Wed

Jan 19

+ Add to Calendar 01/19/2022 5:00PM 01/19/2022 8:00PM America/New_York Webinar: Business Planning Bootcamp for the Food Industry This 3-hour bootcamp introduces skills & specific steps to build a business plan for the food industry. A solid business plan is a foundational piece to a successful business, regardless of where you are in the business lifecycle. If you are seeking to rebuild & reboot your business from the economic impact of COVID-19 or seeking to navigate the new economy as a startup, a business plan is a tool you’ll want in your toolbox. Building a plan identifies specific action steps to move a business forward, creates short-and long-term strategies, and may uncover gaps that should be bridged to reach your business objectives. In this bootcamp, the content is delivered in bite-sized pieces to introduce the major components for writing a business plan through an interactive approach and live Q&A. Best practices for business planning include identifying the right content, research, and presentation format. We will introduce techniques for addressing and planning specific elements in a business plan related to food business operations and how to incorporate relevant topics such as food production, food packaging, food safety, and customer and vendor management into a comprehensive business plan. Don’t miss this opportunity to finally create your business plan. Committing your idea to paper in the form of a business plan may increase your chances of obtaining financing and keep your efforts on track and on budget for 2021 & beyond! Join Debbie Magyar, CEO, Launch and Balance Consulting, LLC, to learn how to design a business plan to build capability, productivity, and performance at all stages in the business lifecycle. To register for the Webinar, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29335 Online - Zoom Mitra Saeidi womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Webinar: Business Planning Bootcamp for the Food Industry

05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

This 3-hour bootcamp introduces skills & specific steps to build a business plan for the food industry. A solid business plan is a foundational piece to a successful business, regardless of where you are in the business lifecycle. If you are seeking to rebuild & reboot your business from the economic impact of COVID-19 or seeking to navigate the new economy as a startup, a business plan is a tool you’ll want in your toolbox. Building a plan identifies specific action steps to move a busine ...

Thu

Jan 20

+ Add to Calendar 01/20/2022 6:00PM 01/20/2022 7:00PM America/New_York Webinar: First Leap Information Session Interested in First Leap but want to learn more? Join us for an informational session led by the Bridgeway Capital’s Creative Business Accelerator (CBA) and Chatham's Center for Women's Entrepreneurship (CWE). This session will cover the timeline for First Leap, as well as the program content and outcomes. We will also be joined by past participants who will be on hand to discuss their experience with First Leap. Both the CBA and CWE can answer questions about First Leap and discuss how the business plan that participants develop makes them eligible for the $2,000 Creative Entrepreneur Accelerator Grant offered by the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council. To register for the Webinar, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29810 Online - Zoom Michelle Price womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Webinar: First Leap Information Session

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Interested in First Leap but want to learn more? Join us for an informational session led by the Bridgeway Capital’s Creative Business Accelerator (CBA) and Chatham's Center for Women's Entrepreneurship (CWE). This session will cover the timeline for First Leap, as well as the program content and outcomes. We will also be joined by past participants who will be on hand to discuss their experience with First Leap. Both the CBA and CWE can answer questions about First Leap and discuss how the busi ...

Fri

Jan 21

+ Add to Calendar 01/21/2022 02/09/2022 America/New_York Ready to Run Pennsylvania Campaign Training for Women Ready to Run™ Pennsylvania provides non-partisan political training to encourage women to run for government leadership positions. The day-long program targets women considering or recently deciding to run for political office, providing training and mentoring by campaign professionals, political women, and officeholders. Ready to Run Pennsylvania is also a great resource for women who want to work on a campaign or get more involved in political life. Offered this year in free, virtual sessions over 3 weeks. All are welcome to attend. Ready to Run™ Pennsylvania is part of the Ready to Run™ National Training Network of the Center for American Women and Politics (CAWP) at Rutgers University (NJ). .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29519 VIRTUAL Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu
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Ready to Run Pennsylvania Campaign Training for Women

Ready to Run™ Pennsylvania provides non-partisan political training to encourage women to run for government leadership positions. The day-long program targets women considering or recently deciding to run for political office, providing training and mentoring by campaign professionals, political women, and officeholders. Ready to Run Pennsylvania is also a great resource for women who want to work on a campaign or get more involved in political life. Offered this year in free, virtual sessions ...

