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Upcoming Events

Sep
8
Tue
2015
9:00 am Marketing Summer School: Get Res... @ District Ventures
Marketing Summer School: Get Res... @ District Ventures
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Do you find that summer is the time you finally have to work ON your business instead of just IN it? Are you looking for some fresh marketing ideas to take your business to that[...]
5:30 pm Are you Ready for Entrepreneursh... @ 2540 Kensington Rd NW
Are you Ready for Entrepreneursh... @ 2540 Kensington Rd NW
Sep 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Starting and creating your own business is life-changing. It can be fun, exciting and challenging. In this interactive, two hour introductory workshop you will be introduced to the life of an entrepreneur. You will be[...]
Sep
9
Wed
2015
9:00 am Social Media 101 for Business @ District Ventures
Social Media 101 for Business @ District Ventures
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Social Media- what is it? How do you use it for a new or existing business? Can you really make money from a Facebook page?  Social Media is an opportunity to increase brand recognition, improve[...]
5:30 pm Roadmap for Success – Calgary @ District Ventures
Roadmap for Success – Calgary @ District Ventures
Sep 9 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Why does the idea of writing a business plan seem daunting and confusing? Why do you need one – especially if your business is going to start small and grow later? This 3 hour workshop[...]
Sep
17
Thu
2015
all-day Trade Mission to Go for the Gree... @ Walt Disney World, Florida
Trade Mission to Go for the Gree... @ Walt Disney World, Florida
Sep 17 – Sep 19 all-day
Go for the Greens is a business development conference for women entrepreneurs. This boutique event offers exclusive access to companies, government agencies, nonprofits and professional associations that can help women-owned businesses secure their largest, most[...]
Sep
18
Fri
2015
12:00 pm Marketing School: Defining Your ... @ Alberta Women Entrepreneurs
Marketing School: Defining Your ... @ Alberta Women Entrepreneurs
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Do you find that now is the time you finally have to work ON your business instead of just IN it? Are you looking for some fresh marketing ideas to take your business to that[...]

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