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Are you thinking of starting a food business in Waterloo?

 

Learn how from a panel of experts who will help you navigate through food business regulations and requirements including:

  • Food safety & inspections, including the Certified Food Handler certificate requirements
  • Municipal licensing, permits, zoning
  • Building inspections
  • Liability insurance
  • Best practices from a local food entrepreneur

Friday, November 3rd 9:00am-Noon

Register to secure your spot!

 


 

WRSBC: Summer Company

 

Etsy 101

 

Thursday, November 9th 

 

Learn how to launch your own handmade shop! This workshop will cover: 

 

-How to Get Started & Use Etsy
-What Can You Sell
-3 Keys to Success

-Fill your Shop
-Use Great Photos
-Master Tags and Titles

 

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Website Coaching Clinic

 

The Website Coaching Clinic will allow you to have your business website reviewed by one of our website experts. Don't have a website? Our experts can guide you through what they believe would be the best option for your website. You will get valuable, uninterrupted one on one time for half an hour with one of our outstanding coaches. 

 

 

 

 

 

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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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Starter Company Plus

 

Now accepting applications! Click here for upcoming info sessions!

 

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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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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  • Business Plan Coaching

    07/10/2017

    Get the coaching and tools for your business plan.


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