New Ventures Maine (NVME) can help you:

  • research your idea-can you do it? is it worth it? can it bring the necessary rewards?
  • get organized and put a plan together.
  • turn your dream into reality.

Core Classes include:

  • New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training
  • The Basics of Starting a Business
  • Introduction to Self-Employment

Other resources include:

  • FDA for business
  • a three-step guide to planning a business
  • Maine Business Works for information on workshops statewide.
  • The Maine SBDC for business counseling and assistance

ClassDateProgram AreaLocationRegion
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-01-23 January 23, 2017Start a BusinessWiltonWestern
Work for Yourself@50+2017-01-24 January 24, 2017Start a BusinessBrunswickMidCoast
Work for Yourself@50+2017-01-24 January 24, 2017Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Work for Yourself@50+2017-01-25 January 25, 2017Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-06 February 06, 2017Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-07 February 07, 2017Start a BusinessMechanic FallsWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-07 February 07, 2017Start a BusinessFort FairfieldNorthern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-09 February 09, 2017Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-13 February 13, 2017Start a BusinessFarmingtonWestern
Business Basics2017-02-07 February 07, 2017
(ends February 14, 2017)
Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-15 February 15, 2017Start a BusinessAugustaCentral
Work for Yourself@50+2017-02-16 February 16, 2017Start a BusinessOaklandCentral
Work for Yourself@50+2017-02-16 February 16, 2017Start a BusinessSacoSouthern
Work for Yourself@50+2017-02-23 February 23, 2017Start a BusinessBrunswickMidCoast
Work for Yourself@50+2017-02-27 February 27, 2017Start a BusinessPresque IsleNorthern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-02-28 February 28, 2017Start a BusinessPresque IsleNorthern
Business Basics2017-02-15 February 15, 2017
(ends March 01, 2017)
Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-03-06 March 06, 2017Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Work for Yourself@50+2017-03-07 March 07, 2017Start a BusinessAugustaCentral
Business Basics2017-03-02 March 02, 2017
(ends March 09, 2017)
Start a BusinessCamdenMidCoast
Business Basics2017-03-07 March 07, 2017
(ends March 14, 2017)
Start a BusinessBrunswickMidCoast
Work for Yourself@50+2017-03-15 March 15, 2017Start a BusinessSouth PortlandSouthern
Business Basics2017-03-02 March 02, 2017
(ends March 16, 2017)
Start a BusinessPresque IsleNorthern
Tax Prep for the Self-Employed2017-03-22 March 22, 2017Start a BusinessBrunswickMidCoast
Tax Prep for the Self-Employed2017-03-23 March 23, 2017Start a BusinessCamdenMidCoast
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-04-03 April 03, 2017Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-04-06 April 06, 2017Start a BusinessTurnerWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-04-11 April 11, 2017Start a BusinessOaklandCentral
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-04-12 April 12, 2017Start a BusinessGardinerCentral
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-04-13 April 13, 2017Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-04-24 April 24, 2017Start a BusinessFarmingtonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-05-01 May 01, 2017Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Business Basics2017-05-04 May 04, 2017
(ends May 18, 2017)
Start a BusinessPresque IsleNorthern
Business Basics2017-05-08 May 08, 2017
(ends May 22, 2017)
Start a BusinessFarmingtonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-05-02 May 02, 2017
(ends May 30, 2017)
Start a BusinessFort KentNorthern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-05-02 May 02, 2017
(ends May 30, 2017)
Start a BusinessMadawaskaNorthern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-06-05 June 05, 2017Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrep2017-03-22 March 22, 2017
(ends June 07, 2017)
Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrep2017-03-29 March 29, 2017
(ends June 14, 2017)
Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2017-06-15 June 15, 2017Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Business Basics2017-06-08 June 08, 2017
(ends June 22, 2017)
Start a BusinessFortKentNorthern