EVENT: Opportunities In Government Contracting for Women-Owned Businesses

Recently, a member of our community said they needed access to more opportunities to truly be successful. Well, as the owner of a Woman Owned Small Business, recent changes to government set-aside programs can help you access more opportunities! The Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Federal Contract Program provides greater access to federal contracting opportunities for

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Fed Biz Opps Connects You With Contracting Opportunities

FedBizOpps is a government-run website that is a great resource for finding Federal contracting opportunities, no matter your line of business. FedBizOpps, or FBO, is the Federal government’s web site ( that posts all Federal procurement opportunities with a value over $25,000. It can be thought of as the government’s RFP clearinghouse. FedBizOpps gov can

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3 Reasons Why Nashville Could Be The Best U.S. City For Entrepreneurs

Last month Inc. Magazine sought the best U.S. city for women entrepreneurs. The winner, Washington, D.C., where entrepreneurship has a very positive connotation, significant opportunities for government contracting exists, and networking and mentoring is a way of life. Arguably, Nashville has each of those in spades. So, it’s not hard to imagine that Nashville, and

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Tax Planning and Reporting

After completing this module on Tax Planning and Reporting, the participants will be able to: Predict their businesses’ federal, state and local tax liabilities; Prepare for tax obligations and establish proper accounts, and; Obtain the proper licenses for their business and meet reporting requirements.

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Money Smart for Small Business

Money Smart for Small Business is a training program for small businesses developed jointly by the FDIC and Small Business Administration. The training is delivered in 1-hour sessions, to be held by the Pathway Women’s Business Center each Tuesday night and participants are introduced to a different topic in each session and provided an overview,

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Thank You, Your Support Makes This Possible

The Pathway Women’s Business Center relies on community members like you to support our small business services – including classroom training, mentoring, and one-on-one coaching. Your thoughtful donation means that we can spend more time improving and expanding our programs and less time fundraising. More about our clients: We provide services to entrepreneurs across Middle Tennessee as they

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Nashville Post: Pathway Lending recognized

Nashville Post, December 11, 2014

“The U.S. Small Business Administration has selected Pathway Lending as one of only six new women’s business centers across the country.

The Metro Center-based center will open in early 2015 and target women entrepreneurs in the Nashville and Clarksville regions. 

Pathway Lending’s Women’s Business Center will be created by women to meet the needs of women entrepreneurs at all stages of business, from emerging to established.

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