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Side Hustling and the Future of Work


If you are a newbie side-hustler, freelancer, entrepreneur OR if you would like to become one, there is a community to support you, a template to follow, and resources to empower you to set up your new business and thrive in today’s economy. 


Introducing, The Side Hustle Starter-kit, a value packed event to guide you through the basics of getting your side-hustle off the ground this year!

 

 

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20/20 Roadmapping - Creating Space to Grow with Intention [Online Business Training]

 

The Maker’s Collective presents, an online business strategy roadmap training to help you take on 2020 with confidence, clarity and the tools that will help you grow. After the online training, participants will also get the added guidance and support of a follow up group coaching call with facilitators, Lacey Heels & Jeff Mitchell.

 

 

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Business Launch 360

6 part series, begins January 21st

 

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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Rise Low Interest Loans

 

At Rise, we break down barriers and change futures through our innovative small business services. Rise offers a supportive environment geared to people who’ve experienced barriers resulting from mental health conditions or substance use.

 

Rise provides:

  • Low interest loans
  • Business advice, mentorship, and peer support
  • Help navigating small business resources
  • Acceptance, and a community of support
  • Encouragement and validation of your strengths and capabilities

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Guest Post: Truth About Management That No One Told You.

Apr 13, 2018
Truths about management that no one told you.   Guest Post ...

 

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Employing Young Talent Incentive

Jan 29, 2018
Employing Young Talent Incentive   Effective January 1, 201...

 

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

Jan 26, 2018
Social Media Marketing Missing the Mark? Filter Bubbles & Echo Chamber...

 

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What innovation really means for traditional small business in Waterloo Region

Mar 23, 2017
  Written by Mistie Brown   One of the most importa...

 

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