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Center for Women & Enterprise Offering Resources, Expertise for Women Entrepreneurs

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Nancy Pearson, Center for Women & Enterprise; Chris Way, Acting Director, Division of Economic Development

Our guest this month on New Hampshire Business Matters, which airs at 3:05 pm on the third Wednesday of the month on WTPL-FM 107.7, is Nancy Pearson of the Center for Women and Enterprise, located in Nashua.

It’s one of several offices located around New England and with funding in part from the Small Business Administration, it’s a terrific resource for women entrepreneurs, whether they are just starting out, or growing their businesses.

If that describes you, or a woman you know, tune in to this month’s show.


Upcoming events by the CW&E:


 

Effective Presentation Skills – CWE New Hampshire – Sept 5

As an entrepreneur, your ability to persuade your audience through a concise and compelling presentation is a key factor to your business success. This interactive workshop focuses on the basics of developing a strong presentation and more

Business Planning: Getting Started (5-wks)-CWE New Hampshire – Sep 5 – Oct 5

Do you have an idea for a business that you want to launch or explore more deeply? Have you always dreamed of becoming an entrepreneur, but were never sure just where to start?

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners – CWE New Hampshire – Sept 6

This workshop provides a high-level overview of a range of legal issues that entrepreneurs should be aware of when starting a new company. Attend this workshop to learn how to avoid common mistakes and employ preventative measures and more.

Branding for Your Small Business – CWE New Hampshire – Sept 7

Branding goes beyond a mere color palette and logo—it’s your reputation, and is essential to keep your customers returning. However, many small business owners struggle in developing a strong, solid brand. In this workshop, you will gain a better understanding of the importance of good branding and more.

Marketing on a Shoestring – CWE New Hampshire – Sept 12

Competition for a spot in the marketplace and in the media is tough. Learn how to maximize your resources to gain visibility for your products and services. Find out how to market your product, determine and refine your target audience, and reach customers with the right message and the right media.

Keeping the Books: Basic Recordkeeping & Accounting – CWE New Hampshire – Sept 14

Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an experienced business owner, staying on top of your financial recordkeeping is critical to your success.

Intelitek of Derry Works to Create STEM Pathways for Middle, High School Students

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Ido Yerushalmi and Jimmie Hinson

A New Hampshire company is transforming STEM education by working with schools to create pathways for middle and high school students.


Tune into this month’s edition of New Hampshire Business Matters.


On our monthly New Hampshire Business Matters radio show on WTPL-FM107.7, business resource specialist Jimmie Hinson spoke with Ido Yerushalmi, president and CEO of Intelitek, located in Derry.

New Hampshire Business Matters, featuring business news from the New Hampshire Division of Economic Development, airs at 3:05 pm every third Wednesday of the month on WTPL.

 

 

 

 

 

Taking Off with New Hampshire Aerospace and Defense Export Consortium

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Dawn Wivell, Chris Way ~ NH Business Matters ~ WTPL-FM

Since it’s inception four years ago, the New Hampshire Aerospace and Defense Export Consortium has, well, taken off.

Developed as a way to help the more than 300 Granite State companies and manufacturers involved in these industries diversify their customer base, NHADEC is growing its membership outside of New Hampshire.

With partnerships established with AeroMontreal and the Farnborough Aerospace Consortium, NHADEC is fast becoming an international resource for companies looking for partnerships and other relationships with those here in New Hampshire.


Join NHADEC for its annual networking event on June 15. Meet others in the industry and hear about industry trends. Register today!


Aero/defense is one of the fastest growing industries in the state and NHADEC is taking it to new heights. On our monthly radio show yesterday on WTPL-FM, acting Director Chris Way and NHADEC executive Director Dawn Wivell talked about what’s new and what’s happening.

Tune in here.

Lorna Colquhoun
Communications Director
Division of Economic Development

 

New Hampshire Agriculture and the Economy and Other Interesting Things

Friday, April 21st, 2017

radioNow that we have seen the last of the snow (inasmuch as we can say that for New Hampshire in April!), there are those who can’t wait to sink their hands into the dirt and get going on their garden.


New Hampshire Business Matters airs at 3:05 pm every third Wednesday on WTPL-FM, 107.7


Agriculture, at $1.5 billion, is a big contributor to our economy and according to the state Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food, the number of New Hampshire farms increase 5 percent according to the 2012 Agricultural Census, at a time when farms were decreasing nationwide by 4 percent.

On our monthly radio show this week, Gail McWilliam Jellie of the Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food, was our guest this week and talked about what’s happening in this industry.

Tune in.

 

Keeping Your Business Safe from Threats to Cyber Security

Thursday, October 20th, 2016
cybersecurity

Director Perry Plummer of New Hampshire Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management; Commissioner Denis Goulet of the Department of Information Technology; Director Carmen Lorentz, Division of Economic Development

October is National Cyber Security Awareness month and that was the subject of this month’s New Hampshire Business Matters radio show on WTPL – 107.7 FM.


Tune in to NH Business Matters


Guests for the show were Director Perry Plummer of New Hampshire Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and Commissioner Denis Goulet of the Department of Information Technology, who provided information and resources aimed at business owners and how they can keep their online presence safe and secure.

For more information about cyber security and the steps you can take to keep your business safe, visit the Department of Homeland Security.