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Bookkeeping Sessions with Jodie Romanow, TRU Bookkeeping

This Program is Eligible for the Digital and Dollars package through CFP 

 

Do you need help with your basic bookkeeping essentials, year-end procedures, tax remittances, how to come up with your sale price or how to package information for your accountant? The list is endless! Register early to secure a spot.

Please Read Before Registering! There are limited spots in these 1 on 1 sessions with Jodie. Participants should be 2+ years into their business to register.

 

To make sure this workshop is the right fit for you, all registrants will receive an intake questionnaire upon registering. After we review your intake form, we will register you for the event or possibly suggest another event that might be a better fit. 

Event Date February 01, 2024
Event End Date February 29, 2024
Registration Start Date January 17, 2024
Capacity 13
Cut Off Date March 13, 2024
Individual Price Free

Sorry, the event is now full and we could not accept more registration

Attracting New Employees-Tools and Techniques-With Kimberley Halwas

This Program is Eligible for the Digital and Dollars package through CFP 

 

In the rural Manitoba and Saskatchewan landscape, there is consistent feedback amongst employers about the difficulty of finding employees. In this workshop, you will participate in hands-on activities to develop a tool kit of strategies for immediate application that will enhance how you attract new employees.

https://destinationbusiness.ca/upcoming-workshops

Topics that will be discussed and excavated pertaining to your business include business brand, work environment, employee benefits, and recruitment process.

To promote engagement and community sharing, this workshop will not be recorded.

facilitated by: 

Kimberley Halwas, B.A., CACE, CMR Founder, Career Coach & Consultant Infinity Career & Development Consulting 

Kimberley brings with her 16 years of combined coaching, consulting and training experience within specialties including workforce development, facilitation, vocational rehabilitation, career development and employment / retirement coaching, offering both in person and virtual delivery. After working in not-for-profit and private sectors, she launched Infinity Career & Development Consulting in 2018 (www.infinitycdc.ca). Kimberley is a member of Career Professionals of Canada, and is committed to continuous learning and engagement in professional development. Since graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Winnipeg, she has completed a Certificate in Adult Continuing Education, Certificate in Rehabilitation Case Management and a Career / Employment Coach Certificate. She offers one-to-one and small group coaching, workshops and retreats, and has customized training for educational institutions, associations, government programs, not-for-profits, and private companies. 

To make sure this workshop is the right fit for you, all registrants will receive an intake questionnaire upon registering. After we review your intake form, we will register you for the event or possibly suggest another event that might be a better fit. 

Attracting New Employees-Tools and Techniques-With Kimberley Halwas-Parkland Events | Community Futures Manitoba (cfmanitoba.ca)

Event Date March 06, 2024 - 11:00 am
Event End Date March 06, 2024 - 12:30 pm
Registration Start Date January 17, 2024
Capacity Unlimited
Cut Off Date March 05, 2024 - 11:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Crack The Code: Identifying Your Target Markets

 

Change the trajectory of your business by identifying who your customers really are, why they buy from you and how you can target them with your marketing messages!

This session is LIVE and delivered ONLINE. It won't be recorded, so make sure you join us for this session!

Time: 12pm - 1pm (CST)
Date: March 6, 2024

Register Here: https://destinationbusiness.ca/upcoming-workshops

Event Date March 06, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free

This Program is Eligible for the Digital and Dollars package through CFP 

Quarterly Plan Along Workshop is an online course for entrepreneurs related to vision, strategy, and execution of their business plan and goals for this quarter. The Quarterly Plan Along Workshop is paired with a one on one follow up coaching session. (Workshop duration 1.5 HRS) 

Please come with your goals that you had for this year in any form that worked for you and expect to be provided many valuable resources that will help you take control and take action!  Following the workshop, the participants are eligible for a 1:1 session with our business coach, Verna O’Neill.

To make sure this workshop is the right fit for you, all registrants will receive an intake questionnaire upon registering. After we review your intake form, we will register you for the event or possibly suggest another event that might be a better fit. 

