Upcoming Training & Events

Women's Business Center of Ohio
The Dealership

Cincinnati and Southern Ohio: event: Business Women Now

Saturday, Aug 03 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

The Women's Business Center of Greater Cincinnati will be hosting our first annual celebration of female entrepreneurs. This will be an uplifting, empowerment celebration of women small business owners in the community coming together to network, organize, and create ways of working together. The celebration will consist of Brunch, A Female Entrepreneurial Journey with four panelists discussing the rise to their businesses, and vendors tables from the Women's Business Center Members. 

Featured Panelist: Morgan A. Owens, Founder / Owner of Curvy Cardio & The Morgan A. Owens Brand, Author. Raven Simon, Founder / Owner Simon Accounting Services, CPA. Kimberly Johnson, Founder / Owner Incredible Creation Barbershop and Salon, Author.


Cincinnati: class: Capital for Construction: Estimating and Bidding

Thursday, Aug 15 11:00AM to 1:30PM

When bidding for projects, you want to maximize your chances of winning bids. The more bids your construction company wins, the more your business grows! Messer Construction joins us for Capital for Construction, to help your business achieve long-term success.


Cincinnati and Southern Ohio: class: Building Blocks to a Home Care Business

Friday, Aug 16 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

The Women's Business Center is presenting Building Blocks for a Home Care Business with Lamonda Dye, CEO and Founder of LCD Home Healthy Agency. Lamonda will cover strategic planning to establish your business.

Join Us to assist you with planning for:

  • What area of health care will my business serve?
  • Who will you bill for your services?
  • Who will you serve/support?
  • What services will you provide?
  • What is the application process?
  • Who will be your staff?



Cleveland and Northern Ohio: event: SHARK TANK AKRON: Small Business--Government Grant(s)

Tuesday, Aug 20 11:00AM to 1:00PM

In collaboration with the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR), the Women's Business Center (WBC) wants to help find local business solutions to government propositions and contracts. Representatives will share more information about obtaining grants of various sizes. Business owners should expect to use this platform to pitch and share their ideas, innovations and strategies with the SBIR group to help take their startup to the next level.


Cincinnati and Southern Ohio: class: Building a Healthy Business: Incoming Planning & Financial Projections for Startups

Thursday, Aug 22 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

75% of small businesses have 2 weeks or less of cash in the bank. This workshop will help entrepreneurs set up their business and personal finances so they can maximize profit and limit risk. As well forecast of your future revenue and expenses for their small business.


Cincinnati and Southern Ohio: class: Bookkeeping and Accounting

Tuesday, Aug 27 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Join the Women's Business Center and Raven Simon, CPA & Principal of Simon Accounting Services in presenting Bookkeeping and Accounting for small business owners. Entrepreneurs must play many roles in the sustainability of their business and must know when is it appropriate to outsource a task.

In attending this workshop, participants will gain a better understanding of the difference between bookkeeping and accounting, and why each is important to the success of their business. Raven will present an interactive course through the Wave accounting software. The attendee will gain knowledge on low to no cost software and websites that can aid them in creating bookkeeping/accounting routines.