Self Employment Training Information Session
Event Time: 9:30am – 12pm
This interactive session is for anyone who has an interest in starting a business and would like to learn more about turning their dream into a reality. We will explore the resources, services and funding available to you in Oxford County. We will spend some time learning about your concept and determine whether you’d like to continue on to complete the full self employment training. At the end of the session, all attendees are invited to chat one-on-one with the advisor for more support.
In addition to the information shared in this session, attendees will get:
-E-book of our Oxford County Business Start Up Kit with information and clickable links to registering your business, contacts for municipal licensing, basic HST information and much more.
-Hard copy of our concept refinement resource to help you begin to get your ideas onto paper.
-Follow up appointment with an advisor to discuss your next steps.
Resource folder with information about other free services in Oxford County.
If after this information session, you determine that the training will meet your needs you are invited to complete the full program on the following dates:
Wednesday September 11: 9:30am-12:00pm- The Basics of Getting Started: The Paperwork of Making It Official
Wednesday September 18: 9:30am-12:00pm- Establishing Your Brand and Marketing: Creating a Buzz Around Your Start-up
Wednesday September 25: 9:30am-12:00pm- The Financials: Budgets, Cash-flow and Securing Funding
Once you have completed the training, you will work one-on-one with our business advisors to create actionable goals, complete your business plan and receive support to secure funding to start your business (where applicable/possible).