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March 2018

MISSISSAUGA SMALL BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP NEWS 

Mississauga Small Business Enterprise Centre #MBEC | Your central source for small business information, guidance, and resources. 
SUCCESS STORY #MBECSpotlight

17 Designs - Celebrates 20 years in business with roots in Mississauga


Congratulations to 17 Designs in celebrating 20 years of business.  With roots in Mississauga, 17 Designs continues to grow their graphic design and marketing services business to include clients in the great Toronto area and beyond.  A key to their success, 17 Designs contributes their Mississauga location and the support received from the Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC) in supporting the development of a solid client base in the early stages of business.

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SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS

Discover Entrepreneurship - Planning Workshop


Learn how to use a popular business planning tool & develop your business idea.

Tues Apr 3
5 pm - 7:30 pm

Sheridan College, Mississauga
FREE
More Information>
 

THE BASICS - Starting your Small Business


Learn the key steps of starting a business, including business registration, licenses, taxes, regulations and more.

Thurs Apr 5
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Central Library, Mississauga
$13.45 plus tax
More Information>
 

Developing your Small Business : Beyond the Basics


In this four-part series, go beyond the basics and learn the key components of developing your business.  

Thurs Apr 4 - 25 (Wednesdays)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Central Library, Mississauga
$107.60 plus tax
More Information>
 

How to Develop Your Business Idea and Plan


In this two-part workshop, learn how to evaluate your business idea to turn it into a business plan.

Wed Apr 10 & 17 
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Central Library, Mississauga
$76.00 plus taxes
More Information>
 

NEW! Digital Marketing Seminar - Getting Started 


This seminar will give attendees a basic overview of key aspects of digital marketing.  With a simple seven step process, learn how to develop an online strategy that is agile and effective in supporting entrepreneurial success.

Thur Apr 26
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Central Library, Mississauga
FREE
More information & registration>

This is the first in a new series of Digital Marketing Seminars offered by #MBEC.  More to be announced soon.
 
ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMS

Starter Company PLUS Program


If you are 18 years of age or older? This program offers the opportunity to receive FREE training and mentoring from professionals on how to start, build, grow a business.  There is an opportunity to apply for a program grant of up to $5,000.

Deadline to Apply
TONIGHT! Thurs Mar 29 
11:45 p.m.

More Information & To Apply >
 

Summer Company Program


Are you are 15-29 years of age and have a business idea?  This program helps you launch and develop your own summer business with mentorship, training, and support.  There is an opportunity to apply for a program grant of up to $3,000.

Deadline to Apply
Fri Apr 20 

More Information & To Apply >
 
The Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre is your central source for small business information, resources and guidance. Visit our office on the 4th floor of the Mississauga Central Library.  Learn more >
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