Hamilton Economic Development

Seminars & Workshops

The City of Hamilton’s Small Business Enterprise Centre is hosting the following business development training courses for anyone interested in learning about business.

10 Steps to Starting a Business – Free Session

Thinking of Starting a Business and not sure where to start?  Contact the SBEC to register for a FREE 10 Steps to Starting Your Business session.  Discover tools, resources and regulations you need to know when starting a business!  Pre-registration is required. Please contact the SBEC at 905-540-6400.

Date: September 8, September 15, September 22, September 29
Time: 9:30am-11:00am

Date: September 5, September 11, September 18, September 25
Time: 1:30pm-3:00pm

Business Planning

This Workshop provides guidance on writing a business plan for your small business.

Dates: September 26, October 24, November 28
Time: 9:30am-12:00pm
Workshop Fee: $45 plus HST

Marketing Strategies

This Workshop provides help on how to develop a marketing plan, develop a brand and promote business.

Dates: September 26, October 24, November 28
Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Workshop Fee: $45 plus HST

Bookkeeping & Taxation Basics

In this workshop you will learn good reasons for keeping good business records and the fundamentals of a bookkeeping system.

Dates: September 28, October 26, November 30
Time: 9:30am-12:00pm
Workshop Fee: $45 plus HST

Attend ALL THREE (Business Planning, Marketing & Bookkeeping) WORKSHOPS for “quick-to-learn, quick-to-use” business basics at a low cost of $125 plus HST

Location: Small Business Enterprise Centre, City Hall, 71 Main Street West, Main Floor
Registration: 905-540-6400 or e-mail mail@hamiltonsmallbusiness.ca. Pre-registration is required to reserve seat.