Business Development Workshops

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The Economic Development Division works with the Center for Women & Enterprise, Cambridge Community Television (CCTV), Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and local organizations to provide business development programs and services to Cambridge residents, entrepreneurs, and businesses.

Please note - classes may be cancelled or postponed due to weather or lack of registration. Please call the Division at 617-349-4637 day-of to check the status of a workshop. 

April 2018

Google Analytics Workshop

  • Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
  • Time: 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
  • Location: Cambridge Community Television Computer Lab, 438 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA
  • Description: learn the basics of Google Analytics in this workshop. We will discuss how to measure your website's performance and interpret analytics data. You will leave with a framework for setting and measuring web performance goals for your business. Instructor: Molly Akin. Please note: This class will be filmed. Pre-requisite: You must either work on your own website, or actively serve as an administrator for an existing business, organization, or charity website. 
  • Registration and Admission: Free to all. Registration is required. Contact Rona Abrahams rabrahams@cambridgema.gov, or via phone at 617/349-4637 to pre-register.

May 2018

Ultimate Customer Experience Webinar

  • Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018
  • Time: 12:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.
  • Description: Your business is established and you are ready to take the next steps. Start first with your customers. In this session you will learn technical tools to help you enhance a customer's interaction with your website, strategies to keep in touch with your customers effectively, tips for gathering and responding to client feedback online and in-person, and more. This webinar is ideal for people with an established business who are looking to enhance and grow their operations. Presented by Center for Women and Enterprise.
  • Free and available to Cambridge business owners and residents only. Pre-registration is required. Contact Rona Abrahams rabrahams@cambridgema.gov, or via phone at 617/349-4637 to pre-register.

Real Estate Basics for Small Businesses Webinar

  • Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018
  • Time: 12:00 P.M. - 1:30 P.M.
  • Description: This webinar will go over the basic provisions. Presented by Center for Women and Enterprise.
  • Free and available to Cambridge business owners and residents only. Pre-registration is required. Contact Rona Abrahams rabrahams@cambridgema.gov, or via phone at 617/349-4637 to pre-register.

Google Tools for Small Businesses

  • Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
  • Time: 6:30 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.
  • Location: Cambridge Community Television Computer Lab, 438 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA
  • Description: Have you ever thought of using Google for business? Did you know that Google is more than just a search engine? Come learn about all the Google tools that you can to simplify how you work and grow your business. Instructor: Patricia Egessa. Pre-requisite: You must have computer literacy. 
  • Registration and Admission: Free to Cambridge business owners and residents, $10 for all non-Cambridge participants. Contact Rona Abrahams rabrahams@cambridgema.gov, or via phone at 617/349-4637 to pre-register.

For More Information

For more information, including cancellations due to weather, please contact Rona Abrahams rabrahams@cambridgema.gov, or via phone at 617/349-4637.