UMW Center for Economic Development – Social Media Marketing

This workshop is designed for small business owners who are beginners or are not currently using social media to market their business. It will help business owners determine which social media platform will be the most useful for their business, help set their social media marketing goals, and measure whether their goals are being met. […]

$30

UMW Center for Economic Development Class – Access to Capital – Online

Are you a small business owner in need of a small business loan to help grow your business? Join us to learn more about the Virginia Small Business Financing Authority loan programs. Topic:  Access to Capital Learn more about VSBFA microloans and childcare loans. Fee: Free Register Here

UMW Center for Economic Development Class – Blue Print Business Plan – Online

This three-hour workshop covers the development of the narrative and financial forecasting portions of the business plan. A workbook will be provided that will take the attendees through a step-by-step approach to creating a business plan. Participants will also receive a comprehensive report on their industry. Fee: $30 Click Here to Register

$30

UMW Center for Economic Development Class – Return to Earn Grant Informational Session – Online

Are you struggling to hire the employees you need for your business?  The Return to Earn grant may assist you in hiring and retaining employees. Jackie Davis, Executive Director of the Virginia Career Works Bay Consortium Region (BayWIB), will share information on this grant program and other resources available. Key Takeaway: What is the Return to Earn […]

UMW Center for Economic Development Class – SWaM Certification – Online

Are you a small business owner who is considering selling your products or services to Virginia state agencies?  Attend this webinar to learn more about how to apply for SWaM certification and position yourself to win state contracts. Topic:  SWaM Certification Fee: Free Register Here

UMW Center for Economic Development – Blue Print Business Plan – Online

This three-hour workshop covers the development of the narrative and financial forecasting portions of the business plan. A workbook will be provided that will take the attendees through a step-by-step approach to creating a business plan. Participants will also receive a comprehensive report on their industry. Fee: $30 Register Here

$30

UMW Center for Economic Development – Blue Print Business Plan – Virtual

This three-hour workshop covers the development of the narrative and financial forecasting portions of the business plan. A workbook will be provided that will take the attendees through a step-by-step approach to creating a business plan. Participants will also receive a comprehensive report on their industry. Takeaways: Research tools Business plan components Business concept Financial […]

$30

UMW Center for Economic Development – GovCon 101 – Virtual

The Federal Government has contracting goals for Women, Minorities, Service Disabled Veterans and HUBZone located small businesses. These set asides are a great way to gain entry into the complex world of Federal contracting. This class will introduce you to these certifications and help you determine if you qualify. We will cover these key areas: […]

Free

UMW Center for Economic Development – GovCon 101 – Virtual

Are you considering registering your business to be a government contractor? Do you think government contracting might be a good option to help grow your business? If so, then join us for GovCon 101. This session will be help you to understand: • Whether government contracting is a good option for your business • If […]