May 7, 2012
In House workshops
We provide the opportunity to work with a business trainer and interact with other business owners to gain new ideas, growth strategies and success tools.
Wednesday, May 16 – 9:30 am-Noon, Neustadt
“Business Deductions & Government Reporting Session “– All your questions answered about business write offs, deductions, filing and reporting, HST & other business obligations.
Monday, July 18 – 9:30 am-Noon, Neustadt
“Creating systems for your business – It’s time to get efficient –Increase profits by freeing up time for your most profitable activities, identify key systems to implement in each of the essential functions of successful business, create an action plan to systematize you business.
Wednesday, June 20 – 9:30 am-Noon, Neustadt
“Productivity for People & Organizations” – Essential versus time-critical tasks, delegate and deal with interruptions and meetings productively.
Per Registration/$20.00 per session
No Charge to Business Excellent Training Program ClientsFran Hawkins: Training Coordinator Saugeen Economic Development Corporation A Community Futures Development Corporation 515 Mill Street – P.O. Box 177
Neustadt, Ontario NOG 2MO Phone: 519-799-5750 or 1-877-335-7332 (SEDC)
Fax: 519-799-5752 firstname.lastname@example.org www.sbdc.ca
May 1, 2012
March 27, 2012
Hello, Please help us spread the word!
Every business starts with a vision. With hands-on coaching and mentoring, and up to $3,000, students aged 15 – 29 can turn their vision into their own summer business.
For more information, contact the Business Enterprise Centre in Saugeen Shores at 519-832-2082.
Thanks so much!
Jill Roote, BA, MBA
Saugeen Shores Business Enterprise Centre
559 Goderich Street
Port Elgin, ON N0H 2C4
January 5, 2012
We have finalized some of our Winter Business Session for the New Year. Please feel free to pass this information on. If you would like a poster emailed to you please let me know.Employer Awareness Session Wednesday January 25th (Snow date of Jan. 31) 8:00 am – 11:30 am Georgian College Dining Room FREE As an employer, did you know that there are agencies and
organizations that can help you: - Participate in apprenticeship training? - Hire and train employees? - Offer financing options for your business? - Provide valuable labour market information? Partners: Four County Labour Planning Board, Employment Ontario and
Georgian College E-Marketing Tuesday February 7th & 14th, 8:00 am – 11:00 am Stone Tree Golf & Fitness, Owen Sound $80 (includes HST) per person, includes full breakfast This workshop series will be of interest to businesses that want to
take their online presence to the next level. The focus of these
sessions will cover your site’s role in your business objectives, the
importance of quality content, advantages and disadvantages of social
media and which type fits with the needs of your business. Includes
handouts and interactive learning opportunities.
How to “Really” Start a Business Wednesday March 7th 9:00am – 11:00am Owen Sound & North Grey Public Library FREE Discover the basic steps involved in starting a business, evaluating
your idea, determining your market and basic rules and regulations.
Basics of Bookkeeping Tuesday March 20th, 27th & April 3rd 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Business Enterprise Centre Boardroom $85 + HST This three part Bookkeeping Workshop will allow you to use the tools
and information to understand your financial statements and your own
books confidently. Class size is limited to 8 to allow a hands – on,
individualized learning opportunity for everyone.
Registration is required for all workshops. Space is limited, don’t
be disappointed register today!
Thanks, Katie CroftBusiness Enterprise Centre- Owen Sound & Area 173 8th St. East Owen Sound, ON N4K 1K9 Bus: (519) 371-3232 Fax: (519) 371-2060 email@example.com www.owensoundbusiness.ca
December 19, 2011
Thank you for helping us to spread the word about the 10-Steps to Community Action series of workshops…I really appreciate it!!!
Please Note: there are only 7 spots remaining…if you are interested in joining us for this exciting program, please fill in the attached registration form and submit it quickly. Looking forward to seeing you there…!!!
Take care, Dave Barret
What we will learn
l. Understanding the Foundation of Leadership
2. Social Media
3. Public Speaking
4. The Politics of Organizations
5. TRAFFIC-Managing Communication Flow
6. Dealing with Difficult People
7. Media Relations
8. Show Me the Money
10. Don’t Just Survive: Thrive!
Tuesday, February 7 Wednesday, February 15
Tuesday, February 21
Tuesday, February 28
Tuesday, March 6
Tuesday, March 20
Tuesday, March 27
Thursday, March 29
Tuesday, April 3
Tuesday, April 10
All sessions will be held in Hanover or Walkerton from 7:00 – 9:30 p.m. $125 includes HST! Originally 25 spaces available. Registration Deadline February 3
(PS: There are two pages to the attached document. Transportation is available from Paisley for up to 5 people. Let’s get lots of representation from this village. This is a learning opportunity SMB)