Our workshops are an excellent way to hone business skills and better the bottom line!


Fall Workshops:

Please register on Eventbrite.ca (search for events by name), or contact the Small Business Centre:

Call: 519.524 8394 ext. 6 | Email: smallbusiness@huroncounty.ca 


Critical Reflection with Carol Casey  

Oct. 5, 2017 | Small Business Centre, Goderich | 6:00-8:00 pm

The practice of reflection is known to expedite transfer of knowledge to practice; generate higher quality work performance, and promote professional growth. This workshop engages participants in an exploration of how critical reflection can be implemented through discussion, reflective exercises and group practice. $10.00

Excel for Beginners

Oct. 12, 2017 | Hensall Arena | 6:00-8:00 pm

Learn the simple but powerful capabilities of Excel. From cash flows to inventory lists, this may be the most useful software ever created! $10.00

Quickbooks with Carole Weber

Oct. 19, 2017 | Blyth Festival Theatre | 6:00-8:00 pm

An introduction to QuickBooks and setting up your business. Ensure you are tracking the right information for tax time, and learn how to produce reports! $10.00

A New Economy Documentary Screening

Oct. 17, 2017 | Huron County Museum, Goderich | 6:30-9:00 pm

Donation entry for Rural Response to Healthy Children.

What if working together for the good of all was the most common business model? Watch, as several organizations strive towards building a more cooperative future. By putting humanity before the bottom line, they are finding their place in an economy previously dominated by profits and big business.

Doing Business with the Government with Menelaos Argiropoulos (Government of Canada).

Oct. 24, 2017 | REACH Centre, Clinton | 9:00-11:30 am

This seminar will help you: understand the procurement process; register as a supplier; obtain security screening; build relationships; bid on opportunities; and become familiar with the Build in Canada Innovation Program. The presentation is being offered free of charge by the Government of Ontario. The $10 registration includes rental fee and breakfast. Register now.

WIN THIS SPACE Contest Finale

Oct. 27, 2017 | Seaforth Golf Course | 6:00-9:00 pm |

RSVP to jhawley@huroneast.com (for food count). Free!

Online Marketing Workshop with Coder Scoop

Nov. 2, 2017 | Huron County Library — Exeter Branch | 6:00-8:00 pm.

There are billions of customers out there, and nearly as many ways to get them interested. $10.00

Do Well to Do Good: Accelerator Training for Social Entrepreneurs

Nov. 7, 2017 | Zurich Public Library | 9:00-4:00 pm

In our Accelerator Program, not only will you get your business model going but we will also be there to coach you as your develop your business idea. You can be at any stage of your enterprise to participate! $25.00 (includes catered lunch)

Professional Business Panel with Libro Credit Union, BDC, Chartered Accountant Ryan Shelton, and Lawyer Sean Lynn.

Nov. 9, 2017 | White Carnation, Holmesville| 6:00-8:00 pm.

Enjoy some local food and drink, and get professional advice about your business from these experts! $25.00

Business Networking Night with Sabrina Geremia, Head of Google Canada!

Nov. 16, 2017 | The Ashwood Bourbon Bar, Bayfield | 6:00-9:00 pm

Join us for an evening of great food & networking and hear from our guest speaker, Sabrina Geremia, of Google Canada! Also… Do you have a Social Enterprise business or business idea? Pitch your business case for a chance to win a $1500 prize. Attendees will vote on their favourite business idea! $25.00 (includes food and speaker).

Casino Networking Night

Nov. 23, 2017 | Clinton Raceway | 6:00-8:00 pm

Join us for a night of great food and business networking at the Casino! $25.00

Year End Financials with a Professional Accountant

Nov. 30, 2017 | REACH Centre, Clinton | 6:00-8:00 pm

Do you have tax questions about your business? Ask the experts at this interactive session! $25.00

Funded by the Province of Ontario.




Register – it’s required! Call 519-524-8394 Ext 6 or email smallbusiness@huroncounty.ca
Location: Various Locations throughout the County

If you have suggestions for workshops, roundtable discussions, or panels, please contact Patrick or Kim: pdonnelly@huroncounty.ca or kpostma@huroncounty.ca