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Seminars and Events

Market Research

Tuesday, September 27th / 12-1PM

Whether you are a start-up or an existing business, developing an effective marketing plan requires market research. Discover how to conduct your own primary research and how to tap into existing data that will help you better understand your industry, competitors, target market, determine the feasibility of your business idea and more.


Starting a Small Business

Thursday, October 6th / 12-1PM

Do you have a business idea? Not sure where to start? No problem. The team will provide you with the information you need to get started.


Business Bootstrapping

Thursday, October 13th / 12-1PM

Starting a new business on a limited budget without investor involvement is called ‘bootstrapping’. In this seminar you will learn about various free resources and techniques small business owners can use in Marketing, Social Media, Finance, Project Management and more to reach your business goals while saving money.


Small Business Centres Ontario

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Digital Main Street

The goal of Digital Main Street ShopHERE Powered By Google is to build and optimize online stores for small independent businesses and artists in just a matter of days. With ShopHERE, businesses get to expand their selling opportunities into the online market.

When I sign up with ShopHERE, what do I get?

  • An online Shopify ecommerce website customized with your information, theme, logo and branding
  • Hands-on assistance setting up and launching your online store
  • Additional training to support your online store including topics like digital marketing, shipping and inventory management
  • Access to free tools to help support the successful launch of your online store