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Nipissing District News & Events

Business Plan 2 Day CRASH COURSE

 

Interested in starting a business - but you're not sure if you want to start just yet? 

Register to join our TWO DAY BUSINESS PLAN & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT CRASH COURSE!!

May 15th & 16th from 9:00am to 3:00pm on the 6th Floor Large Boardroom at the North Bay City Hall. 

 

RSVP to Michelle Hong at michelle.hong@thebusinesscentre-nps.com 

or call 705-474-0400 x 2443

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) 
 Next intake date: September 2018
If this program interests you contact Aimée Clark at 705-474-0400 x2425 or aimee.clark@thebusinesscentre-nps.com

 

Parry Sound District News & Events

May 3rd - HOW TO MARKET YOU!

The Business Centre will be helping to host 'How to Market YOU!' with the Parry Sound Chamber of Commerce and Metroland Media on May 3rd. Peter Lane form RED Academy from Toronto will be coming up to speak about digital media and how it can help build your business and your personal brand.

The event will run from 6-9pm at Canadore College and there will be a cost of 15$ for chamber members and 20$ for non-members to help cover the cost of the food and drinks.

 

Please contact the Parry Sound Chamber of Commerce for registration.

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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