Tuition-free February courses cowl profession, enterprise, monetary schooling

Tuition-free February courses cowl profession, enterprise, monetary schooling

New Ventures Maine plans this month to supply tuition-free workshops and courses in profession, enterprise and monetary schooling.

Self-paced, interactive-online, and in-person workshops are designed to assist folks in Maine acquire the talents, data, and confidence to start out a enterprise, construct a profession and handle cash, in accordance with a information launch from Jennifer DeJoy, communications and growth supervisor, New Ventures Maine in Augusta.

The total class schedule with new class choices for February, March, and past is accessible at

Single- and multi-session workshops are provided, together with:

• My Subsequent Profession Transfer (self-paced, on-line): Assess expertise, pursuits, and experiences and relate them to profession choices. Enroll by Wednesday, March 1. Work at one’s personal tempo.

Job Search Workshops: Wednesday, Feb. 1-15, 10-11 a.m. On-line. Prepared for a brand new job or a profession change? Be part of one or two workshops. Feb. 8: Resume Methods; and Feb. 15: Interview Methods. Additionally provided Tuesday mornings, March 14-28.

Enterprise Fundamentals: Thursdays, by means of Feb. 16, 10-11:30 a.m. On-line. This class covers the fundamentals of a marketing strategy, advertising, and money planning. It’s going to assist one assess the feasibility, desirability, and viability of their  enterprise concept and get them began with a plan.

Matched Financial savings Info Session: Monday, Feb. 6, 4-5 p.m. On-line. Study matched financial savings applications that may assist one save for a purpose by matching their financial savings with further funds. Learn how the applications work and ask questions.

Introduction to Self-Employment: Tuesday, Feb. 7, noon-1 p.m. On-line. This class covers the professionals and cons of proudly owning personal enterprise, the steps wanted for start-up, the key components of a marketing strategy, and the numerous sources accessible to assist one succeed.

Cash Administration Workshops: Tuesdays, Feb. 7-21, 6-7 p.m. On-line. Study to finances, restore credit score, and create a financial savings plan. Be part of one, two, or all three workshops. Feb. 7: Budgeting Fundamentals; Feb. 14: Let’s Speak About Credit score; Feb. 21: Construct Your Financial savings.

Enterprise Fundamentals: Tuesdays, Feb. 7, March 7 and April 11, 6-7:30 p.m. In Particular person, Portland. This class covers the marketing strategy, advertising, and money planning and is targeted on food-based companies. Assess the feasibility, desirability, and viability of a enterprise concept and get began with a plan. Location: St. Luke’s Group Kitchen, 134 Park Road in Portland.

Tax Readiness for the Self-Employed: Thursday, Feb. 9, 6-7 p.m. On-line. Learn to manage monetary information, perceive tax duties, grow to be accustomed to tax types, and file taxes with confidence. This workshop is designed for sole-proprietors.

Altering Jobs: Discovering Work That Suits: Thursdays, Feb. 9-23, noon-1:30 p.m. On-line. Contemplating a job change? This on-line class designed for girls will assist them determine work choices and advantages that align along with your pursuits, expertise, and values.

My Cash Works: Thursdays, Feb. 9-March 9, 10-11 a.m. On-line. Achieve the talents and confidence wanted to stretch cash, pay payments, cut back debt, discover cash for financial savings, plan for retirement, and set private monetary objectives with a plan to attain better monetary stability; additionally provided Wednesdays, March 1-29, 6-7 p.m., on-line.

Values + Mission = Readability in your Enterprise: Tuesday, Feb. 14, noon-1 p.m. On-line. This interactive workshop encourages one to roll up their sleeves, and create or refine their values and mission statements and leverage them for enterprise planning and success.

March Preview:

• My Cash Works: March 1-29;

• Connecting Ladies to Building Careers: March 2; and

• Venturing Forth: Enterprise Planning for Entrepreneurs: March 13-June 12.

To enroll in any of the above courses, go to or name 207-621-3440.



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