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Entrepreneurship Essentials – February Edition

February 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

You Bring The Passion, We’ll Bring The Essentials!
Are you an expert in your field, but out of your element as a business owner? Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered!

Join Community Innovation Lab for The Refinery’s curated monthly Entrepreneurship Essentials Series’ on the topics every business owner should know. Each Essentials session will be an interactive workshop designed for professional development. Reserve your spot now to learn all of the business essentials!

Purchase your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-refinery-entrepreneurship-essentials-series-february-2019-tickets-54727278764

February 2019 Entrepreneurship Essentials Agenda:
FROM LINKEDIN TO RETURN BUSINESS
Marketing and Branding
February 6, 10am-12pm

BUSINESS PLAN WRITING WORKSHOP
Strategizing for Growth
February 13, 10am-12pm

EASY STEPS TO RESOLVING CONFLICT
Business Fundamentals – Negotiation and Communication
February 20, 10am-12pm

COMMUNITY INNOVATION MEETUP
Strategizing for Growth
February 27, 7:30am-9:30am

YOUR INTEGRATED LIFE
Mindset and Wellness
February 27, 10am-12pm

Session Descriptions
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES: FROM LINKED IN TO RETURN BUSINESS
Presented by Jerrold McGrath, Senior Advisor of Launchpad Programs, Artscape
Are you new to LinkedIn? Do you have a LinkedIn account, but feel you aren’t leveraging it to its fullest potential? Want to learn how to leverage it for business development? LinkedIn is where the business professionals live online – join us for tips, tricks and strategy session to put your profile to work for you.
Wednesday February 6, 2019; 10am-12pm

BUILDING A GREAT BUSINESS PLAN
Presented by Charles Hamilton, Small Business Advisor BDC
Join us to learn the importance of a great business plan! See examples of what to do (and what not to do!), ask questions about what banks are looking for in a business plan, and work on your own plan with Community Innovation Lab advisors. Come with any questions you may have.
Wednesday February 13, 2019; 10am-12pm

EASY STEPS TO RESOLVING CONFLICT – NEGOTIATION
Presented by Helen Lightstone LL.M, Chartered Mediator, Licensed Paralegal.
Conflict is everywhere, at your home, with your neighbours, and at your workplace. Learn the five easy steps to help you resolve your disputes so that everyone can be happier and more productive.
Wednesday February 20, 2019; 10am-12pm

COMMUNITY INNOVATION MEETUP
February 27, 7:30am-9:30am
Tickets include special admission to the Members-Only Community Innovation Meetup. Join us at the Co-iLab Hub, and power up your business growth! What’s working well, where do you need help, and what resources can you contribute to the group? Work with other entrepreneurs from a variety of backgrounds and Community Innovation Lab staff for support achieving goals and staying accountable.

YOUR INTEGRATED LIFE
Presented by Joan Jothi Saldanha, Certified Sacred Leader with Sacred Women International, professional Artist & Photographer and Featured NEXT25 Business owner!
Jothi will guide you on a fun and interactive journey of self-reflection and goal setting with clear action steps around work, wellness and impact, as you tap into the abundance that already exists within and around you. Leave with a vision board and a plan for manifesting your vision.
Wednesday February 27, 2019; 10am-12pm

Purchase your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-refinery-entrepreneurship-essentials-series-february-2019-tickets-54727278764

Let’s get started!

Note on Pricing: All of our workshops are generously subsidized by the Ontario Trillium Foundation. If pricing is a barrier, please contact us via email for alternatvie options: [masked]

Details

Date:
February 6
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Business-Essentials-Durham-Region-Entrepreneurs/events/lpsvqqyzdbjb/

Venue

Community Innovation Lab
600 Rossland Rd W
Oshawa, on L1J 3E6 ca
Website:
https://doitindurham.biz/venue/community-innovation-lab/

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