Events

Oct
17
Wed
How to Develop Your Business Idea and Plan Part I
Oct 17 all-day
How to Develop Your Business Idea and Plan Part I @ Central Public Library  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

In this two-part workshop series, learn how to evaluate your business idea, using the the one-page Business Model Canvas method, to help you turn your idea into a business plan.

Registration and tickets coming soon!

Email Marketing 101 – Small Business Basics
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Email Marketing 101 - Small Business Basics @ Noel Ryan Auditorium, Central Public Library | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

ARE YOU AN ENTREPRENEUR OR SMALL BUSINESS OWNER LOOKING FOR WAYS TO LEVERAGE EMAIL MARKETING TO BUILD YOUR BUSINESS?

This seminar will cover how to use email marketing as an effective communications channel to promote your business and engage with your customers throughout the various stages of the buying process.

Attendees will learn email marketing best practices, trends, tools, and techniques, including –

  • Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL) and GDPR compliance information
  • Tips on how to grow a quality email subscriber list
  • Ways to use email marketing to increase sales & customer service
  • How to run an effective email campaign – design, manage, and track success!

The presentation will include small business industry scenarios with an opportunity for questions and answers at the end of the presentation.

This event is free, register at the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/email-marketing-101-small-business-basics-tickets-46952594474

Oct
18
Thu
Sprout: Intrapreneurship Skills Based Training Program – Session 1 – Speaking Series: The Art of Effective Communication
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sprout: Intrapreneurship Skills Based Training Program - Session 1 - Speaking Series: The Art of Effective Communication @ Humber Lakeshore Campus | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Are you trying to communicate more effectively? Hoping to improve your relationships by developing your verbal communication skills?

 

This workshop targets topics like Orientation, Negotiation, and Building Rapport. Facilitated by Speakers University, this workshop will teach participants communication techniques to effectively connect with their audience. Learn how to communicate with confidence!

 

Benefits of Effective Communication

  1. Build Larger Networks
  2. Create Long-lasting Partnerships
  3. Establish Professionalism
  4. DECREASE YOUR STRESS!
Oct
20
Sat
Sprout: Intrapreneurship Skills Based Training Program – Session 2: Business Modelling in Excel
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sprout: Intrapreneurship Skills Based Training Program – Session 2: Business Modelling in Excel @ Humber Lakeshore Campus | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Are you struggling to build projections? Projections that could give you a competitive advantage? Or maybe you’re faced with analysis software programs that you can’t seem to understand. Let Humber Centre for Entrepreneurship help you!

 

Topics Covered

–        Building assumptions and sizes of markets

–        Pricing strategy

–        Analysis of marketing spend

–        Building automated analysis

–        And a whole lot more!

 

Having successfully run at Schulich for the last five (5) years, this workshop is specifically designed for ANYONE who wants to learn how to build a working business model and perform any sort of projections. It DOES NOT require an extensive knowledge of excel, finance, accounting or computer programming.

Oct
24
Wed
Social Media 101 – Small Business Basics
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Social Media 101 - Small Business Basics @ Noel Ryan Auditorium Central Public Library  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner looking for ways to harness the power of social media to build your brand?


This seminar will cover how to develop a social media strategy to build your brand, grow your client base, and optimize your marketing efforts.

Attendees will learn social media best practices, trends, tools, and techniques, including how to:

  • Select the right social media channels for your business
  • Optimize your profile to support your brand
  • Use Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram
  • Develop creative ways to engage and grow your communities
  • Maximize your time on social media to get the best results

Learning through examples, Laura will provide small business industry scenarios and encourage open discussion throughout the evening to create an engaging and informative evening.

This event is free, register at the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/social-media-101-small-business-basics-tickets-45911462420

Oct
25
Thu
Sprout: Intrapreneurship Skills Based Training Program – Session 1 – Speaking Series: The Art of Effective Communication
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sprout: Intrapreneurship Skills Based Training Program - Session 1 - Speaking Series: The Art of Effective Communication @ Humber North Campus | Toronto | Ontario | Canada

Are you trying to communicate more effectively? Hoping to improve your relationships by developing your verbal communication skills?

 

This workshop targets topics like Orientation, Negotiation, and Building Rapport. Facilitated by Speakers University, this workshop will teach participants communication techniques to effectively connect with their audience. Learn how to communicate with confidence!

 

Benefits of Effective Communication

  1. Build Larger Networks
  2. Create Long-lasting Partnerships
  3. Establish Professionalism
  4. DECREASE YOUR STRESS!
Nov
5
Mon
ICUBE Info Session + Marketing & Social Media Workshop
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ICUBE Info Session + Marketing & Social Media Workshop @ MindShare - Erin Mills Mall | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

Interested in getting your product to reach the most amount of people possible? Come to this workshop to get tips on how to use social media as a marketing tool to reach customers.

Info session Poster


Nov
6
Tue
Starting a Not-for-Profit
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Starting a Not-for-Profit @ Central Public Library  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

This seminar provides an overview of the key considerations involved in starting a not-for-profit organization in Ontario including research, registration, operations, governance, taxation, funding opportunities.

The information provided in this seminar does not constitute advice for any specific business situation. Clients are advised to consult a professional business adviser such as a lawyer and/or an accountant for more information and advice.

Presenter’s Bio:
Robert is a business lawyer and creative thinking facilitator whose practice focuses on supporting social innovators and entrepreneurs. Robert specializes in providing practical business and governance solutions to a wide range of organizations including not-for-profit organizations. He recharges and finds balance by walking labyrinths across the GTA.

Registration coming soon!

Nov
7
Wed
Developing you Small Business – Beyond the Basics
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Developing you Small Business - Beyond the Basics @ Central Public Library  | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

In this four-part series, go beyond the basics and learn the key components of developing your business.  This session will emphasize marketing strategy, business planning, cost and pricing, sales and more.

Registration coming soon!

Nov
8
Thu
NoteTonic Testing Session 1
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
NoteTonic Testing Session 1 @ ICube Co-Working Space(Innovation Complex, L1240) | Mississauga | Ontario | Canada

NoteTonic is an AI-based notetaking system and they will be conducting two testing sessions in ICube’s Co-Working Space also known as L1240 in the Innovation Complex. The testing sessions will occur on:

  • November 8th, 2018 – 11AM-4PM
  • November 9th, 2018 – 12PM-1:30PM