PLEASE NOTE: All BACD events/workshops will be held virtually until until further notice.
A Zoom link will be included in the event information, so you can join at the scheduled time.
BACD Start Up Session
WednesdayJuly 224:00PM - 5:30PM Free
BACD’s Business Fundamentals series includes the Start up Session as well as Marketing & Sales, Business Planning and Finance & Operations. The Start Up Session is held weekly and the other 3 are all held every month rotating between morning, afternoon and evening sessions.
These sessions are ideal for budding entrepreneurs and those considering opening their own small business and a great place for you to start exploring the fundamentals of starting a business.
These are in a seminar format held in our boardroom. Most times there are at least 10 – 20 people in each session. They are a group of like minded people that all have many questions about starting a business. It is also a great start to making contacts for your business. This session is presented by BACD’s advisors who have all been entrepreneurs themselves.
Start Up Session:
This session gives an overview of the fundamental elements of success for every business (Business Concept, Marketing & Sales, Operations and Finance) and helps you get the steps needed to start successfully and on track to growing.
We will go through our Start Up Checklist and cover:
- The Business Idea and business model
- Validating your business idea through market research
- Business Registration
- Business Structures to consider
- Licenses and Permits
- HST requirements
- Start up funding
- Business Insurance
- Capital, Grants and Funding
- Name and Brand considerations
A zoom link will be sent to you when you register.