Trainings

NOV 29

Orientation & Open House

A 2-3 hour introductory seminar that will provide an overview of the DC Women’s Business Center’s (DC WBC) programming, partnerships and resources. Participants will receive comprehensive information about the DC WBC’s business development program to include one on one counseling options, workshops and schedule of events. Workshop facilitators will discuss and detail the Center’s 4 “E” Strategy and platform created to provide a foundation for entrepreneurial planning, growth and sustainability.  DC WBC Orientation is a requirement prior to requesting one on one counseling sessions.

 

COST:   $10.00

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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Dec 18

DC WBC Orientation

Description: A 2-3 hour introductory seminar that will provide an overview of the DC Women’s Business Center’s (DC WBC) programming, partnerships and resources. Participants will receive comprehensive information about the DC WBC’s business development program to include one on one counseling options, workshops and schedule of events. Workshop facilitators will discuss and detail the Center’s 4 “E” Strategy and platform created to provide a foundation for entrepreneurial planning, growth and sustainability.  DC WBC Orientation is a requirement prior to requesting one on one counseling sessions.

 

COST:   $10.00

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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Jan 8

Let’s Plan for Entrepreneurs

Description: A 2-3 hour workshop if you are starting a business or 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 a working business plan. Gain a comprehensive business plan outline and knowledge of what goes in a viable business plan.

 

COST:   $20.00

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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jan 10

Quickbooks for Business

Description: A 2-3 hour seminar for the small business owner to gain an overview of basic and advanced features of QuickBooks Online.  Learn how to track income & expenses, capture & organize receipts, invoice & accept payments, send estimates, track sales & sales tax, manage bills and track time.  Help your business maximize tax deductions and help your accountant help your business.

 

COST:   $45.00

Time: 10 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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jan 17

Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Working Group

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 and corporate 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 corporate and federal government contracting as a certified Woman Owned Small Business.

 

COST:   $45.00

Time: 10 AM- 4:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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jan 29

The Perfect Pitch Graduate

Description: A 2 - 3 hour intensive step-by-step course to provide specific guidance tailored to branding and perfecting the participant’s business pitch. The participants will learn how to brand themselves or their business and how effectively to structure a pitch. Graduates will then go on to pitch at DC Women Business Center’s Let’s Pitch Competition and participate at the Annual Reverse Pitch Competition.

 

COST:   $20.00

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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Feb 7

Social Media for Business

Description: A 2 - 3 hour seminar for the entrepreneur who wants to learn how to use social media for business.  The participants will learn about customer personas, the customer life cycle, content creation, and social media strategy. This course will discuss the importance of choosing the right social media platforms for your business and target audience. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of how to create valuable content, how to execute a social media strategy, and how to measure social media outcomes.

 

COST:   $20.00

Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM

Location: 740 15th St NW, 3rd floor WDC 20005

 

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