Fri

Jan 21

+ Add to Calendar 01/21/2022 12:00PM 01/21/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Keynote Political expert and pollster Celinda Lake will provide skill-building information around public opinion research on women candidates, including key findings on how women candidates are perceived during times of crisis, the advantages and disadvantages facing women running for office, the likeability vs. qualifications conundrum, and messages that are convincing to voters to support women candidates. She'll also discuss the support that women need and how to respond to sexist media coverage. .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29866 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Keynote

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Political expert and pollster Celinda Lake will provide skill-building information around public opinion research on women candidates, including key findings on how women candidates are perceived during times of crisis, the advantages and disadvantages facing women running for office, the likeability vs. qualifications conundrum, and messages that are convincing to voters to support women candidates. She'll also discuss the support that women need and how to respond to sexist media coverage.

Mon

Jan 24

+ Add to Calendar 01/24/2022 12:00PM 01/24/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Getting Started - What You Need To Know This session provides an overview of key elements one should consider and know before making a decision to run for public office. Personal and professional considerations will be brought forward as well as how best to get to know your district. Presented by: Dr. Dana Brown, PCWP .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29867 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Getting Started - What You Need To Know

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

This session provides an overview of key elements one should consider and know before making a decision to run for public office. Personal and professional considerations will be brought forward as well as how best to get to know your district. Presented by: Dr. Dana Brown, PCWP

Tue

Jan 25

+ Add to Calendar 01/25/2022 12:00PM 01/25/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Developing a Campaign Plan This session provides an overview of the key elements of a campaign, including establishing oneself as a candidate, developing a campaign plan, and launching the campaign. Presented by: Matt Merriman-Preston, Ampersand Political Consulting .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29869 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Developing a Campaign Plan

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

This session provides an overview of the key elements of a campaign, including establishing oneself as a candidate, developing a campaign plan, and launching the campaign. Presented by: Matt Merriman-Preston, Ampersand Political Consulting

Wed

Jan 26

+ Add to Calendar 01/26/2022 12:00PM 01/26/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Fundraising 101 Fundraising is one of the most crucial aspects of a campaign. This interactive workshop covers key components of campaign fundraising, including special emphasis on understanding why people give and the in-person “ask.” The session will also address developing a strategy for your campaign, building a donor list, recruiting and motivating a Finance Committee, and special events. Presented by: Jasmine Sessoms, She Can Win .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29870 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Fundraising 101

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Fundraising is one of the most crucial aspects of a campaign. This interactive workshop covers key components of campaign fundraising, including special emphasis on understanding why people give and the in-person “ask.” The session will also address developing a strategy for your campaign, building a donor list, recruiting and motivating a Finance Committee, and special events. Presented by: Jasmine Sessoms, She Can Win

Thu

Jan 27

+ Add to Calendar 01/27/2022 12:00PM 01/27/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Campaign Communications This session is an interactive media training workshop and topics include: tips for successful interviews on tough topics, how to look poised and professional on camera, staying on message, and public speaking techniques. Presented by: Callahan, Frontwood Strategies .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29874 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Campaign Communications

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

This session is an interactive media training workshop and topics include: tips for successful interviews on tough topics, how to look poised and professional on camera, staying on message, and public speaking techniques. Presented by: Callahan, Frontwood Strategies

Thu

Jan 27

+ Add to Calendar 01/27/2022 6:00PM 03/03/2022 8:00PM America/New_York Food Start Up Success - Online Do you have a great idea for a food business and don’t know how to turn your dream into a reality? This 6-week program will help any aspiring food business owner begin their business journey. Topics include how to formally start your business, marketing and branding, how to distribute and sell your food product and more. This course is ideal for anyone thinking about starting a restaurant, catering company, food product, or food service (meal planning, nutrition, etc.) business. The Spring program will be offered Online Only and offered at a reduced rate of $45. The program is capped at 25 participants. Required: Zoom capable device and internet access to participate. Facilitator: Rachel Graper, Serial Food Entrepreneur & Marketing Professional Calla-Marie Norman, Graduate Student Consultant | CRAFT To view the syllabus for the Food Start Up Success program: Click Here. A limited number of partial, need-based scholarships are available. Access the Application Here! The Food Start Up Success is part of the Back to Business: Recovery & Growth for the Food Industry programming. Funding for this program was provided by a grant from the Hillman Family Foundation To register for the Program, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29648 Online - Zoom Mitra Saedi womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Food Start Up Success - Online

