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.
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