

 

COST:   $20

Time:     6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

High Tea Speaker Series

Description: Come have an entertaining midafternoon at our High Tea Party Speaker Series. Dress to impress in tea party attire or fascinators and enjoy refreshments while learning about intellectual property, patents and trademarks, and the impact of intellectual property on your marketing strategy.  Learn the basics so you can avoid costly mistakes! Guest speaker Nepolina Chhetri, Esq is seasoned in intellectual property law and will lead the discussion on intellectual property, patents and trademarks. Chhetri will be available to answer any questions.  Mix and mingle with other aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs.

 

COST:   $20

Time:     2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Location: Swann House, DuPont Circle

 

 

 

 

Let’s Plan

A 2-3 hour workshop for start-ups and established business owners who want to go back to the drawing board to complete a roadmap for operating a business. Participants will learn how to brainstorm a feasible business concept and how to write a working business plan. Participants gain a comprehensive business plan outline and knowledge of what goes in a viable business plan.

 

COST:   $20

Time:    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Excel

A 2-3 hour seminar for business owners where business owners meet to discuss strategies and learn how to navigate federal government contracting. Women will learn how to write a strategic plan that includes a capture management strategy that can be used repeatedly to identify how to procure contracts with varying agencies within the federal government.

 

COST:   $20

Time:    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

WOSB Working Group Program

Description: The Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Working Group Program is a two-day 10 hour training course. Participants will gain insight into how federal government contracting works; get certified as a WOSB, learn about the types of solicitations and highlight the differences, discuss effective contract capture management strategies and business development. This workshop will prepare women business owners to pursue federal government contracting as a certified Woman Owned Small Business.

 

COST:   $45

Time:    10 AM – 4 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

 

Let’s Push

Description: A 2-3 hour seminar for business owners to provide a basic overview of the lending packaging process. Participants will learn the fundamentals of securing credit and capital and applying for a microloan. This course will prepare women entrepreneurs to gain access to capital to grow their businesses.

 

COST:   $20

Time:    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Pitch Party and Networking Mixer

Description: The Let's Pitch Party and Networking Mixer is a great opportunity for business owners to gain experience, learn how to pitch their businesses in front of a live audience, and receive valuable feedback from a panel of small business experts. Participants will learn what goes into a pitch that will prepare them to market their products and/or services. Not ready to pitch? Join us as a spectator and network will fellow business owners.

 

COST:   $20 - $45

Time:    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Scale

Description: A 2-3 hour seminar for business owners who are looking for opportunities to grow and begin the next phase of their businesses. Ideal for business owners who have been in business at least 2 years. Topics will include business expansion, continuous improvement, strategy and organizational management, government contracting, and financial education.

 

COST:   $20

Time:    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

 

Let’s Plan

Description: A 2-3 hour workshop for start-ups and established business owners who want to go back to the drawing board to complete a roadmap for operating a business. Participants will learn how to brainstorm a feasible business concept and how to write a working business plan. Participants gain a comprehensive business plan outline and knowledge of what goes in a viable business plan.

 

COST:   $20

Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

Upcoming Trainings

Quickbooks Workshops

Join us for workshops related to in depth training of Intuit Quickbooks.

Anticipated Schedule: Summer 2018

 

 

 

Tea Party Speaker Series

A series of casual tea parties hosted at different venues that will allow entrepreneurs a networking platform, with guest speakers on relevant small business topics.  Sip, learn and network.

 

Anticipated Schedule: June, July, August. Official dates and times and registration information will be released soon.

 

 

 

Small Business Awards

Recognize the many contributions of our clients with an annual DC WBC awards ceremony.  The process will include a call for nominations recognizing 2 businesses in each category. Gain well-deserved recognition for the work you are doing.  Award winners will gain press opportunity and online recognition.

 

Time:    11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: DC WBC Offices

 

 

 

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