Upcoming Training & Events



ECDI
Women's Business Center of Ohio
The Dealership

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: ENCORE Application (Women OVER 50)

Monday, Sep 24 5:00 PM

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Cleveland: class: ECDI Info Session

Tuesday, Sep 25 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

A forty-five minute presentation to inform prospective ECDI clients about programs to develop, fund, and launch a business with Q&A. The information session will also explain ECDI program requirements, follow-ups, and procedures. Program is required for prospective training and lending clients and is highly recommended for any other prospective ECDI client. This session will be held at ECDI.

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Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: **APPLICATION DEADLINE** Encore (Women OVER 50)

Tuesday, Sep 25 11:59 PM

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Toledo: class: Toledo Small Business Resource Days: South Branch

Tuesday, Sep 25 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Small Business Resource Day with M.o.M Speed Mentoring

Resources available for Start-Up and Growing Businesses

Tuesday, September 25th

4PM-7PM

The Small Business Resource Day will also include several workshops designed to help small business owners enhance their financial skills. 

 The Small Business Resource Days feature a Small Business Resource Center, including representatives from financial institutions and community partners available to meet one-on-one with current and aspiring entrepreneurs, introducing and explaining the various programs and services available to help them achieve their small business.

This Small Business Resource Day will be at the SOUTH Branch of the Toledo Lucas County Publiuc Libary system.

Toledo Lucas County Public Library (South Branch)
1736 Broadway Street
Toledo, OH 43609
 
Questions: Alexis Coffey, acoffey@ecdi.org
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Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Think Tank Thursday: Brand Up

Thursday, Sep 27 9:15am to 11:15am
Price: $15.00

Your brand is much more than just  a logo or a tagline.   A brand is  communicated through  every  experience a customer has with your products or services.  In this TTT, we’ll explore the tenets of effective brand building for the small business owner.  Topics covered to include:

 

  •       What exactly is a brand and how does it impact your  business?
  •       How to build a solid, memorable brand from the ground up
  •       The difference between Branding, Marketing and Advertising
  •       What the most  beloved brands have in common
  •       How  purpose should shape your brand
  •        The importance of knowing and leveraging what makes you unique     
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Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Sep 27 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

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Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Oct 04 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland: class: ECDI Info Session

Tuesday, Oct 09 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

A forty-five minute presentation to inform prospective ECDI clients about programs to develop, fund, and launch a business with Q&A. The information session will also explain ECDI program requirements, follow-ups, and procedures. Program is required for prospective training and lending clients and is highly recommended for any other prospective ECDI client. This session will be held at ECDI.

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Financial (WBC Only)

Thursday, Oct 11 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: WBC New Member Orientation

Tuesday, Oct 16 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Are you a new member to the WBC?

Come learn about WBC membership benefits and all our resources!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Blogging Meet Up

Wednesday, Oct 17 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Blogging for Business Meet Up with WBC member Zoe Brown, and creator of GoneGirlGo blog. Zoe will lead workshops teaching basic steps for blogging, and how to organize your schedule to be a productive blogger and other tricks that will enhance your blog presence. The goal of this group is to facilitate each of you creating your own blog, creating content for your blog and posting your blogs. In addition, it is hoped that you will create your own support group and learn from others who are also blogging.

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Oct 18 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment toda

Register

Cleveland: class: ECDI Info Session

Tuesday, Oct 23 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

A forty-five minute presentation to inform prospective ECDI clients about programs to develop, fund, and launch a business with Q&A. The information session will also explain ECDI program requirements, follow-ups, and procedures. Program is required for prospective training and lending clients and is highly recommended for any other prospective ECDI client. This session will be held at ECDI.

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Think Tank Thursday: Access To Capital

Thursday, Oct 25 9:15am to 11:15am
Price: $25.00

Join us to hear from a panel about financial resources available to small business owners from our diverse panel of lending institutions. â€‹Attendees will learn which types of financing are most appropriate for their needs, what lenders look for in potential borrowers, alternatives to traditional bank loans, and tips on improving their chances for success.

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Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: HR & General Business (WBC Only)

Thursday, Oct 25 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Nov 01 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Financial (WBC Only)

Thursday, Nov 08 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Nov 15 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: WBC New Member Orientation

Tuesday, Nov 20 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Are you a new member to the WBC?

Come learn about WBC membership benefits and all our resources!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Blogging Meet Up

Wednesday, Nov 21 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Blogging for Business Meet Up with WBC member Zoe Brown, and creator of GoneGirlGo blog. Zoe will lead workshops teaching basic steps for blogging, and how to organize your schedule to be a productive blogger and other tricks that will enhance your blog presence. The goal of this group is to facilitate each of you creating your own blog, creating content for your blog and posting your blogs. In addition, it is hoped that you will create your own support group and learn from others who are also blogging.

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Dec 06 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Financial (WBC Only)

Thursday, Dec 13 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register

Cleveland and Northern Ohio: class: Professional Advisory Network Appointments: Legal (WBC Only)

Thursday, Dec 20 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM

he Professional Advisory Network (P.A.N.) is a diverse group of women professionals that help local women entrepreneurs achieve new levels of success in their existing businesses.

PAN advisors donate their time to members of the WBC for one-on-one consultations. Professionals specialize in the areas of legal, financial, marketing, and HR/general business. 

1st  Thursday- Legal

2nd Thursday- Financial

3rd Thursday- Legal

4th Thursday- General Business or HR & General Business

 

This service is available for members of the WBC. Schedule your appointment today!

Register