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Small Business Events

We host, sponsor, and participate in events and webinars that give small business owners the opportunity to learn, network, share ideas, and meet other like-minded entrepreneurs.

Looking for opportunities to learn and connect with other entrepreneurs? Check out these upcoming events and webinars to learn from local experts, hear from Alberta’s small business owners and find out how the small business community can support you in your journey.

Need a little extra support for your small business? Refer to our past volunteer experts page for a list of business professionals who can help you take your business to the next level!

12:00 - 16:00

Connect one-on-one with our Legal Expert and get answers to your small business questions!

Get advice on incorporating, shareholder/partnership agreements, contracts, liability, intellectual property, buying/selling a business, dispute resolution, debt collection, and other legal matters.

Cost: $25 per 30 minute private appointment.

Contact via phone, in person (at our Edmonton office), or Zoom

Legal Expert from Bryan & Company LLP

Policies: Registration closes at 12:00 pm the day before. Cancellations accepted online 24 hours prior to appointment. Cancellations after this will not be refunded.

10:00 - 11:00

Are you looking to learn more about what Financing Options may be available to you?

This webinar will cover the financial landscape in Alberta and Canada including specific traditional funding programs, specialized funding programs and funding that specifically targets immigrant entrepreneurs.

Join us for some valuable takeaways, including;

  • Understand the financial landscape in Alberta and Canada
  • What you need to have ready before you start looking for funds
  • How to identify the right type of funding with so many choices out there

Facilitator: Hussam Tungekar, Team Lead, Alberta, Futurpreneur Canada

Please note: Our expert will address as many questions as possible, but we cannot guarantee all questions will be answered. This webinar is not recorded.

Small Business Webinar
12:00 - 16:00

Connect one-on-one with our Accounting Expert and get answers to your small business questions!

Get advice on tax issues, eligible expenses, leasing, record keeping, payroll, business structure issues, buying/selling a business and other accounting matters.

Cost: $25 per 30 minute private appointment.

Contact via phone, in person (at our Edmonton office), or Zoom.

Accounting Expert: Kevin Fichtner, Padgett Business Services

Policies: Registration closes 12:00 pm the day before. Cancellations accepted online 24 hours prior to appointment. Cancellations after this will not be refunded.

18:00 - 20:00

Ever wondered what it takes to get a business off the ground?

Join us for our Business Model Canvas Workshop to learn how to utilize the lean startup template for developing new or documenting existing business models. We’ll show you how to use this visual chart to describe, design, challenge and pivot your business model.

Facilitated by: Jennifer Warren, Business Link

Complimentary parking available. Limited seating available.

14:00 - 16:00

Ever wondered what it takes to get a business off the ground?

Join us for our Business Model Canvas Workshop to learn how to utilize the lean startup template for developing new or documenting existing business models. We’ll show you how to use this visual chart to describe, design, challenge and pivot your business model.

Facilitated by: Dale Schaub, Business Link

12:00 - 16:00

Get answers to your small business questions by connecting one-on-one with our Legal Expert!

Get advice on incorporating, shareholder/partnership agreements, contracts, liability, intellectual property, buying/selling a business, dispute resolution, debt collection, and other legal matters.

Cost: $25 per 30 minute private appointment.

Contact via phone, in person (at our Edmonton office), or Zoom

Legal Expert from Bryan & Company LLP

Policies: Registration closes at 12:00 pm the day before. Cancellations accepted online 24 hours prior to appointment. Cancellations after this will not be refunded.

10:00 - 11:00

Join Kim Orlesky for part one in this 4-part Webinar Series!

No one ever called ready to spend $10,000 because they were inspired by your pretty Facebook post with the motivational quote on a landscape background. So, why are you still spending hours building tools, posts, and free e-books that will build a newsletter list of people not ready to buy? If you want to build your business fast, focus on the highest-value clients, then build your business pyramid the right way. Learn how other business owners are able to generate $100,000 in only a few short months while others seem to struggle for years. This will be the best hour you’ve ever spent on your business!

Register for free today!

Facilitated by: Kim Orlesky, KimOrlesky.com

Please note: Our expert will address as many questions as possible, but we cannot guarantee all questions will be answered. This webinar is not recorded.

Small Business Webinar
13:00 - 15:00

Ever wondered what it takes to get a business off the ground?

Join us for our Business Model Canvas Workshop to learn how to utilize the lean startup template for developing new or documenting existing business models. We’ll show you how to use this visual chart to describe, design, challenge and pivot your business model.

Facilitated by: Yoyin Familusi, Business Link

Complimentary parking available. Limited seating available.

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