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Entrepreneurship and Small business

Free Counseling and Classes to Support the Success of Small and Emerging Businesses

Need advice? Need to build skills or better understand key business areas such as cash flow, how to price your product or service, or your best opportunities for growth? We’re here and ready to help!

Free business counseling, in English and Spanish, is available to you at NECC’s Lawrence Campus at Riverwalk. Simply contact us to make an appointment. In partnership with Salem State University’s Small Business Development Center, we also provide workshops on key business topics, most of which are free (unless otherwise noted). You must register to attend and seating is limited so please call 978-556-3700 to reserve your place.

  • Starting or expanding your business series
  • Pricing your products and services
  • Cash flow: your way to break even
  • Access to capital


Counseling Appointments

Dianne Lahaye

Workshop and Class Registration


Small Business Administration & Mass Small Business Development Center

Salem State University’s Small Business Development Center Website

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