Classes & Training


Online and in-person learning

Business people, especially small business people, wear a lot of hats. Even if you don't need to develop expert-level knowledge, staying on top of changing trends and technology is an essential skill for business owners and managers. 

  • SEO & Lead Generation
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Business Strategy

The Business Guild has put together a list of online and in-person classes and training to help you develop the knowledge and skills you need to grow your business.

We will also be launching an online learning platform to host a variety of free and paid courses and workshops. 

This new platform will include a variety of Business Guild classes and curated classes from guild partners and subject matter experts. 

Once the new platform is active, it will be open to The Business Guild's members and partners to share their own online classes.

Business Guild Workshops

Online Classes

Massive Open Online Open Courses (MOOC)

MOOCs are one of the greatest things that have come from the digital revolution. 

Knowledge is power and to have these types of programs available to anyone, anywhere, for FREE is incredible.

You'll have to pay some money if you want a certificate of satisfactory completion, but the classes are free to anyone who simply wants to learn. 

There are so many courses from hundreds of universities that it can be overwhelming to find the one you're looking for. We've put together a list of platforms that aggregate online courses from top schools.

  • - edX's mission is to increase access to high-quality education for everyone, everywhere and they've put together a class list from more than 160 universities to it.
  • MOOC List - Master directory of MOOCS and online classes from Coursera, edX, FutureLearn, Udacity, as well as other univiersities and providers.
  • The University Network - Database of online courses from Universities and other organizations. This platform also includes a database of scholarships


Community Partners


Ignite your sales with the Firewalk Sales program from Charlene DeCesare.

The Firewalk Sales Program is relationship-based B2B sales training devloped around the core principles of Mindset, Message, and Method. 

  • Find your unique value
  • Define your mission statement
  • Identify your customers' pain points

Gain the clarity, confidence, and competence you need to accelerate sales growth with noted sales expert Charlene DeCesare. 

For more information visit

michelle_cyr.jpgLearn How to Set Up & Manage Bookkeeping for YOUR Business!

Daybreak Business Solutions is offering a 3-month guided DIY Bookkeeping Program for small usiness owners. 

Program Includes:

  • 3-month free QuickBooks Online (QBO) subscription
  • Free QBO set up (including linking bank accounts and setting up a chart of accounts)
  • Monthly bank reconciliations for business accounts
  • Easy-to-read monthly financial statements (Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss Statement)
  • 2 meetings per month where we share screens and I walk you throught the bookkeeping process

The cost for the program is $125 per month and includes your subscription to Quickbooks Online.

Call for more info 978-566-1459

smarketing_1000.jpgSmarketing CONNECT offers a variety of free and paid workshops.

The topics change every month, but are always focused on sales and marketing. 

  • Email Marketing
  • Cold Calling
  • LinkedIn Marketing
  • & More!

For more information about the latest programs, please visit their page on 

And if you don't find the sales topic you're looking for, be sure to check out the Workshops, Webinars & Special Offers on their website for a listing of upcoming workshops and webinars from Smarketing CONNECT partners. 


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