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Starter Company Plus

 

*Now accepting applications for January 2018*

 

Starter Company PLUS is a great opportunity for budding entrepreneurs and existing business owners who want to start, expand or buy a  business in Waterloo Region, and are not in school or working full time. The program has 6 half day training days covering Business Concept, Research, Marketing, Sales, Financial, Operations, and Presentation Skills. Join one of our info sessions and learn more!

 

 

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SBConnect

 

Already running your own business? Stay current and connected!
 
Navigate your way to success through through the SBConnect Program. This club allows you to partner with Waterloo Region Small Business Centre to get your name out there, network with other entrepreneurs, receive discounts on events and seminars, and gain access to incredible marketing opportunities. 

 

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Access to Professionals

 

Through this unique program, entrepreneurs receive business solutions and advisory services relating to their business during a 40 minute one-on-one consultation.  

 

One-on-one consultations are by referral only and include:

  • Legal
  • Accounting 
  • Etsy Online Sales/Marketing
  • Operations/Growth Consultant
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Human Resources 

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Introduction to Local SEO

Tuesday, December 12th 9:00AM-Noon

 

Learn key points on how to utilize Search Engine Optimization!


-What is SEO
-Keyword Research
-Ad Words vs. Organic
-On Page SEO
-Off Page SEO
-Google My Business
-Non-Traditional Channels
-How Social Media can Help SEO

 

 

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Upcoming Events


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  • Startup Business Basics

    12/20/2017

    Learn all the necessary steps to starting your own business! Variety of dates, times & locations available, click here to register.


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  • SBConnects

    12/22/2017

    Already running your own business? Stay current and connected!


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