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Originally published in Castine Patriot, September 8, 2022 and Island Ad-Vantages, September 8, 2022 and The Weekly Packet, September 8, 2022
New Ventures Maine announces tuition-free workshops

New Ventures Maine announces tuition-free workshops

New Ventures Maine has announced tuition-free online workshops and classes for September, including self-paced and interactive online workshops that are designed to help people in Maine gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to start a business, build a career and manage money, according to a press release.

New Ventures Maine provides training and individual advising in planning careers, starting businesses and managing money. A statewide education and economic development program of the University of Maine at Augusta, University of Maine System, NVME helps Maine people succeed in the changing economy and achieve economic security for themselves and their families. For more information visit

The full class schedule with offerings for September 2022 and beyond is accessible at

Classes include:

Grow Your Business Online. Enroll any time. Work at your own pace. Complete by December 31.

My Next Career Move. Enroll by November 18. Work at your own pace. Complete by December 31.

My Money Works: Wednesdays, September 7-October 5, 10-11 a.m.

Managing Your Money: Tuesdays, September 6: Let’s Talk About Credit; September 13: Build Your Savings.

Building Career Confidence: Thursdays, September 22-October 6, 10-11:30 a.m.

Job Search Workshop: Tuesday, September 13: Interview Strategies.

Building a Strong Future: Tuesdays, September 27-October 11, 6-7:30 p.m. Also offered October 19-November 2, 6-7:30 p.m.

Business Success Series: Wednesdays, September 7-October 19, 12-1 p.m. Register for one or more workshops in the series.

To sign up, visit or call 800-442-2092.