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by: Atlantic Canadian Women in Growth Partnership
Training
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Women Entrepreneurship 101

Women Entrepreneurship 101 is a five-week business start-up training program (two hours per week) designed to provide participants with the information, support and guidance they need to start their own business.

Training Modules

Women Entrepreneurship 101 provides comprehensive training and hands-on experience in five core areas (training modules) associated with the business development phase:

  • Introduction
  • Market Research
  • Marketing Plan
  • Financial Basics
  • Legal Essentials & Conclusion

 
Selection Process

A limited number of places are available in Women Entrepreneurship 101. Only individuals who submit a completed application will be considered. Applicants may be required to attend an interview to determine their suitability.

Please send your application to Isabelle Arseneau (isabelle.arseneau@wbnb-fanb.ca) no later than Sunday, August 22, 2021.

(Please note that applications are only being considered for the French program at this time. We will be delivering an English cohort of this program later in 2021/early 2022.)

Since the number of spaces is limited, we will be reviewing all applications and contacting the successful applicants by September 3, 2021. The program is scheduled to start on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 and will run for five weeks.



Testimonials

Women Entrepreneurship 101 Program went above and beyond providing the basics and most practical information to start a business. It gave me insights on all the processes I need to consider when trying to make it as an independent woman entrepreneur. As a recent immigrant from Mexico the tools that I have been given with this course give me the confidence to take the next important steps in my business.” – Yessica, program participant

“The Women Entrepreneurship 101 program was very worthwhile. It gave me a chance to get my business on track thanks to relevant, wide-ranging and high-quality training activities. For instance, prior to the program, I unwittingly sold my products at a loss because I didn’t take into account all the factors, including income taxes, that can influence the selling price. Fortunately, the Women Entrepreneurship 101 program made me aware of that. In addition, I really liked Isabelle, who was there for us throughout the process, together with the various program participants. The group atmosphere was very nice as well. Thanks very much to Isabelle and Women in Business NB for the Women Entrepreneurship 101 program. It’s a blessing!” – Jessica, program participant

“The Women Entrepreneurship 101 course boosted my self-confidence and helped me to overcome my fears. I gained insight into the financial aspects of running a business. I also felt comfortable asking questions. I can definitely say that this course was the biggest source of help I’ve received since I founded my company! Thanks, Isabelle .” — Véronique, program participant