Entrepreneur Works

Across the Philadelphia region, our clients start and grow small businesses, create jobs for themselves and their neighbors, and strengthen the local economy.

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Business Tools

Learn more about what it takes to start and grow a successful business with helpful articles, business plan templates, and more.

Loans

Entrepreneur Works provides loans to entrepreneurs for start-up purposes and to meet the financing needs of existing businesses. Are you an artist-entrepreneur? Are you a woman-owned business? We have small business loan options and one-on-one guidance programs designed with you in mind.

Training

Entrepreneur Works offers multi-week classes and special-topic workshops that help entrepreneurs improve their business skills.

Events

Learn more about upcoming workshops and events for local entrepreneurs!

Entrepreneur Works really opened up business and funding information that I wouldn’t have found otherwise. They played a very big part in the creation of my business and I wouldn’t be here without them."

Latasha Sampson, Chocolate City Hair Studio & Day Spa

Featured Events

Entrepreneur Works posts information about our own events and those of our partners. Please click on an event below for registration details.

May
23rd

Technology Solutions Plus Program

Entrepreneur Works is now accepting applications for its next round of the Technology Solutions Plus program for entrepreneurs!  The program is designed to assist entrepreneurs in developing a technology plan that will assist them in accomplishing their business goals and objectives.  The program offers the following benefits;


  • Up to $750 Technology Grant to purchase technology solutions for your business (i.e. smartphone, tablet, apps, software etc.)

  • Technology Plan for your business  prepares you to compete in today’s economy

  •  One-on-One Sessions w/Technology Consultant  provides you expertise to advise you on selecting and implementing the right solutions for your business


Program format

Workshop 1 – Goal Setting (June 2016)

Workshop 2 – Tech Solutions (June 2016)

One-on-One Consulting

Technology Grant

Requirements

  • All candidates must complete the Tech Solutions Plus application to be eligible for consideration.  Applications must be submitted by 5:00pm May 23, 2016.

  • Program participants must attend both workshops in their entirety in order to be eligible to receive one-on-one consulting and the technology grant

  • All technology purchased with the Tech Solutions Plus grant must be approved Entrepreneur Works staff.

  • Participants must complete the entire program (workshops and consulting hours) within 90 days of the start of the program.

May
24th

Unlock Secrets of Facebook & Instagram: Get More Customers

9:00 AM — 10:30 AM

Wake Up & Workshop: Enjoy breakfast & caffeinate while learning something new.

Due to rapidly changing news feed algorithms, brand pages continue to lose momentum on Facebook and Instagram. How can you break through the noise and reach your customers online? In this 90‐minute wake & workshop, we’ll teach you simple tools that will make a big impact.

Highlights include:
● Facebook & Instagram: What makes a profile stand out online
● How to beat the Facebook algorithm to be seen by consumers
● Ways to get noticed on Instagram & create a beautiful photo stream
● Facebook Advertising 101: Tips to get started for as little as a few dollars per day.

Location: Delaware Valley Green Building Council (DVGBC) Office, 2401 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Grab breakfast with us as we learn about tools to reach your biggest consumers. Space is limited.

Cost: $50

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How to Build a Brand That Stands the Test of Time

May 25, 2016 // By team_eworks

Source: Entrepreneur, 5/25/16 When it comes time to develop a brand, many companies set their sights on attention rather than retention, but 64 percent of people say a shared sense of value is the main reason they’re loyal to a brand. On top of that, 48 percent of those same consumers say a positive first experience with a company ...

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How to Build a Brand That Stands the Test of Time

// By team_eworks

Direct Mail Breaks Outdated Marketing Assumptions

May 18, 2016 // By team_eworks

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