Start Smart 2

Life is risky, although entrepreneurs know all about taking risk and reaping rewards; it is important to know how to protect you and your business. If you are working on your business plan and want to understand how to protect your business, yourself and your employees, this is the seminar […]

Start Smart Series

The Start Smart Series provides a step-by-step guide to starting your business right. This series includes two seminars where five industry experts provide their knowledge and tips to help you start your business smart. Learning Objectives: Learn what resources will help you get started. Understand the registration process. Know what […]

Focused Business Planning

This program focuses on teaching you how to turn a good business idea into a successful business venture. Register today and learn about the most important operational areas for new businesses and how to evaluate them from our team of experts. What’s included in this program? Across 29+ hours of […]

Anatomy of a Business Plan: What you Need to Get Started

What is a business plan? What do I include in it? How do I organize my plan so that lenders and investors understand my ideas? In its simplest form, a business plan is a roadmap for your business. This roadmap will outline your goals and how you will achieve them. […]

TaxSense for Incorporating your Business

As your business matures, and the realities of your legal and tax situations change. So, when is it a good idea to incorporate? Learn how a registered corporation can help separate you from your business or partners while optimizing tax benefits This seminar will help you: Figure out the advantages […]

TaxSense for Incorporating your Business

As your business matures, and the realities of your legal and tax situations change. So, when is it a good idea to incorporate? Learn how a registered corporation can help separate you from your business or partners while optimizing tax benefits This seminar will help you: Figure out the advantages […]

Start Smart 1

This seminar covers basic small business start-up information and is designed for the client in the thinking stage of starting a business. Learning Objectives: Overview of all the basic requirements including: name registry, business structures, municipal licensing requirements, GST registration and an overview of employment standards. Small Business BC resources […]

Retail Success: How to Get Your Product Into Stores

Congratulations! You’ve developed your product, it’s ready for consumers, and now it’s time to get it into stores. But where do you start? With over 40 years retail and supply chain experience, let Gerry Spitzner help you plan your sales strategy with potential retailers. This seminar will help you: Discover […]

Pitch Perfect: Craft your Startup Pitch to Success

You’ve built the Next Big Thing and now it’s time to share it with the world. Whether you’re telling friends and family, recruiting a team or asking for money, your startup pitch will be essential to your business success. Begin with a practice thirty-second pitch and leave with an improved […]

Business Viability 2: The Cash Flow Forecast

Just because your business is profitable, does not mean it is viable. Cash flow is arguably the most crucial part of your financial plan. Without strong cash flow, you run the risk of going broke before achieving your break-even point. Learning Objectives: Discover the three factors that determine how cash […]