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Digital Sales Boot Camp

 

Thursday, June 14th 6:30pm-9:00pm

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Friday, June 15th 9:30am-3:30pm

 

This boot camp has been designed to give you practical takeaways that will drive online clicks into direct sales and keep new customers for life. From mapping out your customer's journey, to utilizing the best digital tools, you are going to take your digital marketing strategies to the next level. 

 

 

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Students, Be Your Own Boss

Summer Company 

 

2018 applications are open! 

 

Now is the time to give entrepreneurship a try! Summer Company is the perfect opportunity to try being your own boss. Summer Company offers up to a $3000 grant and provides valuable training, mentoring, and coaching. You have the business idea, we'll help you make it work.To qualify for the program, you must be between the ages of 15-29 and attending school next year.

 

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LAICOS Presents: The Power of Social Enterprise in the Food Industry

 

Join the LAICOS Enterprise Hub for an evening of networking and celebration in Guelph focused on the amazing social enterprises we have in the Region. The Power of Social Enterprise in the Food Industry will feature two micro-keynote speakers with one speaking from an industry perspective and the other from an education perspective.

 

 

 

 

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Flourishing Business Canvas

 

Wednesday, May 30th 6:00-8:00PM

The concept of doing good while earning a profit may not be new, but recent interest from government, academics, and community organizations has pushed Social Enterprise into the limelight.  Are you an entrepreneur, student, non-profit organization or someone who believes that businesses have the power to make our world a better place?

 

Join us for this session and explore how businesses and organizations can succeed by doing good.  The “Flourishing Business Canvas” is a new business tool that integrates environmental and social sustainability into a non-profit or for-profit enterprise. 

 

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