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Newcomer Startup Program

About the program

Entrepreneurship Connections® helps newcomers who plan to start a business in Canada. If you have owned or operated a business outside Canada, or would like to launch one here, this innovative and informative program will assist you with setting up a successful small business in the Canadian market.

Since 2018 Entrepreneurship Connections® partnering with S.U.C.C.E.S.S. to help newcomer immigrants in Vancouver for starting a business. In 2019 Vancouver cohort is scheduled from February 26 – March 15, 2019.


Program Benefits

  • Support to develop your business plan
  • Receive techniques to pitch your business to different target groups
  • Strengthen your understanding of Canadian business with workshops on: marketing, market research, sales, cash flow, taxation and human resources
  • Learn about financing options and government resources for small business
  • Learn about the legal aspects of starting your business in Canada
  • Work with established entrepreneurs and business professionals as mentors
  • Participate in ACCES’ award winning Speed Mentoring® event


Eligibility to join this program

Permanent Residents, Protected Persons or Live-in Caregivers and English proficiency CLB 5.


To join the program, attendance at an information session is required

 

Information Session Locations for 2019 Cohort

January 29th, 2019 - 6pm-8pm
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Richmond Office at Storeys
8111 Granville Ave, Level 1, Atrium Richmond, BC
Registration online for Richmond location info session: http://bit.ly/EC-Jan29-Richmond

 

January 30th, 2019 - 10am-12pm
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Head Office
28 W Pender St., Level 1, Choi Hall, Vancouver, BC
Registration online for Vancouver location info session: http://bit.ly/EC-Jan30-Vancouver

 

For more information and registration contact:

Ray Tseng, Business Coach
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Tel: (604) 408-7274 ext. 2041

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