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Cannabis in the Workplace

Friday, January 25th

 

Do you have questions about Ontario’s new Cannabis legislation?  

Are you unsure about how this affects you and your employees in the workplace?

What kind of policies do you need?

Is your zero tolerance policy still applicable?

Can I fire someone for smoking up in the workplace?

Should I even be discussing this with my team?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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BOOT CAMP: Become Your Own Digital Marketer

Monday, January 28th and Wednesday, January 30th

 

In today's digital world, there are tools and methods for you to market and run your business like a boss, but it can be overwhelming to know what to use and where to start. It's time you become your own ultimate digital champion.

 

This course includes:

  • Basic Intro (language, what's what, etc)
  • Website & Landing Page
  • Blogging, SEO & Captions
  • Content Creation - Photos, Video & Boomerang
  • Simple Graphic Design
  • Email Marketing & List Building
  • Profile Build and Social Media Management

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Business Launch 360

6 part series, begins January 22nd

 

Business Launch 360 is a comprehensive business development program for new ventures and early stage businesses. 

 

Delivered over 6 half day workshops you will develop skills in business planning; customer evaluation; marketing strategy and implementation; sales strategy; operations; financial tools and projections and presentation development. Each 3 hour workshop is interactive, hands on and delivered by a business advisor and industry experts. Once completed you will have developed a business strategy and obtained the knowledge to grow your business from the ground up.

 

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The Eco Market Pitch Competition

Wednesday, February 27th

 

Are you a Canadian entrepreneur with a green or socially-driven business? We’re excited to announce The Eco Market Pitch Competition, brought to you by The Eco Market, the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre and Social Enterprise Southwest. Applications are now open until January 14th! 

 

 

 

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Employing Young Talent Incentive

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Guest Post: Social Media Marketing Missing the Mark? Filter Bubbles & Echo Chambers Might Be Why

Jan 26, 2018
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What innovation really means for traditional small business in Waterloo Region

Mar 23, 2017
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