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

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. $10.00

WIN THIS SPACE Contest Finale

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

RSVP to (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

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

Casino Night! Networking Event

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! $10.00


Do Well to Do Good. Events to Celebrate Social Enterprise!

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.

Accelerator Training for Social Entrepreneurs

Nov. 7, 2017 | Zurich Public

Library | 9:00-4:00 pm

$25.00 (includes catered lunch)

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!

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

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

$25.00 (includes food and speaker).

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!

Funded by the Province of Ontario.


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

Call: 519.524 8394 ext. 6 | Email:

The pdf. version: Small Business Centre Fall 2017 Workshops