Beyond Start-up...

Once your business has passed the start-up stage you face new challenges. In today's competitive marketplace business owners often have to juggle many jobs. Resources can be stretched thin and it can be difficult to manage and grow your business.

Is it time to hire employees? Do you need to enhance your marketing plan? Develop a new sales process? Is it time to expand? Do you need additional financing?  These are only a few of the questions you may be asking yourself once you've established your business. 

The Small Business Centre offers Advisory assistance and a variety of resources and services to help you refine your business management skills and create a plan for growth.

 

 

 

Business Growth Events Calendar

    October 2017

  • October 25

    Business Planning Basics Session 1 - October 2017
    Wed, Oct 25th @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    First part of a 9 hour seminar on creating a business plan. Learn about market research, assessing your competition, creating effective marketing strategies and developing sales strategies. Registration for this session automatically includes registration for sessions 2 & 3 on October 27, 2017.

    NOTE - Completion of the Starting a Small Business Seminar is required before enrolling in this workshop.

    Tickets $120.00/each

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  • October 26

    Open4Business
    Thu, Oct 26th @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    With a range of programs and services tailored to meet your needs, the London Small Business Centre can help you start and grow your business. Attend this free, one hour seminar for a full overview of everything we offer. This seminar is held every Thursday of each month and starts at noon.  

    Tickets $0.00/each

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  • October 27

    Business Planning Basics Sessions 2 & 3 - October 2017
    Fri, Oct 27th @ 9:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Learn about operational concerns and financial considerations, including: start up costs, sales forecasting, cash flow statements, income statements, and balance sheets. Upon completing this workshop you will have all the tools necessary to prepare your own business plan.

    NOTE - This full day session completes the seminar series. Registration for Session 1 on September 27 automatically includes Sessions 2 & 3 on this date.

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  • November 2017

  • November 2

    Legal Advice
    Thu, Nov 2nd @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

    Expert lawyers are available to clarify your concerns and provide answers to your legal questions.

    Individual half hour appointments booked on a first come, first served basis.

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  • November 7

    Accounting Advice
    Tue, Nov 7th @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

    Access certified accountants to address financial questions and assist with bookkeeping best practices and future forecasting.

    Individual appointments booked on a first come, first served basis.

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  • November 22

    Business Planning Basics Session 1 - November 2017
    Wed, Nov 22nd @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    First part of a 9 hour seminar on creating a business plan. Learn about market research, assessing your competition, creating effective marketing strategies and developing sales strategies. Registration for this session automatically includes registration for sessions 2 & 3 on November 24, 2017.

    NOTE - Completion of the Starting a Small Business Seminar is required before enrolling in this workshop.

    Tickets $120.00/each

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  • November 24

    Business Planning Basics Sessions 2 & 3 - November 2017
    Fri, Nov 24th @ 9:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Learn about operational concerns and financial considerations, including: start up costs, sales forecasting, cash flow statements, income statements, and balance sheets. Upon completing this workshop you will have all the tools necessary to prepare your own business plan.

    NOTE - This full day session completes the seminar series. Registration for Session 1 on November 22 automatically includes Sessions 2 & 3 on this date.

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  • November 29

    eBusiness Seminar
    Wed, Nov 29th @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Is your website easy to find? Does it convey the message and present the user experience that you intended? This full day seminar will cover SEO, paid search, and social media tactics that will drive more qualified traffic to your site. We will also discuss some simple ways to use free web analytics data to improve your web presence.

    Tickets $55.00/each

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  • December 2017

  • December 12

    EPIC Holiday Schmoozefest 2017 - EPIC Networking Events
    Tue, Dec 12th @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Join us for Holiday Schmoozefest, the holiday event for small business! Enjoy amazing food, great tunes, door prizes, a silent auction, and some serious schmoozing!

    Visit EPIC Holiday Schmoozefest or call 519-659-2882 ext. 0 for more details!

    Tickets $25.00/each

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