Professional Development

CashCourse

Your Real Life Money Guide to Managing personal finances while in College is incredibly important, and having the proper knowledge, tools and resources is critical to your financial wellness.

By visiting the CashCourse site you can access a variety of planning worksheets and financial modules with quizzes to test your financial fitness and more!

Personal Finance News, Tools and Resources from CashCourse

  • Working & Earning
  • Saving and Investing
  • Protect your Money
  • Credit and Debt
  • Paying for Education
  • Financial Calculators & Budget Sheets
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Women RISE – Reflect, Interact, Shine, Enterprise

A breakfast scene with the text "Women RISE: Reflect, Interact, Shine, Enterprise" with the Center for Women in Business logo.

Welcome women entrepreneurs to a Center for Women in Business monthly small business training and networking series.

Time: 7:30 – 9 a.m.
Date: Second Tuesday of each month
Location: STOKE (608 East Hickory St., Denton, TX)

You will have the opportunity to meet and network with other women business owners and benefit from professional training. Bring your business cards to enter our monthly raffle and exchange with other business owners.

Join us Tuesday, March 12th for:

Secrets of Successful Small Business Women

Kimberly Bien, artisan/owner of Salted Sanctuary Soap in Denton, along with Kathy l. Dieringer, athletic trainer/owner of D&D Sports Med with locations in Denton, Sanger, and Aubrey are our guests for an informative discussion on their unique journeys into Women-owned small business ownership. Between Kimberly and Kathy, they have 23 years of small business ownership. Through a series of questions and answers along with audience interaction, we’ll learn the ins and outs, dos and don’ts, "what your mom never told you but should have" about starting a business. Kimberly and Kathy will give us helpful hints they wish they would have known when they were getting started and what they do to maintain their success.

RSVP for March 12th Women RISE today!

Join us Tuesday, April 9 for:

Mentoring that Works

Why do women need mentors? Women make up 47% of the workforce and these women are poised to fill the leadership pipeline. Yet, women get less access to people, inputs and opportunities that accelerate careers. Finding the right mentor can set you on the path to success. But how do we find mentors? Where should one start? If I am an entrepreneur, should I be seeking a mentor?

Dr. Pushkala Raman, marketing professor at Texas Woman's University will speak about how women can successfully navigate their careers with strong mentoring. She will share her research findings where she surveyed around 300 women and talked to around 50 successful professional women. Dr. Raman will identify strategies women can use to find mentors, available institutional support, and suggest ideas for strengthening the mentoring process. She will also discuss how technological innovation has expanded mentoring beyond the traditional one-on-one approach.

Dr. Raman teaches marketing strategy, research, and international marketing in the College of Business at Texas Woman's University. She specializes in experiential learning assignments where students work with clients in the field. The research was sponsored by the TWU Center for Women in Business.

RSVP for April 9th Women RISE today!

Summer Workshop Series

School of Tech for Entrepreneurs

All courses are free and open to the public

Looking to sharpen your computer skills this summer?  We’ve put together some useful classes for small business owners that will help you in your day to day operations as well as when you’re working on things like presentations, spreadsheets, manuals and advertisements.

Take a look, registration is now open. Space is limited, if you’re unable to attend please cancel so someone else may attend. 

Courses

Google Suite - Sheets & Forms

90 minutes | North Branch Library Computer Room | All Levels
Scheduled session: Tuesday July 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

https://schooloftechsheetsforms.eventbrite.com

Google Suite - Slides vs PowerPoint

60 minutes | North Branch Library Computer Room | All Levels
Scheduled session: Tuesday, July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

https://schooloftechslidesppt.eventbrite.com

Editing PDF’s and Creating PDF Forms

90 minutes | North Branch Library Computer Room | All Levels
Scheduled session: Tuesday, July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

https://schooloftechpdfs.eventbrite.com

Graphic Design Tools

90 minutes | North Branch Library Computer Room | All Levels
Scheduled session: Tuesday, July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

https://schooloftechgraphicdesigntools.eventbrite.com

 

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