Workshops & Events  

August Workshops

There are no workshops scheduled for August 2017


Starter Company Plus Orientation - Ramona Gallagher

Thursday September 7 - 9:30 am-10:30 am @ BRC

Starter Company Plus is a provincially funded program for budding entrepreneurs ages 18 and up who are not in school full-time. The orientation session will include the following information: Starter Company Overview, Training, Mentoring, Funding, Eligibility, Timelines, The Business Plan and next steps if you’re interested.


Customer Loyalty & Retention - Marc Sidhom

Tuesday September 12 - 9:00 am-12:00 pm @ BRC

An ever-changing and increasingly competitive marketplace is forcing businesses to invest more time and effort into obtaining and retaining clients. The push for commoditization means that the businesses must deliver greater "perceived value" in the products and services they provide. Businesses can implement inexpensive and pragmatic methods and tools to make customer loyalty an integral and painless part of how the work. This interactive seminar will answer several important questions and offer insights into what can be done to generate measurable results from loyalty-related activities.


Business Planning & Cash Flow Forecasting - Ramona Gallagher

Thursday September 14 - 9:00 am-12:00 pm @ BRC

How and why you need to write a business plan—a seminar offering real life insights into the reasons why you develop a business plan, the pitfalls you want to avoid and how to use the plan to manage your business prior, during and after opening. Cash flow forecasting is one of the most important tools you can use to forecast your income and estimate your expenses<


Marketing Strategies - Ramona Gallagher

Tuesday September 19 - 9:00 am-12:00 pm @ BRC

Learn how to successfully implement marketing techniques, personal promotions and sales strategies for business start-ups. Discover a social media platform and strategy that's right for your business and learn how to create an effective integrated marketing communications plan. This informative seminar will teach you how to get maximum results from minimum advertising dollars by reviewing examples of what works!


9th Annual Joint Chamber Tradeshow

Thursday September 21 - 5:00 pm-7:00 pm @ Best Western

Come and discover a diverse group of 50 businesses and organizations, all featuring unique resources, skills and services. Each of them eager to share and exchange information. This event is hosted at the Best Western and is free to attend.  Open to the public, bring a friend! Don't forget your business cards. 


Bookkeeping & Taxation - Jagoda Mirceta, CGA

Tuesday September 26 - 9:30 am-3:30 pm @ BRC

Learn the basics of financially managing your business from an Accountant. This workshop provides tips on keeping accurate business records, remitting HST, calculating home office and vehicle expenses, with hands-on business bookkeeping examples.


10,000 Washing Machines - Michael Lewis

Thursday September 28 - 6:00 pm-8:00 pm @ BRC

Feeling creative? Do you have a sense of humour, good imagination and an ability or gift to promote and persuade? Learn how the magic of combining all your best business abilities with those of others in this fun and engaging business team-building activity. Join us for an enjoyable yet challenging evening when you have to think fast and create under pressure. Your reward…you will discover the power of true collaboration and why every business can benefit from it.   


Business Planning & Cash Flow Forecasting - Ramona Gallagher

Tuesday October 3 - 9:00 am-12:00 pm @ BRC

How and why you need to write a business plan—a seminar offering real life insights into the reasons why you develop a business plan, the pitfalls you want to avoid and how to use the plan to manage your business prior, during and after opening. Cash flow forecasting is one of the most important tools you can use to forecast your income and estimate your expenses


Starter Company Plus Orientation - Ramona Gallagher

Thursday October 5 - 9:30 am-10:30 am @ BRC

Starter Company Plus is a provincially funded program for budding entrepreneurs ages 18 and up who are not in school full-time. The orientation session will include the following information: Starter Company Overview, Training, Mentoring, Funding, Eligibility, Timelines, The Business Plan and next steps if you’re interested.


Marketing Strategies - Ramona Gallagher

Tuesday October 10 - 9:00 am-12:00 pm @ BRC

Learn how to successfully implement marketing techniques, personal promotions and sales strategies for business start-ups. Discover a social media platform and strategy that's right for your business and learn how to create an effective integrated marketing communications plan. This informative seminar will teach you how to get maximum results from minimum advertising dollars by reviewing examples of what works!


If you are interested in these workshops, please contact Sue Loveless at 519-756-4269 or sloveless@brantford.ca