Women's Business Hub


A big business starts small.

Richard Branson

Business Planning

Course Content

Wednesday, November 4, 1:00PM

This section will help you outline what you plan to accomplish with your business, how you plan to do it, when it will be done, and who will carry it out. 

Tuesday, November 10, 1:00PM

Learn how to conduct an analysis of the industry that you are in, as well as your key competitors and customers. 

Wednesday, November 18, 1:00PM

The basis for your prospective sales and pricing estimates.

Wednesday, November 25, 1:00PM

All of the activities that your business will undertake to create demand.

Wednesday, December 2, 1:00PM

Materials required, timeline, dates, and specific actions to carry out your plan.

Wednesday, December 9, 1:00PM

How much will you need to start your business? Where will you get it from? How will you make it back?

Wednesday, December 16, 1:00PM

How you will fund your business and its future transactions.

Wednesday, December 23, 1:00PM

An overview of your business (Executive Summary) as well as a solid contingency plan.


  • November 30
  • December 3
  • December 10
  • January 4
  • January 5-7

Leadership Workshop

This workshop consists of an initial two-hour group session followed by three one-hour weekly sessions.

Social Marketing Basics

This three-hour interactive webinar will introduce you to the basics of marketing on social media. Topics to be covered include:

  • Creating stories and posts
  • Choosing and using hashtags
  • Targeting your customers
  • Using insights to maximize your presence on social media

Marketing Tips for Small Business

This three-hour webinar workshop will provide tips on getting your products in front of consumers. Topics to be covered include: 

  • How to make your website generate income 
  • The importance of three-tiered pricing
  • Tips on selling to retailers
  • Marketing tips that generate sales

Dollars and Sense

Deepen your understanding of the inner workings of your business. Learn how to read your financial data and make informed decisions that positively impact your business.

Bookkeeping Software Training

This training takes place over three 2-hour group sessions as well as a single 1:1 coaching session.

Book 1:1 Coaching with Linda

Use the calendar to book 1:1 coaching sessions with Linda. Sessions are 30 minutes in length and do not begin until November 23rd. 

Please book only one week ahead and only one session at a time.