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Do you have a great idea for a food business and don’t know how to turn your dream into a reality? This 6-week program will help any aspiring food business owner begin their business journey. Topics include how to formally start your business, marketing and branding, how to distribute and sell your food product and more. This course is ideal for anyone thinking about starting a restaurant, catering company, food product, or food service (meal planning, nutrition, etc.) business. The Spring ...

Fri

Jan 28

+ Add to Calendar 01/28/2022 12:00PM 01/28/2022 1:00PM America/New_York Webinar: The Risks and Rewards of Gig Work Have you considered jumping onto the gig work bandwagon? Maybe the allure of flexible scheduling and being your own boss has appeal. Come to this informative panel discussion to learn the pros, cons, and hidden costs of this growing area of employment. Companies are engaging contingent or gig workers more than ever, and plenty of people are leaping to being freelancers, consultants, seasonal workers, and other temporary or on-demand professionals. This structure allows companies to hire the right talent at the right time, so they have the flexibility to get the skills and availability needed. At the same time, workers enjoy increased job mobility. But what are the hidden costs of making this change? Join this powerful panel to hear more about the risks and rewards of gig work rom the Center for Women's Entrepreneurship at Chatham University, Pittsburgh's Financial Empowerment Center, the Career Development Center at JFCS, Neighborhood Legal Services Association, and United Steelworkers. The webinar is hosted by The Center for Women, which is a program of the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW). To register for the Webinar, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29802 Online Kate Booker womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Webinar: The Risks and Rewards of Gig Work

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Have you considered jumping onto the gig work bandwagon? Maybe the allure of flexible scheduling and being your own boss has appeal. Come to this informative panel discussion to learn the pros, cons, and hidden costs of this growing area of employment. Companies are engaging contingent or gig workers more than ever, and plenty of people are leaping to being freelancers, consultants, seasonal workers, and other temporary or on-demand professionals. This structure allows companies to hire the righ ...

Fri

Jan 28

+ Add to Calendar 01/28/2022 12:00PM 01/28/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Getting on the Ballot This how-to session will give practical information about getting on the ballot as a candidate. Presented by: Chet Harhut, Deputy Division Manager of Elections for Allegheny County .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29875 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Getting on the Ballot

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

This how-to session will give practical information about getting on the ballot as a candidate. Presented by: Chet Harhut, Deputy Division Manager of Elections for Allegheny County

Mon

Jan 31

+ Add to Calendar 01/31/2022 12:00PM 01/31/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Navigating Pennsylvania's Political Parties This session highlights the power dynamics of party organizations, such as: building relationships with party operatives and gaining the party’s support as well as how to respond when the party organization is not supportive. Panelists: Bernadette Comfort, Vice Chairwoman of the PA Republican Party State Representative Valerie Gaydos (R-44) State Representative Patty Kim (D-103) Dr. Nancy Patton Mills, Chairwoman of the PA Democratic Party .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29876 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Navigating Pennsylvania's Political Parties

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

This session highlights the power dynamics of party organizations, such as: building relationships with party operatives and gaining the party’s support as well as how to respond when the party organization is not supportive. Panelists: Bernadette Comfort, Vice Chairwoman of the PA Republican Party State Representative Valerie Gaydos (R-44) State Representative Patty Kim (D-103) Dr. Nancy Patton Mills, Chairwoman of the PA Democratic Party

