Ask the Retail Pro: Understanding Your Customers Through Survey Feedback

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While it has always been important for retailers to maintain strong relationships with their customers, it is perhaps even more essential in the social media age. With more purchasing options available to consumers, developing a unique customer experience is necessary to build loyalty. It also requires a deep understanding of your customer base. Surveys are […]

Foodpreneur Advantage Webinar: Labelling and Packaging Your Food Product

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What should you consider when deciding how to package your food/beverage product? What are the labelling regulations you need to follow? This Foodpreneur Advantage webinar is for you if you have a food or beverage product that needs an accurate and compliant label. Packaging and labelling your food product is where marketing meets regulatory compliance […]

Ask the Retail Pro: Using Live Video To Build Intimate Relationships With Your Customers

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Business as usual no longer exists and neither should your outdated social media strategies. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought on times of uncertainty and rapid change. At the same time, it has accelerated the need for technology adoption, sparking new opportunities and ways for retailers to build relationships with their customers. Live streaming platforms, such […]

Feeding Your Future: Virtual Career Fair (Southwestern Ontario)

Virtual Event

The goal of this regional career fair is to expose job seekers to employment possibilities in the agri-food industry and connect employers with talented individuals. Employers from across Southwestern Ontario will be present at the virtual career fair to have one-on-one conversations with job seekers, answer any questions and recruit for current or future opportunities.

Developing Resilience: Overcoming the Barriers and Challenges to Becoming Resilient

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It is during challenging and uncertain times that we question ourselves, our ability to endure the constant pressure and strain of what we are going through and the feelings of uncertainty going forward. Resilience is more than just the belief that we will “bounce back.” It is about looking hard at how we communicate internally, […]

2021 Annual General Meeting: Strengthening Communities in Middlesex County

Virtual Event

Community Futures Middlesex is passionate about helping entrepreneurs grow and succeed to strengthen our community. Entrepreneurs and small business owners are the foundation of any rural community. When they succeed, the community thrives. From supporting local businesses during COVID-19 to developing an updated strategic plan, 2020 was a transformative year for us. We want to […]

The Rural Edge: Scheduling and Repurposing Your Social Media Content

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It is difficult to ignore the impact of social media on the business world. Consumers are increasingly spending more time using their devices, forcing businesses to expand their digital marketing efforts on various platforms. Social media allows business owners to target customers and measure success far more accurately than traditional media. While every business should […]

Youth Job Connection: Virtual Information Session 1

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Join Community Employment Choices (CEC) for a virtual information session about the Youth Job Connection! Gather all the information you need about the program, how CEC prepares and promotes youth for job readiness, skills development and learn how to market effectively to employers. If you know or support youth who are unemployed, or if are […]

Youth Job Connection: Virtual Information Session 2

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Join Community Employment Choices (CEC) for a virtual information session about the Youth Job Connection! Gather all the information you need about the program, how CEC prepares and promotes youth for job readiness, skills development and learn how to market effectively to employers. If you know or support youth who are unemployed, or if are […]

Information Session: Middlesex Youth Entrepreneur Initiative

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Based on our current funding agreement with FedDev Ontario, youth entrepreneurship is one of the key priorities for investment. Through sponsorship provided by RBC and Middlesex County — with support from the Middlesex Workforce Development Partnership — Community Futures Middlesex is hosting the Middlesex Youth Entrepreneur Initiative (MYEI). The MYEI will enroll several Middlesex County […]