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Nipissing District News & Events

Starter Company Plus

Starter Company Plus is a comprehensive, entrepreneurial development program designed for those 18 years and older, not attending school full time, who are planning to or have started a full time, year round business. There is no cost to this program. 

To register: 
- Submit an application which will be provided to you by The Business Centre 
- Attend an interview to determine business viability and acceptance into the program 
The Program involves: 
- 10 business development and planning workshops 
- One on one training 
- Research and development of a business plan 
- Mentorship 
- The opportunity to pitch for up to $5000 in grant funding (conditions apply) 

If this program interests you contact Aimée Clark at 705-474-0400 x2425 or aimee.clark@thebusinesscentre-nps.com

 

Exploring Entrepreneurship for Women (NORTH BAY)

Exploring Entrepreneurship for Women supports low income women who are seeking to start their own business with:

  • Business Skills Development
  • Financial Literacy Training
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Access to Funding

As a participant, you will:

  • Explore business ideas
  • Develop your plan and entrepreneurial skills through participating in our business skills development workshops
  • Network with your peers and like minded entrepreneurs
  • Learn about Peer Circles and micro-funding opportunities for your business
  • Have access to continued mentorship and business support

Workshop Dates: January 8th - 12th at 9AM - 12PM. Will be held at The Business Centre - 6th Floor Boardroom - North Bay City Hall

 

There is no cost to register/participate 

To register for this program please contact The Business Centre Nipissing Parry Sound 705-474-0400 ext. 2425 or email aimee.clark@thebusinesscentre-nps.com 

Parry Sound District News & Events

Starter Company Plus

Starter Company Plus is a comprehensive, entrepreneurial development program designed for those 18 years and older, not attending school full time, who are planning to or have started a full time, year round business. There is no cost to this program. 

To register: 
- Submit an application which will be provided to you by The Business Centre 
- Attend an interview to determine business viability and acceptance into the program 

The Program involves: 
- 10 business development and planning workshops 
- One on one training 
- Research and development of a business plan 
- Mentorship 
- The opportunity to pitch for up to $5000 in grant funding (conditions apply) 

If this program interests you contact Jeff Beaudoin at 705-746-5892 or jeffrey.beaudoin@thebusinesscentre-nps.com