Tue

Feb 01

+ Add to Calendar 02/01/2022 12:00PM 02/01/2022 1:30PM America/New_York Ready to Run PA: Women of Color in Pennsylvania Politics This panel of experts and practitioners will focus on issues of particular interest to women of color considering a run for public office. Panelists: Judge Nicola Henry-Taylor, Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas State Representative Summer Lee (D-34) Councilwoman Maria Quiñones Sánchez, Philadelphia District 7 .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29877 Zoom Webinar Annie Guadagnino pcwp@chatham.edu

Ready to Run PA: Women of Color in Pennsylvania Politics

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

This panel of experts and practitioners will focus on issues of particular interest to women of color considering a run for public office. Panelists: Judge Nicola Henry-Taylor, Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas State Representative Summer Lee (D-34) Councilwoman Maria Quiñones Sánchez, Philadelphia District 7

Sat

Feb 05

+ Add to Calendar 02/05/2022 9:00AM 02/06/2022 5:30PM America/New_York ServSafe® Food Manager Certification ServSafe is a food and beverage safety training and certificate program administered by the U.S. National Restaurant Association. The ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)-Conference for Food Protection (CFP), which is valid for five years, and recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. ServSafe is the industry standard in food safety training and provides all employees with accurate and up-to-date information on all aspects of food safety and handling, from receiving and storing food, to food preparing and serving. Join the Center for Regional Agriculture and Food Transformation (CRAFT) and the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship (CWE) at Chatham University for a two-day, 16-hour live training class to gain the industry recognized certification with a certified trainer. The live training class will consist of 8 hours of instruction each day, with participants taking the online exam at the end of the second day of training. Topics covered include: - Preventing cross-contamination - Cleaning and sanitizing - Food safety regulations - Time and temperature control - Safe food preparation Dates: Saturday February 5th & Sunday February 6th, 2022 Times: 9:00AM to 5:30PM each day (break for lunch provided) Location: Community Kitchen Pittsburgh, 107 Flowers Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15207 (Google Map) Fee: $36 (incudes ServSafe® Manager Certification Two Day Live Training Class and Online Exam Access Code) ServSafe Manuals will be available FOR LOAN to registered participants. If you would like to purchase a manual to keep after the class has been completed, please click THIS LINKto order. Note: Books take 5-7 business days to be delivered, please plan accordingly. To register for the Program, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29851 Community Kitchen Pittsburgh, 107 Flowers Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15207 (Google Map) Mitra Saeidi womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

ServSafe® Food Manager Certification

9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

ServSafe is a food and beverage safety training and certificate program administered by the U.S. National Restaurant Association. The ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI)-Conference for Food Protection (CFP), which is valid for five years, and recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. ServSafe is the industry standard in food safety training and provides all employees with accurate and up-to-date in ...

Mon

Feb 07

+ Add to Calendar 02/07/2022 5:00PM 02/07/2022 8:00PM America/New_York Webinar: Business Planning Bootcamp for Creatives > Have a business plan, but worried it does not fit your post-pandemic goals and realities? > Have some notes with ideas for growth, but need to get detailed and data driven? > Looking to get funding to grow, and want to create a business plan to inspire investors? On Monday, February 7, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. creative entrepreneurs can join the free webinar “Business Planning Bootcamp for Creatives” to participate in an intensive unpacking of business planning essentials. Those already with guiding documentation can use the webinar to make sure their plan is relevant and refined. Those new to the process will learn more about the key elements that make business planning helpful in translating good ideas into next steps. Flexible and clear business planning has never been more important as creatives pivot and adapt to the evolving economic conditions from the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, sound planning can build entrepneruial confidence to make big moves and inspire investors to fund those next steps. This workshop is presented by Chatham University’s Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship in partnership with Bridgeway Capital’s Creative Business Accelerator. The webinar will be led by business planning expert, Debbie Magyar, CEO of Virtual Business Design at Launch and Balance Consulting. Katie Johnson, Associate Director of the Creative Business Accelerator, will help facilitate to keep the focus on building creative fulfillment and commercial success into business planning. To register for the Webinar, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29807 Online - Zoom Michelle Price womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Webinar: Business Planning Bootcamp for Creatives

05:00 PM - 08:00 PM

> Have a business plan, but worried it does not fit your post-pandemic goals and realities? > Have some notes with ideas for growth, but need to get detailed and data driven? > Looking to get funding to grow, and want to create a business plan to inspire investors? On Monday, February 7, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. creative entrepreneurs can join the free webinar “Business Planning Bootcamp for Creatives” to participate in an intensive unpacking of business planning essentials. Those alr ...

