Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network
Southeast Regional Office


Training & Events Calendar


All training events offered by the MSBDC Southeast Regional Office are free and held in Massachusetts unless otherwise noted. Preregistration is required. Training registrations are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. Training programs may be added or cancelled; the training schedule is subject to change. To view online business videos and training, please click here.

Please review our Registration and Cancellation Policies.

For a complete listing of training offered statewide by the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network, visit the MSBDC statewide training calendar at


2017 Training Calendar
Sept. 12 Social Media Marketing Coaching (Mansfield) *full*

































Program Descriptions

Legal Clinics

Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP'The MSBDC is pleased to announce that Christopher Cassara, Esq., a partner at Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP (PSH), is continuing to hold free legal clinics in our office and at our outreach locations. Entrepreneurs and small business owners are eligible to meet one-time, one-on-one for 30 minutes, to discuss general legal questions such as corporate structure, leases, contracts, insurance, employment, franchising, and various other business related issues.

Christopher CassaraAll services are provided by PSH which is not acting as an agent and/or representative of the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network. By meeting with PSH you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the MSBDC from any and all claims and liability arising from your session with PSH. Participants will receive a general waiver statement prior to their meeting.

These free and confidential 30-minute sessions are offered once a month at various locations. Space is limited and registration is required. Registration opens online two weeks prior to each legal clinic's date. If you have questions, please call the MSBDC office at 508-673-9783.

As a courtesy to Attorney Cassara, who is volunteering his time for the clinics, please call our office at at least 24 hours in advance if you cannot attend your appointment.

Dates: Monthly on Fridays - see below
Times: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (30-minute appointments)
Location: Varies
Cost: Free
Contact: Register online by clicking on the desired date below

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Social Media Marketing Coaching

This event is full.

social mediaWe all know social media is key to our marketing success. What should the content be? What is the right amount? On which platform? Am I doing it right? Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, many choices! Which is right for my business?

Come to a free 30-minute coaching session. We will take a look at what your business is currently doing and make suggestions for the best strategy for high-impact social media marketing.

The presenters will be Tricia White, owner of T. White Creations, brand marketing strategist and social media marketing trainer, and Nancy Lowd, senior business advisor with the Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network.

IMPORTANT: If you are a no show and do not cancel your appointment at least 48 hours in advance, you may be unable to register for future sessions. You must email to cancel your appointment. Please indicate your name, phone number and email, along with the date and time of your appointment. Limit one free session per client. 

Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. (30-minute session)
Location: HarborOne U, 131 Copeland Drive, Mansfield
Cost: Free 
Contact: HarborOne at or 508-895-1300

Cosponsored by HarborOne


Cancellation Policy

Training registrations are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. To reserve your space for fee-based events, mail your payment to our office with a copy of the completed registration form or your confirmation email. Your spot is reserved once payment is received by our office. Training programs may be added or cancelled; the training schedule is subject to change. Cancellations received by noon the day prior to the seminar will be entitled to a refund. No refund will be given on notifications received after that time or in any no-show situation. The MSBDC reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a seminar due to insufficient enrollment. Registration fees will be returned or credited towards a future program.