Entrepreneur Works

Across the Philadelphia region, our clients start and grow small businesses, create jobs for themselves and their neighbors, and strengthen the local economy.

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Business Tools

Learn more about what it takes to start and grow a successful business with helpful articles, business plan templates, and more.


Entrepreneur Works provides loans to entrepreneurs for start-up purposes and to meet the financing needs of existing businesses. Are you an artist-entrepreneur? Are you a woman-owned business? We have small business loan options and one-on-one guidance programs designed with you in mind.


Entrepreneur Works offers multi-week classes and special-topic workshops that help entrepreneurs improve their business skills.


Learn more about upcoming workshops and events for local entrepreneurs!

Entrepreneur Works really opened up business and funding information that I wouldn’t have found otherwise. They played a very big part in the creation of my business and I wouldn’t be here without them."

Latasha Sampson, Chocolate City Hair Studio & Day Spa

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Start It. Grow It. Philadelphia

Start It. Grow It. is a multi-part 7 week course that is designed to teach the fundamentals of planning, running, and growing a successful business.

You will learn:

  • How to make money in your business

  • How to get lenders, investors, customers to understand your business

  • How to identify your competition and compete

  • How to research your industry/market

  • How to price your product/service

  • How to strategize for funding

  • How to set goals and how to achieve them

Our next Start It. Grow It. course will begin September 2016

On the Blog


Check out our blog for our most up to date business tool updates, client profiles, and press releases.

How to find Work/Life Balance as a Small Business Owner

June 21, 2016 // By team_eworks

Source: Succeed As Your Own Boss, 6/20/16 Here’s the honest truth. It’s not really possible. Finding an acceptable work-life balance might not be happen until 4-5 years into your business. Instead of focusing on balance focus on being present instead. You don’t want your kid bending their face down to your computer to talk to ...

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How to find Work/Life Balance as a Small Business Owner

// By Rebecca Gerber

How to Get Over the Fear of Starting a New Business

June 13, 2016 // By Rebecca Gerber

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