Thomas Nelson Workforce Development is dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs and small business owners throughout the Virginia Peninsula.
Through various different initiatives, programs, courses and events Workforce Development offers new and seasoned entrepreneurs and small business owners with the tools to succeed in business.
Workforce Development Entrepreneurship Programs & Events
Entrepreneurial Leadership Academy – New Vets Cohort
The Entrepreneurial Academy explores the entrepreneurial mindset through the new Ice House Entrepreneurship Program. The program is designed to inspire and engage entrepreneurs in the fundamental aspects of entrepreneurship and the limitless opportunities it can provide.
Thomas Nelson Workforce Development’s Peninsula Entrepreneurship Forum brings together thriving and growing entrepreneurs around the region to share their perspective on business inspiration, implementation and growth. The forum will continue to connect local and regional entrepreneurs with national entrepreneur leaders.
Thomas Nelson is pleased to join a group of entrepreneurs, business leaders and higher education institutions on the Virginia Peninsula in celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week, an annual celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit, held during the third week of November. This week-long series includes a range of events from workshops to networking gatherings to help area entrepreneurs and small business owners learn from and connect with regional businesses, mentors, and service providers that can help turn ideas into reality.
Invest in yourself and your business. Choose from an assortment of short courses designed to advance your skills in specific online marketing strategies. Get up to speed on Pinterest, launch a Twitter campaign tomorrow and so much more. Get the skills needed to jumpstart your Internet Marketing Strategy for your small business.
Thomas Nelson Workforce Development, in partnership with James City County, hosts the Triangle Entrepreneur Exchange for entrepreneurs and small business owners in the region. This free monthly luncheon series covers entrepreneurial topics relevant to starting and growing a business, as well as networking opportunities for participants.
For more information about Thomas Nelson Workforce Development entrepreneurship programs call 757-825-2937.