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December 2020

The Rural Edge: Securing Government and Grant Funds for Your Business

December 3, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Visual Presentation (Online)

One of the biggest hurdles in growing or expanding one’s business is obtaining the funds to do so. Most entrepreneurs and small business owners tend to seek loans and lines of credit in funding their operations, but these aren’t the only options. Many businesses are completely unaware of the government and grant funds available for business development in Canada. While it may be easier said than done, acquiring grant funds is usually the most economical method of business growth and…

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Digital Main Street: Changing Customer Behaviour and the Transformation of Online Retail

December 7, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Visual Presentation (Online)

Hear from a panel of experts on the impacts the changes in consumer behaviour will have on small businesses and the future of online retail.

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Small Business Centre: Starting A Small Business

December 15, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Visual Presentation (Online)

Starting a business and want to make sure you're on track? Wondering how to bring your business to life? Learn start-up steps & resources!

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The Rural Edge: Applying to the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)

December 17, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Visual Presentation (Online)

Shortly after the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it became clear that businesses and entrepreneurs would require financial assistance. The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) launched in May 2020 to provide liquidity support to businesses and not-for-profit organizations affected by the economic impacts of COVID-19. Its eligible applicants are businesses and not-for-profits unable to access other federal relief measures or that require additional support. The RRRF recently expanded across southern Ontario, with an additional $184 million now available. The latest parameters…

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January 2021

Ask the Expert: Human Resources for Small Business Owners

January 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Visual Presentation (Online)

As an employer, your human resources (HR) management often determines the success of your business. With ever-changing labour laws and a diverse, multi-generational workforce today, employers must remain in tune with the current times. The COVID-19 pandemic has also created a new set of challenges for employers in both the short- and long-term. Keeping your employees happy is challenging, but it’s vital to your workplace culture and contributes to a thriving business. We’re excited to introduce the first installment of…

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