Madison Area Classes

Expand the sections below to view classes based on your business stage, or scroll down to view a full calendar of Madison area classes. If you’re looking for classes in other areas of the state, click here.

To download our Greater Madison July – December 2019 Program Guide, click here.

Your Dream

Classes for those new to WWBIC or looking for training & resources to get their business started

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Your Foundation

Classes for those who have recently launched a business.

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Your Growth

Classes for both new & experienced business owners to expand their learning and improve their results.

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Financial Capabilities

Classes for those looking to improve their personal finances. All WWBIC financial capability programs are FREE to attendees.

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ALL UPCOMING MADISON AREA CLASSES


  • August 6, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Your business plan is a critical tool for communication with potential funders and as a guide to manage business growth. You will learn: what goes into a business plan, what’s important and tools to get you started.  (more…)


  • August 7, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Discover whether becoming an entrepreneur is for you. You will learn: how to assess and research your business idea and receive other tips and useful resources. (more…)


  • August 15, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Your business is starting to grow and now you are ready to hire your first employee. Avoid common small business HR mistakes. In this class you will learn: most common HR laws, steps for successful recruitment, and the difference between and employee and an independent contractor. (more…)


  • August 17, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Aprenda como QuickBooks puede ayudarle a organizar sus registros de negocios y estados financieros. Quickbook es un programa o software que se ha convertido en una poderosa herramienta para los dueños de negocios. (more…)


  • August 22, 2019
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Explore new and creative methods for funding your business. Find out how Kiva and WWBIC work together to provide funding for your business. In partnership with the Madison Black Chamber of Commerce (more…)


  • August 22, 2019
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Numbers aren’t for everyone. Join us to learn how to create cashflow and projections sheets for your business.  (more…)


  • September 4, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Discover whether becoming an entrepreneur is for you. You will learn: how to assess and research your business idea and receive other tips and useful resources. (more…)


  • September 10, 2019
    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Strong Women Strong Coffee encourages business professionals and entrepreneurs to build meaningful connections. Fueled by caffeine & passion, this morning networking event is for women who are focused on achieving something fresh and new for their business and themselves. Each event features a local strong woman and her story! (more…)


  • September 11, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

In 8 sessions you will hone the skills needed to create, manage and grow a small business. You will learn: the feasibility of your business idea, listen to expert guest speakers, and develop a complete business plan (more…)

Prefer to view all upcoming Madison area classes in list format? Click here.

WWBIC is an equal opportunity provider.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made upon request with at least two weeks’ notice. Please contact your local WWBIC office for arrangements. SBA programs are offered to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis

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