The Wachusett Business Incubator is pleased to announce the launch of our long awaited podcast. The ‘Are We Here Yet?’ Podcast seeks to bring vibrant storytelling from the entrepreneurs, creative-class warriors and dynamic citizens that collectively tell the story of modern-day America.
Add to that special tidbits like our Essays, Millennial Music Challenge, our Town Hall Mastermind Sessions and more. We hope you find enlightenment and entertainment in each episode we present.
Listen to Episode #17 ‘Business, Education and the Disappearing Island w/Elmer Eubanks
Listen to Episode #16 ‘Break Every String’ feat: Poet Joshua Michael Stewart
Listen to Episode #15 ‘From the Presidents Office’ Interview w/ Jen Benson, President of Alliance for Business Leadership
Listen to Episode #14 ‘This Soft Serve Sure isCreamy!’ with creators of the Soft Serve Podcast, Sawtooth Frank & Stomping Jenn
Listen to Episode #13 ‘Why Business Triage feat. Dave Lubelczyk, Meagan Donoghue, Alex Wade
Listen to Episode #12: Smart Banking with Courtney Fifield & Luis Cisneros
Listen to Episode #11 ‘Let the Land Speak’ w/ Anna Wilkins
Listen to Episode #10: The State of Women in Business w/ Michelle Miller
Listen to Episode #9: Visionaries Represent! w/ Alyssa Rizzo
Listen Now to Episode #8: Building a Town for a New Era: Alec Wade
Listen Now to Episode #7: Mayoral Candidate Scott Cordeiro
Listen Now to Episode #6: Playin’ Catch Up With Scott and Cam
Listen Now to Episode #5: Decision 2020 Gardner Mayoral Candidate Christine Johnson
Listen Now to Episode #4: What’s Next for North Central w/ Glenn Eaton, Brianna Drohen and Alec McLeod
Listen Now to Episode #3: Decision 2020 Gardner Mayoral Candidate Scott J. Graves
Listen Now to Episode #2: Lost in Providence w/ Dave Lubelczyk
Listen Now to Episode #1 My Father’s Legacy
About our Host:
Scott M. Graves is executive director of the Wachusett Business Incubator. He is known for a steadfast resolve for intellectual rigor and business strategy. Nothing makes Scott feel more fulfilled then to help other develop their own unique creativity which leads to fulfillment in work and life. An entrepreneur in his own right, Scott previously operated the former Smash Music. He is currently playing lead in developing a multi-disciplinary arts curriculum known as New England Playhouse while spearheading the various initiatives that make up the Wachusett Business Incubator.
Cameron McLeod is the Producer of the “Are We Here Yet?” Podcast. Since his high school days he has been behind the scenes of multiple productions ranging from directing live football games to filming short movies. Using his musical prowess and his technical skills gained from working as an IT professional, Cameron taught himself what it takes to mix and produce music of his own creation. To this day, he strives to better these skills whenever he can.
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The WBI Executive Director Scott M. Graves was given the honor of delivering this speech as a member of the Community Leadership Institute Class of 2020. This unique blend of leadership training and meaningful service-driven camaraderie is a service of the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce.
The Wachusett Business Incubator, a Gardner-based non-profit economic development program dedicated to what comes next for North Central Massachusetts announces the re-start of our popular Accounting for Entrepreneurs Class.
Moving forward this and all classes can be accessed at our facility 35 Sanborn St. Gardner or by Zoom. Future sessions will also be fee-based and made available by download.
For a current schedule of class being offered click here. Classes are from 6:00PM-7:30PM.
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The Wachusett Business Incubator announces a phased in opening to the public. As such we’re offering more sewing classes.
All Sewing classes are being offered by textiles professional Erin Keiwel. Classes are graded by difficulty and will feature projects so students walk away from each class with a strong sense of accomplishment.
The first summer class is a (B) level mask making project(s) scheduled for July 25, 2020 that will take place from 10:00AM-11:30AM in the presentation room of Wachusett Business Incubator 35 Sanborn St. Gardner, MA 01440. Class is $25.00/student. There is free parking and complimentary coffee/tea/beverage in our kitchenette.
You can bring a lunch and beverage with you to have following class if preferred. The WBI facilities provide proper social distancing, cleaning apparatus and are currently meeting all requirements for pandemic mitigation.
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Erin is a Graduate of the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. She is a member of the Executive Committee for the burgeoning Chair City Legacy Makerspace of Gardner, MA and is in demand as an artist and instructor.
As more demand is created for Erin’s classes, more projects at Beginner (B), Intermediate(I) and Advanced(A) will be added. Class Prices Vary by project. Click here with your questions. Read more
The WBI is concerned for our business community. In the very real crisis that is unfolding all around us, the instability and the effects to humanity and to people’s livelihoods is significant.
As part of our Covid response known as WBI’s Business Triage Program, we’re implementing Town Hall Mastermind Sessions. The first open to the public will take place July 15, 2020 at 12:00PM. Registration is required. The cost is $10.00 to participate.
Hosted by Senior mentor Dave Lubelczyk of ImageIdentity, LTD, these sessions are open to the public and often attended by small business owners from various parts of the country. This is a regular opportunity for business owners to voice their concerns and desires, share solutions to the issues that are effecting their business and receive valuable information from WBI senior staff.
We will also host a variety of regional and national experts. You’ll have the opportunity to weigh in on who you’d like to see us feature and what subject matter can be discussed in future sessions.
Click Here for a current schedule.
Register for August 5 Session Register for August 12 Session Register for August 19 Session Register for August 26 Session