*New to Community Futures!
We are excited to be able to offer remote access via Zoom to a few of the workshops being run by Nadine Martin, CF North Cariboo Self Employment Coordinator. This means you can join in on a Zoom conference call for FREE and learn from home!
To receive an invite to the Zoom presentation, please register under the
category on our workshop website:
or give call
Community Futures at 250-392-3626
Business Model Canvas
August 2, 2018
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Thinking of starting a business, but unsure of where to begin? In business, but unclear as to how a change might impact the other areas of your business? Join us for the Business Model Development workshop, where we will take you through the process of brainstorming and mapping the key areas of your business and the questions to consider when building your business plan.
This workshop will introduce you to key areas in business, demonstrate how these areas fit together and help you build a plan to seamlessly integrate all aspects of business.
Business Operations- Your Pathway to Success
August 10, 2018
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Understanding how your business functions, is a vital aspect of business planning.
Whether you are in business or just thinking of starting up, join us for Business Operations- Your Pathway to Success. This workshop will enable you to identify your key resources, key activities, and key partners, and understand the roles of each component in the operations plan for your business. The business operations session will be followed by a brief introduction to HR management and succession planning.
Marketing and Sales
August 21, 2018
1:00pm to 4:30pm
Do you need a marketing strategy, but don't know where to start? Join us for a Marketing and Sales workshop, where we will give you the tools and resources to develop your brand, help you determine the appropriate channels to market your product or service, and create sales strategies that boost sales.
This workshop will enable you to understand how to reach and build relationships with your customers. It will allow you to consider sales strategies for acquiring, retaining and gaining customers.
August 24, 2018
9:00am to 12:30pm
Thinking of starting your business, but unsure of what your financial obligations will be? Interested in learning more about financial management for your business? Join us for a Financial Management workshop, where you will learn how to prepare for and forecast your financials for your first year in business.
This workshop will show you how to make realistic sales projections, identify your expenses and understand the significance of maintaining a positive cash flow.