Business Education Workshops

Learn new skills, navigate the complexities of business ownership and connect with other business owners and local experts at our events. One-time events and series, presented in English and en español, include topics developed for our clients such as marketing, personal and business finance, business planning, selling, leadership skills and more. 

Monthly Workshops

Startup Info Sessions
Have an idea or ready to start your business? This session will share a step-by-step checklist with the important steps that you need to be taking before launching your business.
(Presented in Spanish quarterly) Presentado en español trimestralmente.

Next Level Business Hours
Are you ready to take your existing business to the next level? Bring your questions and we’ll discuss different areas that may need attention to help your business scale and grow.

Financial Fridays
BBVA Financial Capability Coaches promote the importance of financial health and share expertise on personal finance, banking and small business planning.
(Presented in Spanish quarterly) Presentado en español trimestralmente.

Women Owned Wednesday: Her Journey to Success
Grab your lunch while you learn from women business owners how they became successful entrepreneurs. Learn about business success strategies and the resources available to help female entrepreneurs succeed.

Business Advising

The WBC provides free individual business consultations by appointment Monday through Friday 9 am – 6 pm. Until further notice, consultations will be virtual or by phone. After hours and weekend appointments are available by request.

Our Counseling Services Include
  • Business Start Up: assist with concept ideas, financial forecasts, market research, and general start-up assistance for new business venture
  • Business Plan Development: assist with writing and formalizing the business plan and financial projections
  • Business Growth: assist with exploring funding options and preparing for loan applications; brainstorming ideas and creating action plans with SMART goals
  • Marketing Plans: Assist with writing and formalizing a responsive marketing plan that meets your needs; assist with development of business social media pages and website
  • Management Assistance: Assist with financial management, human resource management, organization and operations
  • Certification and Contracting: Assistance with application process and accessing information on government contracting
Startup Business Owners
Established Business Owners
  • Schedule a 15-minute call to assess your business growth needs or explore our funding opportunities to help you scale.
  • If you’ve been in business 6 months or more, register for Next Level Business Hour
  • Email us at wbcdfw@liftfund.com.

Resources

  • Download the LiftFund DFW Women’s Business Center calendar of events HERE.
  • LiftLearn: A library of business video tutorials, including business plan and financial plan templates and more
  • The Dallas Business Resource and Information Network : Upcoming educational events for small business owners, including a variety of local small business resources.  
  • SBA ResourcesResources to help you start your business or expand your business
  • Loan Readiness Quiz: Find out how prepared you are to apply for a loan