Wed

Feb 09

+ Add to Calendar 02/09/2022 6:30PM 02/09/2022 9:00PM America/New_York Just Films - Unapologetic • 5:30PM Reception• 6:30PM Film Screening - followed by Panel Discussion with Q&A• This event is free and open to the public. Film Synopsis: After two police killings, Black millennial organizers challenge a Chicago administration complicit in state violence against its Black residents. Told through the lens of Janaé and Bella, two fierce abolitionist leaders, Unapologetic is a deep look into the Movement for Black Lives, from the police murder of Rekia Boyd to the election of mayor Lori Lightfoot. .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29260 134 (formerly Sanger) Coolidge Hall Melody Harris m.harris@chatham.edu
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Just Films - Unapologetic

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

• 5:30PM Reception• 6:30PM Film Screening - followed by Panel Discussion with Q&A• This event is free and open to the public. Film Synopsis: After two police killings, Black millennial organizers challenge a Chicago administration complicit in state violence against its Black residents. Told through the lens of Janaé and Bella, two fierce abolitionist leaders, Unapologetic is a deep look into the Movement for Black Lives, from the police murder of Rekia Boyd to the election of mayor Lori Lightf ...

Fri

Feb 11

+ Add to Calendar 02/11/2022 8:00AM 02/11/2022 9:00AM America/New_York LIVESTREAM: Women Business Leaders Breakfast "At Home" Series Join the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship for an engaging and educational panel discussion held by entrepreneurs in the business of child care. Panelists Brittini Wright-Burley (Wright Childcare Solutions and The Learning Loft Childcare Centers), Tiffany Lewis (The Children’s Ark Learning Centers), and Victoria Deakings (Deakings Daycare Centers) will share their collective experiences serving parents, children, and employers through quality care and early education. Topics will include how they started, best practices, how they weathered and stabilized during the global pandemic, and visions for the future of the child care industry in our city. To register for the Livestream, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29878 Online - Zoom Mitra Saeidi womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

LIVESTREAM: Women Business Leaders Breakfast "At Home" Series

08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Join the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship for an engaging and educational panel discussion held by entrepreneurs in the business of child care. Panelists Brittini Wright-Burley (Wright Childcare Solutions and The Learning Loft Childcare Centers), Tiffany Lewis (The Children’s Ark Learning Centers), and Victoria Deakings (Deakings Daycare Centers) will share their collective experiences serving parents, children, and employers through quality care and early education. Topics will include how t ...

Sat

Feb 12

+ Add to Calendar 02/12/2022 9:00AM 02/12/2022 12:00PM America/New_York Webinar: Build Your Business This Valentine’s weekend explore loving your life through being a small business owner. Offered in partnership with Pittsburgh SCORE and The Center for Women, the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship will host a half-day Build Your Business webinar for individuals interested in starting or expanding their business. The information shared in this comprehensive session will assist gig workers, small business owners, and those who dream of being their own boss. Entrepreneurs and business experts will present the following topics: Marketing & Communications, Legal, Financing, Accounting, and Business Lessons Learned. The presenters represent a wide array of experiences but all balance work, family and fun and will talk about how you can do it too! To register for the Webinar, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29801 Online - Zoom Kate Booker Womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Webinar: Build Your Business

09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This Valentine’s weekend explore loving your life through being a small business owner. Offered in partnership with Pittsburgh SCORE and The Center for Women, the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship will host a half-day Build Your Business webinar for individuals interested in starting or expanding their business. The information shared in this comprehensive session will assist gig workers, small business owners, and those who dream of being their own boss. Entrepreneurs and business experts wil ...

