March

MAR
20
Finding Your Funding

March 20, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

A panel of local lenders will be on hand to explain loans, micro-loans, and lines of credit. Get connections, get funding, get launched.

Fee: $10

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MAR
22
Celebrating Women's History Month: Executive Leadership Luncheon

March 22, 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Valley Forge, PA

This annual highly-attended luncheon celebrating visionary women is open to all!

Fee: $65

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April

APR
02
Cyber Security for Small Businesses

April 2, 9:00 – 11:30 AM
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

The laws and technology surrounding privacy and security are always changing. Our experts will help you understand your obligations.

Fee: $25

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APR
04
Listening To Your Business

April 4, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Created for experienced business owners, this hands-on workshop will help you take an eye-opening deep dive into your business.

Fee: $150

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APR
09
Business Websites 101

April 9, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Designed for non-technical entrepreneurs, this workshop will help you access easy-to-use online tools to launch or improve your website.

Fee: $10

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APR
13
Orientation & Business Assessment

April 13, 5:45 – 7:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship or want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

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APR
23
How to Hire Your First Employee

April 23, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Our panel of experts will review the legal, financial, and administrative requirements for employers, plus best practices for recruitment.

Fee: $10

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May

MAY
01
Orientation & Business Assessment

May 1, 5:45 – 7:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship or want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

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MAY
14
Marketing Your Business Online

May 14, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

This workshop will review best practices for branding, search engine optimization, and social media to up your online marketing game.

Fee: $10

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June

JUN
08
Orientation & Business Assessment

June 8, 5:45 – 7:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship or want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

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JUN
25
2019 National Conference

June 25 - 27, 2019
Baltimore, MD

4,700 attendees. 40 speakers. 1,300 matchmaker meetings. It's rare an event of this magnitude comes to WBEC-East's backyard. Don't miss out on THE event of the year!

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July

JUL
23
JumpStart: Full Series

July 23 – August 20
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Interested in taking the whole 5-week series? Register here for a discount!

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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JUL
23
JumpStart: Before You Start

July 23, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Evaluate your business idea and learn how to take the next steps towards becoming a business owner.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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JUL
30
JumpStart: Market Research

July 30, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Learn the importance of researching the market so you can develop a strong business that will succeed.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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August

AUG
06
JumpStart: Financial Analysis

August 6, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Learn how to analyze sources of revenue, project sales, and determine start-up costs.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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AUG
13
JumpStart: The Business Plan

August 13, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Sound business planning is an essential ingredient for success. We'll show you how to start writing yours.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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AUG
20
JumpStart: Business Launch

August20, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

We'll help you understand the tricky legal, insurance and licensing aspects so you can launch your business with confidence.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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