The Centre offers complimentary consultation and easy access to resources, including business start-up services to support the development of new and already established small businesses. In addition to advisory services, events, seminars and training opportunities are held throughout the year to meet small business essentials.
Whether you're looking to relocate or expand, start a business or move your business, the Stratford Perth Centre For Business can help you succeed.Business Basics FREE E-Learning Course!
Book an appointment with HOLLY if you need assistance with your start-up, planning, strategic thinking and digital marketing strategies. (Appts available Tuesday thru Thursday.) Please note: we are booking appointments 1-2 weeks out at this time.Click here to book an appointment with HOLLY
Click the link below to learn about upcoming workshops and educational events for small business.
Please note that all workshops and events are currently being held virtually.
This series of 10 free online learning sessions will help you decide if starting your own business is the right path for you, then guide you through the steps involved in getting started.Enroll in the SBC Business Basics and Start-up Program
Want to open safely but need guidance on how to do so? Call the Stop The Spread Business Line at 1-888-444-3659.You can also click here to access our resource pdf.
The Summer Company Grant Program is now accepting applications for youth in the education system between the ages of 15 and 29. Click below to learn more.Click here to find out more about the program.
Looking for guidance in overcoming today’s business challenges? FREE workshops, guidance and e-learning is available for you now.Click here to learn more.
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"Very helpful with personalizing suggestions to each small business"
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The Stratford Perth Centre For Business offers targeted events, workshops and webinars custom designed for your business growth needs.
This workshop covers email marketing strategies and tools for small business.LEARN MORE
Our business advisors are experts in their fields. From employment to marketing, HR to sales, we've got a blog to help you grow your business.
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With colder weather coming and the potential for a second wave of COVID-19, small businesses should have shifted their focus by now from re-opening to surviving the winter. If not, I've got some advice to offer on how you can get started on creatingLEARN MORE
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Stratford Perth Centre for Business
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