Upcoming Seminars

Business Planning & Presenting A Financing Request Seminar

The City of Gardner, The Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce & NewVue Communities present a FREE business seminar on Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8-10:00 AM @ Gardner City Hall, Robert Hubbard Conference Rm. 2nd Flr. Manca Annex, 95 Pleasant Street, Gardner, MA; for business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.  This seminar will provide an overview for business financial planning, how to create a business plan, and how to present a request for business lending.

Seminar Facilitator:  Raymond A. Belanger, Jr., MBA, CCCE

The NewVue Communities Small Business Program is funded in part by CDBG funds provided through the City of Gardner and through assistance provided by the Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation.

For more info and to register.


Legal & Accounting Considerations for Entrepreneurs

The City of Gardner & NewVue Communities Present a FREE Legal & Accounting Considerations Seminar Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 8-10:00 AM @ Gardner City Hall, Robert Hubbard Conference Rm. 2nd Flr. Manca Annex, 95 Pleasant Street, Gardner, MA;for Business Owners & Aspiring Entrepreneurs!  

Attend the Business Seminar to learn:

  • The various options for structure under which to operate your business; 
  • Which options would give you the most legal liability protection; 
  • What questions you should find answers to if you are considering entering into business or if you are considering expansion; 
  • What are and what are the uses of the primary financial reports.

Seminar Facilitator:  Raymond A. Belanger, Jr., MBA, CCCE

The NewVue Communities Small Business Program is funded in part by CDBG funds provided through the City of Gardner and through assistance provided by The Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation.

For more info and to register.


"I'm A Business Owner, Not A Salesman!"

The City of Gardner & NewVue Communities present "I'm A Business Owner Not A Salesman!"  A marketing seminar Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 8-10:00 AM @ Gardner City Hall, Robert Hubbard Conference Rm. 2nd Flr. Manca Annex, 95 Pleasant Street, Gardner, MA; for existing business owners and aspiring Entrepreneurs.  

Learn how to:

  • Effectively market your products/services;
  • Analyze your competition;
  • Advertise effectively
  • Give customers what they really want;


Seminar Facilitator:  Raymond A. Belanger, Jr., MBA, CCCE

The NewVue Communities Small Business Program is funded in part by CDBG funds provided through the City of Gardner and through assistance provided by The Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation.

For more info and to register.