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The Importance of Workforce Diversity, Inclusion in New Hampshire

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

On air with New Hampshire Business Matters, WTPL-FM

New Hampshire Business Matters airs every third Wednesday of the month on WTPL-FM 107.7. Division of Economic Development Director Will Arvelo hosts the segments, discussing topics of interest in today’s state economy.

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

This month’s guest is Paula Parnagian of Eversource and the discussion is about the importance of workforce diversity and inclusion in New Hampshire.







Life Science in New Hampshire: Vast and Varied Landscape Attracting Companies, Researchers, Innovation

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Ken Cail, Cindy Conde; Lorna Colquhoun — NH Business Matters

New Hampshire’s life science sector, which incorporates everything from medical device manufacturing to pharmaceutical development, is growing and from June 4 – 7, it will showcased at the 2018 BIO International convention in Boston.

In New Hampshire, there are over 200 companies that represent this life sciences landscape. Some of them are subsidiaries of global companies; others are based and founded here … it’s thriving and it’s vast.

Cindy Conde
Chairman, BIOTech|MEDTech committee
NH High Technology Council

Joining the Division of Economic Development in the New Hampshire pavilion will be: ARMI|BioFabUSA; Community College System of New Hampshire; Dartmouth College; NH High Tech Council, and the University of New Hampshire.

This month’s guest on New Hampshire Business Matters on WTPL-FM is Cindy Conde, chairman of the NH High Tech Council’s BioTech|MedTech committee, who talks about this vibrant sector and what New Hampshire offers growing companies within the industry.

Tune in here.


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.