Dedicated to training and assisting women in business or those who want to start a business.


The Women’s Business Center of New York State is providing the tools and resources necessary to help women entrepreneurs launch and expand successful companies in our communities. We provide services to area women entrepreneurs at every stage of business development through one on one counseling, either in person, online or telephone by offering training events, networking, and  mentoring opportunities. Take the…

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Women Owned Businesses Continue to Flourish

Women-owned businesses are gaining economic impact and clout. That’s the message heard at the Women’s Business Center (WBC) National Conference in El Paso, Texas, September 16-18.  The Association of Women’s Business Centers (AWBC) held the conference to share best practices with the nation’s 100+ WBCs last week. The AWBC develops and strengthens the network of women’s business centers to advance…

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8th Annual Celebrating Women in Business Conference & Trade Show

When:  Thursday, November 5, 2015 Time:  8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Location: The Owego Treadway, Owego, New York Reservations due:  November 1 $75.00  (Day worth of programs and speakers, lunch, trade show and 2 grand prize drawings )   To register go to:     The 8th  annual Celebrating Women in Business Conference will be held on Thursday, November 05, 2015, at the Owego Treadway,  8:00am-4:30pm….

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The Five Secrets of Marketing Success

Featuring: Tracy Chamberlain Higginbotham, President Women TIES, LLC  When:  Wednesday, October 14, 2015 Time: 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Location: Kiko’s, 8171 Turin Road, Rome, New York 13440 Reservations due:  October 12 $28.00  (Lunch, networking, sales, promotion and education To register go to: After twenty years of marketing two businesses over the span of changing technologies, media and formats, five…

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Small Business Training Program Agenda

Classes: 6 – 9 p.m. every Tuesday Tuesday – September 15, 2015 Overview of Entrepreneur Skills Training Program Participant Self Assessment NxLevel: Traits of a True Entrepreneur Tuesday – September 22, 2015 Overview of the Business Plan & Why a Business Plan Completion of EAP & SBA Required Data Point 1 – The Value of the Executive Summary  Tuesday –…

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Fall 2015 Small Business Training Program

Fall class begins on September 15, 2015 runs every Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 pm Topics to be covered: Overview of the Small Business Training Program Purpose of Your Business Who are your Customers? Your Products or Services Pricing and Location Marketing & Advertising Your Competitors Your Initial Start Up Costs & Capitalization Business Assets Fixed Monthly Expenses Break Even Analysis and…

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