You have a great idea for a business… but where do you start in the vast land of the information universe? We’re here to help!
As Alberta’s entrepreneurial hub, we provide you with the tools to make your idea a reality, and connect you with the most relevant small business resources to help bring your idea to life. From one-on-one support and guidance to online training and local events, we’re here to help you succeed.
How do we help budding entrepreneurs?
- One-on-one support and guidance: Not sure who to turn to get guidance on starting your business? We have a dedicated team to answer all your questions, provide guidance on resources and connect you with the right people. Whether it be financing, legal, regulatory issues, or understanding the needs of Aboriginal entrepreneurs, we’re here to support you every step of the way. Not sure where to start with your business plan? We can provide you with specialized secondary market research and industry trend reports. We’re only a phone call away!
- Access to local business experts: Get answers to your small business questions by connecting one-on-one with local professionals at an affordable rate. We’ve assembled a group of business professionals including lawyers, accountants and marketing consultants to answer your questions.
- Training for startups: Missing some of the skills you need to get your business off the ground? Get your business knowledge up-to-speed with our variety of business training programs. Our BizStart Video Series will equip you with the basics to planning and launching your business from the comfort of home, anytime. Our live webinars feature local business experts discussing new and emerging business issues and answer your questions instantly. Our monthly in person BizLaunch workshops will help you learn the skills your need to get your business moving ahead. These workshops build on the tidbits learned from our monthly networking events in an engaging round table format.
- Networking opportunities with entrepreneurs: Looking for a community of entrepreneurs to share ideas and get support from? Our monthly BizConnections events give small business owners the opportunity to network, meet other like-minded entrepreneurs, and feature local professionals sharing their expertise on starting a business.
Ready to get started? Give us a call. 1-800-272-9675
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