It’s January, which means New Year’s resolutions for many entrepreneurs and small business owners. Commit to starting, growing or planning the succession of your small business by attending one of 30 free and returning seminars and webinars. Plus, save 15 per cent if you reserve your place before January 16 with discount code WINTEREDU.
It’s never too early to start checking off your resolutions, so register today.
Thursday, January 14, 2016 – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Are you met with silence when you try to engage your employees in wellness activities? Boost your workplace productivity and positivity by getting your team engaged with humour and games learned in this interactive seminar.
Starting Your Business
Monday, January 11, 2016 – 9:00 am to 11:30 am
Do you have a great product that you want to import, but don’t know where to begin? Start with the technical aspects of commercial importing into Canada that will walk you through the steps to start your import business.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 – 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Save 30 per cent off with this seminar package, which teaches you how to define and forecast your business finances. Assess the financial viability of your business with two seminars on break even analysis and cash flow forecasting.
Growing Your Business
Monday, January 11, 2016 – 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Every business wants to be noticed, but how do you get the media’s attention? Communicate with the media the right way with creative pitches that will move your business into the limelight.
Monday, January 25, 2016 – 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
If you own a business, you’re in sales, whether you sell a product or a service. Understand the ways sales cycles affect your business, how to find customers and how to foster relationships that will grow your business.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 – 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Make sure you’re doing everything you can for your business by determining whether incorporation is right for you. Get insight into the advantages and essentials of incorporations, and what you need to know after incorporating your business.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Operations can sometimes be overlooked, but they’re the foundation of any small business. Create a plan to effectively manage your operations, your employee targets and your budget to boost your business’ efficiency.
Thursday, January 28, 2016 – 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Social media isn’t limited to knowing how to use Facebook. Get the necessary knowledge on what social media really is, how to connect with your customers and get the strategies that will help you leverage social media opportunities for your business.
Exiting Your Business
Thursday, January 21, 2016 – 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
You feel passionately about your business, which makes it difficult to understand its objective worth. Learn about business valuation, the myth and pitfalls to avoid and how to maximize the value of your business in this informative seminar.
Attend seminars in-person at Small Business BC at Waterfront Station (601 West Cordova Street) in Vancouver, or join by live webcast.
Our seminars and webinars encourage crowd participation, and provide you with lots of opportunities to ask questions and network with like-minded business owners.
Space is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment!