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We offer a variety of programs aimed at enhancing the knowledge and business management skills of women through advisories, workshops, mentoring programs, trade missions, networking events and conferences.  The Blue Navigation bar to your left is an overview of many program and training opportunities for you to explore. We encourage you to speak with one of our business advisors to help you find the best learning opportunities to help you thrive. 

The Centre for Women in Business has been a driving force behind entrepreneurship in Atlantic Canada for over 26 years, and an active participant in entrepreneurship research, and initiatives that champion the needs of women business owners in almost every sector. 
We invite you to:

  • Discuss your business idea using our eAdvisor
  • Develop a smart business plan through our Blueprint for Success program
  • Enroll in some of our business Training Workshops offered online, here in the HRM and throughout the province
  • Talk to our knowledgeable Team Members about funding opportunities, marketing strategies and exporting your products or services
  • Find out more about Supplier Diversity programs that could benefit your business
  • Network with other entrepreneurs and business organizations that can help take your business to the next level
  • Call us! 902.457.6449, toll-free 1.888.776.9022

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Getting Started in Business

       What Our

     Clients Say:

“I wish I'd come to the Centre first - it’s much easier when you have someone who knows how to help you. It’s kind of a shopping mall for business connections." - Amanda Kincaid, Line Magazine

"I just want to say 'THANK YOU' for all you do at the CWB. It's nice to know that there's a support group that offers continuous workshops & events that help us improve & grow our business." - Carol Lynn Lucas, Just Call Us Health Solutions

"As a young entrepreneur, the direction I received from the Centre for Women in Business gave me the push I needed to take the first steps in business. When I look back on the role the Centre played in my beginning, I am grateful to have had its support. Thank you.”- Julia Rivard,