Tue

Feb 15

+ Add to Calendar 02/15/2022 9:30AM 03/08/2022 11:30AM America/New_York Breaking Down the Business Plan - Online This 4-week program will help you develop a comprehensive business plan for your business. Dates: Four Tuesday mornings from 9:30AM - 11:30AM starting February 15 until March 8, 2022 The spring 4-week program will be offered Online Only at a reduced rate of $55 (includes a 3-month license for LivePlan business planning software). Required: Zoom capable device and internet access. You will work through all the major components of writing a plan and emerge with the first draft in hand. Breaking Down the Business Plan will utilize the software program LivePlan, and your registration will include a 3-month license for the software. This program takes a deep dive into each section of the business plan with a concentration on financial projections, what are they, and how to create them. Topics covered will include strategy, scaling, target markets, competition, marketing & sales, operations & metrics, accounting, forecasting, financial statements, strategic planning, financing, pitching, and more. Facilitator: Debbie Magyar, CEO, Launch and Balance Consulting LLC To register for the Program, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29731 Online - Zoom Mitra Saeidi womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Breaking Down the Business Plan - Online

09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

This 4-week program will help you develop a comprehensive business plan for your business. Dates: Four Tuesday mornings from 9:30AM - 11:30AM starting February 15 until March 8, 2022 The spring 4-week program will be offered Online Only at a reduced rate of $55 (includes a 3-month license for LivePlan business planning software). Required: Zoom capable device and internet access. You will work through all the major components of writing a plan and emerge with the first draft in hand. ...

Wed

Feb 23

+ Add to Calendar 02/23/2022 6:00PM 03/30/2022 8:00PM America/New_York Concept to Launch - Online "Concept to Launch" is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for entrepreneurs in the early stages of starting a business. Dates: Six Wednesday evenings from 6-8 PM starting on February 23rd and ending on March 30th. The Spring program will be offered Online Only and offered at a reduced rate of $45. The program is capped at 25 participants. Required: Zoom capable device and internet access to participate. Classes focus on: - Developing the business concept - Identifying target customers and markets - Marketing strategies - Foundational operations of your business - Basic financials - Legal business entities - Developing and delivering your “pitch” Facilitator: Lillian Rafson, Founder and CEO of Pack Up + Go To view the syllabus for the Concept to Launch program: Click Here. A limited number of partial, need-based scholarships are available through the generous support of Bridgeway Capital. Access the Application, Here! To register for the Program, CLICK HERE! .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29647 Online - Zoom Mitra Saeidi womens-entrepreneurship@chatham.edu

Concept to Launch - Online

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

"Concept to Launch" is a 6-week entrepreneurial training program for entrepreneurs in the early stages of starting a business. Dates: Six Wednesday evenings from 6-8 PM starting on February 23rd and ending on March 30th. The Spring program will be offered Online Only and offered at a reduced rate of $45. The program is capped at 25 participants. Required: Zoom capable device and internet access to participate. Classes focus on: - Developing the business concept - Identifying targ ...

Wed

Mar 09

+ Add to Calendar 03/09/2022 6:30PM 03/09/2022 9:00PM America/New_York Just Films - No Small Matter • 5:30PM Reception• 6:30PM Film Screening - followed by Panel Discussion with Q&A• This event is free and open to the public. Film Synopsis: No Small Matter is the first feature documentary to explore the most overlooked, underestimated, and powerful force for change in America today: early childhood education. Through poignant stories and surprising humor, the film lays out the overwhelming evidence for the importance of the first five years, and reveals how our failure to act on that evidence has resulted in an everyday crisis for American families, and a slow-motion catastrophe for the country. .Event page: http://www.chatham.edu/events/details.cfm?eventID=29261 Beckwith Auditorium, Buhl Hall Melody Harris m.harris@chatham.edu
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Just Films - No Small Matter

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

• 5:30PM Reception• 6:30PM Film Screening - followed by Panel Discussion with Q&A• This event is free and open to the public. Film Synopsis: No Small Matter is the first feature documentary to explore the most overlooked, underestimated, and powerful force for change in America today: early childhood education. Through poignant stories and surprising humor, the film lays out the overwhelming evidence for the importance of the first five years, and reveals how our failure to act on that evide ...