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Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room


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294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada




519 846 9839


www.wwcf.ca

June 2017


Simple Selling

June 15, 2017 @ 1:30 pm4:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada

$45.00

Do you or your staff need to review and refine your selling skills?  Professional selling requires practice and an understanding of human buying behaviors. During this workshop we will simplify the selling process and help you to enhance your ability to connect with customers and close more sales. Excellent selling is not just about being friendly, there is a process that eases customers through the buying cycle and allows them to enjoy doing business with you.   The workshop is facilitated…

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July 2017


Sage Accounting

July 13, 2017 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada

FREE

Learn more about Sage Accounting. Join us for this question and answer session on how to more effectively use your accounting software.  If you are using Sage Accounting, (formerly Simply Accounting)  or just starting to, this workshop should help you to understand the program better. Register here   It is a free workshop but please pre-register as space is limited.    

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Summer Stash! Business Bootcamp for Youth

July 18, 2017 @ 9:30 am12:30 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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$50

Learn How to Make Money Running Your Own Business this Summer This is a business bootcamp for youth for ages 12 and up.  Leave this workshop knowing what you are going to do and how you are going to do it. Whether you mow lawns, walk dogs, coach sports or have a product to sell, we will help you to become profitable. You will learn about: your personality and how it compliments business how to set up your business idea…

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September 2017


Mindfulness in Business

September 13, 2017 @ 9:30 am12:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada

$45.00

Leaders, managers and business owners are seeking to use mindfulness in business as a critical skill to grow and develop their organizations.  Self-awareness, good decision-making, innovation, compassion, and courage in the workforce are rapidly becoming essential – not just optional – competencies for the survival and sustainability of successful, ethical organizations. An increasing number of Fortune 500 companies are offering meditation, mindfulness and mind training to their employees and integrating these principles into their daily work environments.  Google is a…

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The Psychology of Networking for Success

September 21, 2017 @ 1:30 pm4:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada

$45

Networking for Success Do you cringe at the thought of attending a networking event? Do you wonder how to make genuine connections? Would you like to feel more relaxed and comfortable in networking situations? Sylvia Plester-Silk is an Intuitive Business Coach at On Purpose Consulting. She has shifted from anxiety at the very thought of attending a networking event to building relationships that have resulted in 5 Figure Contracts by networking. Through understanding that networking is about making connections and…

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October 2017


Our Mentors Share the Secrets to Their Success

October 19, 2017 @ 1:30 pm4:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada

FREE

Wellington Waterloo Community Futures Small Business Mentor Program Annual Fall Gathering with the WWCF Mentors   Come meet our mentors and pickup some great business tips as they share the secrets to their success. In this 2.5 hour session you will have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss all aspects of your business development with our business mentors.  

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February 2019


GREAT APPS TO USE WITH QUICKBOOKS

February 20, 2019 @ 1:30 pm3:30 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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FREE

Are you using Quick Books Online and interested in finding ways to save your business time and money?  Join us on Wednesday February 2oth  from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm to learn how a couple apps could help save you time and increase the efficiency of your business.   In this session we will review TSheets and Hubdoc and how they can empower your bookkeeping.   TSheets is a web-based and mobile time tracking and employee scheduling app for companies needing…

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March 2019


CHAMBER EVENT- Business is a Numbers Game – More Money, More Profit

March 14, 2019 @ 11:30 am1:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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Lunch and Learn – Understanding the financial aspects of running a business. In this session we will discuss how understanding your numbers will help grow your business. We will cover: The role of sales forecasting and profit planning Why you want to review your Income Statement  and Balance Sheet every month Profit margins and how discounting affects the bottom line How to determine if you can afford to hire someone new How setting number goals creates incentives and measurables  …

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SPEED NETWORKING

March 28, 2019 @ 1:00 pm3:30 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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FREE

Join us for this round table speed networking event.  You will be guided through questions to start sharing about your business.  Learn to speak fluently about your business Get tips from other business owners and our guest business mentors. Gain networking confidence: it is a critical skill to gain new clients and get your message out there.  

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November 2019


Luncheon: Exit Planning – How to Exit Your Business When You’re Ready

November 14, 2019 @ 11:30 am1:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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$45

All good things come to an end but your business doesn’t have to when we choose to retire, leave, or start a different adventure. When you want to transition, do you know how to get the most value from your business? Come learn about Exit Planning strategies you can use to prepare for a smooth transition be it a sale to new buyers, transition to family, or even offering a purchase option to key managers or employees. Learn which steps…

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December 2019


Luncheon: Measuring Your Success – Tracking Growth & Strategic Initiatives

December 12, 2019 @ 11:30 am1:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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$45.00

The Year End also means a New Start. What factors do you look at to determine the success of your business? What strategies should you implement to create growth? Have you done a Strategic Planning Review of your business to measure your success from this year and create a plan for the upcoming months and year? You will learn what critical questions a small business owner faces when it comes to growing their business and what systems and planning you…

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February 2020


Productivity Through Technology

February 13 @ 11:30 am1:00 pm

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Training Room,

294 Mill Street East

Elora,

Ontario

N0B1S0

Canada


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$35

Step things up with the use of technology to help automate your tasks and put things on autopilot. Use some tools to build automated sales funnels, perform industry research and tools to reach customers in new ways.

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