March 2019 News, Events and Happening!
Accelerate your part time or full time business and profit from the success you have been dreaming of!
This 1 day course is perfect if you want to start and grow your part time business or take it full time. It’s an opportunity to work ON your business and plan your growth instead of IN your business doing the work.

Saturday, March 23 9:00am to 4:00pm
BACD Office, 3000 Garden Street, Suite 200, Whitby
Cost: $167 Lunch and refreshments included. REGISTER NOW
Book a meeting with a BACD Advisor
We offer free confidential advisory meetings. These are available between Monday to Friday during office hours and on Wednesday until 8pm by appointment.

To book an advisory meeting : 905 668 4949 or
Do you want to get out of your home office?
Join fellow entrepreneurs in our boardroom, a comfortable place to focus on your work.
No Registration is required. Drop in for a few hours or stay for the day!

BACD Business Advisors will be available for 30-minute consults. Book upon arrival.

Monday, March 11 and 25 9:30am to 3:30pm, BACD Office, Whitby
BACD Biz Hangout Testimonial
"It was a most productive day for me. I got so much more accomplished than I actually thought I would. I plan to attend more if not all of these sessions" - BR
March BACD Events & Workshops
Monday, March 4, 5:00pm
FastStartDC, Durham College, Oshawa
Wed, Mar 6, 2019 2:00 PM EST
The Do-it-Yourself Guide to Creating Graphics with Canva
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
Monday, March 11
9:30am - 3:30pm 
BACD Office, Whitby

Drop in, no registration necessary
Stay for a few hours or the day! 

BACD business advisors will be available for 30-minute consults. Book upon arrival
Tuesday, March 19, 9:30am
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby

Please cancel ticket if you can not attend
Tuesday, March 19
9:00am - 2:00pm
Heart Of Networking celebrates International Women's Day
Forest Brook Community Church, Ajax
Wed, Mar 20, 2019 8:00 AM EST
Up! Practical Sales Talks
Whitby Centennial Building, Whitby
Wed, Mar 20, 2019 5:00 PM EST
Facebook - Optimization for Business
BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), Whitby
Thu, Mar 21, 2019 9:30 AM EST
Set and Make Money - Drip Marketing Campaigns
BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), Whitby
Saturday, March 23
9:00am - 4:00pm 
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
Monday, March 11
9:30am - 3:30pm 
BACD Office, Whitby

Drop in, no registration necessary
Stay for a few hours or the day! 

BACD business advisors will be available for 30-minute consults. Book upon arrival
Tue, Mar 26, 2019 12:00 PM EST
BACD Biz Lunch
Jack Astor's Bar & Grill, Whitby
Thu, Mar 28, 2019 9:30 AM EST
Content Creation for Beginners
Business Advisory Centre Durham, Whitby
BACD Start Up Business Fundamentals Workshops
Start Up  and  Business Fundamentals  free training sessions are to help you set a strong foundation to starting your business! They are held at the BACD offices.
Start Up Session

March 7 , 9:30am -11:30am Register

March 12 , 2:00pm - 3:30pm Register

March 21 , 4 :30pm - 6:00pm Register

March 27 , 9:30am -11:30am Register
Business Fundamentals

Business Planning - March 7
2:00pm - 4:00pm Register

Marketing & Sales - March 14
9:30am - 11:30am Register

Financials & Operations - March 27
4:00pm - 6:00pm Register
BACD's Event Listing:
BACD Client News
Congratulations to Afshan Ahmad CPA Professional Corporation on the expansion of her business and move into the new location at 101 Dundas Street West, Unit 304, Whitby.

Congratulations to Andrew Neary on the Grand Opening of Drinks and Dragons in Whitby
Business News and Articles
Need help getting the word out about job openings?

Through funding from Employment Ontario, YMCA of Greater Toronto offers free services to employers:
  • Recruit and attract the most suitable candidates for your needs
  • Organize job fairs and post your job vacancies on YMCA Job Boards
  • Job placement by providing mentoring and coaching support

If required, YMCA Employment Services can also offset hiring and training costs through wage subsidies and hiring incentives. To find out more about our services, contact:
  • Whitby Garden Street YMCA Centre - 905-668-0044
  • Pickering Kingston Road YMCA Centre - 905-427-7670
The Auditorium at MaRS Discovery District.
Dragon's Den Auditions in Oshawa
March 20 , 11am - 6pm
Durham College Student Services Building

Successful pitchers will have a chance to earn real investment - from the Dragons’ own pockets!
Rebecca Munn Studio Grand Opening - March 30, 6pm - 9pm
2020 Wentworth Street, Unit 27, Whitby

Prizes to be won that night. Wear something you've made to be entered in a bonus draw!

Details in the: Facebook event
MDC's (Management Development Centre) at UOIT Spring Courses

Excel Essentials for Managers - Sat, March 30
Excel Essentials for Managers - March 6 and 13
Digital Marketing and Social Media Management Certificate - April 2
Professional Communications Certificate - April 4
Not-For-Profit Leadership Certificate - April 9
Professional Management Certificate - April 11
Design Thinking and Evaluating User Experience (UX) Certificate - May 3

To register visit the MDC website or contact Lydia Stewart-Goodison , Program Assistant, at 905.721.8668 ext. 2822
Vendor Opportunity for the SheSpeaks event May 11, 2018
Here's a great opportunity to showcase your company in front of 300 women 35-65 years of age. In the past 5 years, we have had sold out events with over 300 women in attendance.

Apply now to be a vendor: SheSpeaks 2019 Vendor Application All vendors are requested to provide a small sampling or donation of product to go in the gifts bags.

SheSpeaks believes that “every woman has a story that another woman needs to hear”. They empower women to be confident and courageous through inspiring events, workshops and resources.
Thank you to our 2019 Executive Partner
To learn about their services, please visit their website:
BACD - the go-to for Business Guidance in Durham Region!