Small Business Events

The Niagara Falls Small Business Enterprise Centre runs a variety of events geared towards both new start-up businesses as well as existing businesses. Whether you are looking for information about writing a business plan, or perhaps looking at new avenues of marketing your business – we have a seminar for you.

To view our current offering, please select an event from the list below to view the details. Registration is required and can be done online. If you have any questions about a particular event, please contact the Small Business Enterprise Centre at 905-356-7521 x 5130

Event Listing

BIZ Information Session

Description

This seminar is an informative session on SBEC’s new mixed-use business incubator (Business Innovation Zone), how to apply and the services it offers. Each session runs from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Cost

FREE Space is limited
Date Space Available Quantity
January 20, 2015 (12 spots available)
February 24, 2015 (12 spots available)
March 24, 2015 (12 spots available)
April 21, 2015 (12 spots available)
May 19, 2015 (12 spots available)
June 23, 2015 (12 spots available)

How to Write A Business Plan

Description

This interactive seminar is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the components in a business plan and get you on the path to business success. Each session runs from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

Cost

$20.00 Space is limited
Date Space Available Quantity
February 3, 2015 (12 spots available)
March 3, 2015 (12 spots available)
April 7, 2015 (12 spots available)
May 5, 2015 (12 spots available)
June 2, 2015 (12 spots available)

Marketing and Advertising

Description

This 2 hour seminar will describe marketing techniques that are critical to the success of your business. Marketing has many dimensions, including market research, customer service, advertising, targeting, packaging, pricing, and e-marketing. Investing in a good marketing plan will generate excellent returns and provide long-term benefits to your business. Each session runs from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Cost

$20.00 Space is limited
Date Space Available Quantity
January 29, 2015 (12 spots available)
February 26, 2015 (12 spots available)
March 26, 2015 (12 spots available)
April 30, 2015 (12 spots available)
May 28, 2015 (12 spots available)
June 25, 2015 (12 spots available)

Steps to Starting

Description

This interactive seminar is designed to go through the full steps to starting a business. Some of the topics that will be discussed include licensing, zoning, taxes, employee regulations, and a lot more! Each session runs from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Cost

FREE Space is limited
Date Space Available Quantity
February 12, 2015 (12 spots available)
March 12, 2015 (12 spots available)
April 16, 2015 (12 spots available)
May 14, 2015 (12 spots available)
June 11, 2015 (12 spots available)
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