SC Women’s Business Center

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With the help of a grant from the Small Business Administration and many supporters, Center for Women’s South Carolina Women’s Business Center program opened in 2011. This program provides FREE, confidential one-on-one business coaching, training workshops and networking opportunities for women entrepreneurs at all levels. We are here to help small businesses in SC start, grow and succeed. Our business coaches have years of experience guiding women through the process of starting up and growing a successful business.

 
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Do you have a business idea and need help bringing it to fruition?

South Carolina Womens Business Center Founders LabJoin us at our next Founder’s Lab: 

A 2 ½ hour event including a 1-hour presentation from our business counselor, 1 hour of speed coaching with specialized business mentors, a free copy of our resource guide, dinner, networking and access to free coaching.
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Get FREE business coaching:

Once you have participated in Founder’s Lab, you get access to FREE business coaching with seasoned business experts. Utilize these private sessions to get personalized feedback and action plans to succeed with your new business. Read more here >>

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Are you in a business rut or wishing you were further along with your business?

South Carolina Womens Business Center Think Tank Webinar

Take our Think Tank online course:

An hour long webinar that walks you through a complete business audit checklist to determine areas of improvement and suggested business strategies to prompt growth. It helps you evaluate your current practices and build a list of priorities.
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Get FREE business coaching:

Once you have participated in our Think Tank webinar and completed your Business Audit Checklist, you get access to FREE business coaching with seasoned business experts. Utilize these private sessions to get personalized feedback and action plans to succeed with your new business. Read more here >>

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Are you looking to network with like-minded business owners?

South Carolina Womens Business Center Mastermind Exchange

Come to our Mastermind Exchange:

Meet other seasoned entrepreneurs, foster connections and create Mastermind groups for growth. The goal is for business owners to swap advice, walk away with valuable insights, and build new connections to form their own Mastermind circles. Read more here >>

Become a Volunteer: Want to get involved with the SCWBC? We are always looking for experts to join our coaching team and to offer their skills as a speaker. Get more info here >>

*Photos by Kayla Brennan & Laura Olsen

 
Our locations:

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CHARLESTON:
129 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403  
843.763.7333
info@c4women.org 
 COLUMBIA:
USC/Columbia Technology Center, 1225 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC 29201
columbia@c4women.org
Phone: (803) 545-4903

 

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Sponsors, Alliances & Collaborative Partners:

sbaFunded in part by a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

U.S. Small Business Administration is now offering loans for those persons and businesses effected by the recent floodings. For more information, please see the following website and links:

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Center for Women’s South Carolina Women’s Business Center program and the Institute for Leadership & Professional Excellence at Columbia College have a strategic alliance to support women business owners across the state and is funded, in part, by a SC Department of Commerce Innovation Challenge grant.

 

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