Quarterly Plan Along Workshop -Parkland Events | Community Futures Manitoba (cfmanitoba.ca)

Event Date March 12, 2024 - 10:00 am
Event End Date March 12, 2024 - 11:30 am
Registration Start Date July 06, 2023
Capacity 15
Cut Off Date March 11, 2024 - 11:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Motivating & Retaining Employees with Mutual Gain- With Kimberley Halwas

This Program is Eligible for the Digital and Dollars package through CFP 

You have amazing employees! How can you motivate and incentivize them to stay and be their best?

Discussion will include stories from the trenches on the classics of “Do This!” and “Don’t Do That!” Topics debriefed will include employee motivation, performance reviews and leveraging employee benefits through an individualized lens. In this workshop, you will participate in hands-on activities:

To promote engagement and community sharing, this workshop will not be recorded.

Facilitated by: 

Kimberley Halwas, B.A., CACE, CMR Founder, Career Coach & Consultant Infinity Career & Development Consulting 

Kimberley brings with her 16 years of combined coaching, consulting and training experience within specialties including workforce development, facilitation, vocational rehabilitation, career development and employment / retirement coaching, offering both in person and virtual delivery. After working in not-for-profit and private sectors, she launched Infinity Career & Development Consulting in 2018 (www.infinitycdc.ca). Kimberley is a member of Career Professionals of Canada, and is committed to continuous learning and engagement in professional development. Since graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Winnipeg, she has completed a Certificate in Adult Continuing Education, Certificate in Rehabilitation Case Management and a Career / Employment Coach Certificate. She offers one-to-one and small group coaching, workshops and retreats, and has customized training for educational institutions, associations, government programs, not-for-profits, and private companies. 

To make sure this workshop is the right fit for you, all registrants will receive an intake questionnaire upon registering. After we review your intake form, we will register you for the event or possibly suggest another event that might be a better fit. 

https://cfmanitoba.ca/parkland-events/246-rof

Event Date March 13, 2024 - 11:00 am
Event End Date March 13, 2024 - 12:30 pm
Registration Start Date January 17, 2024
Capacity Unlimited
Cut Off Date March 11, 2024 - 11:00 pm
Individual Price Free
ChatGPT: Your Shortcut to Business Productivity

Explore the endless options of using ChatGPT for your small business. Join us for a hands-on workshop where we’ll share examples of how you can use ChatGPT to save time and money.

This session is LIVE and delivered ONLINE. It won't be recorded, so make sure you join us for the session.

  • Time: 10am - 11:30am (CST)
  • Date: March 21, 2024

This course is open to businesses and social enterprises located in SK and MB Community Futures regions.

https://destinationbusiness.ca/upcoming-workshops

Event Date March 21, 2024 - 10:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free
Destination Creation Course

This Course runs from April 9- May 2, 10 am- 12 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays. You only have to register once for all sessions.

This course aims to empower entrepreneurs in rural Manitoba and Saskatchewan, as they develop their destination potential and showcase the unique aspects of their one-of-a-kind business. This comprehensive 8-session course will assist independent business owners as they discover new ways to expand their market, highlight their company’s compelling features and boost their bottom line.

Destination Creation Course topics covered will include:

- Ideas to Enhance your Destination Potential

- Targeting your Most Profitable Clients

- Managing Your Time and Marketing Efforts

- Cooperating with other Destinations to Increase your Marketing Reach

 

Past participant, Becky Flundra, owner of Prairie Blooms by Becky in Angusville, Manitoba, shared her thoughts: "After being in my business for close to ten years, I’ve been noticing that I’ve allowed myself to lose focus, lack inspiration and become overwhelmed. The course helped me return to my main vision and passions. Working with the course instructor and having joint discussions with other participants was fantastic each session.”

To make sure this workshop is the right fit for you, all registrants will receive an intake questionnaire upon registering. After we review your intake form, we will register you for the event or possibly suggest another event that might be a better fit.

Event Date April 09, 2024 - 10:00 am
Event End Date April 09, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date February 15, 2024
Capacity Unlimited
Cut Off Date April 08, 2024
Individual Price $50.00
Creating a Powerhouse Marketing Plan

Want to level-up your company’s marketing game? This one-hour session will explore the steps needed to develop a robust marketing strategy for your business.

This session is LIVE and delivered ONLINE. It won't be recorded, so make sure you join us!

  • Time: 12pm - 1pm CST (SK time)
  • Date: April 9, 2024

This course is open to businesses located in SK and MB Community Futures regions.

https://destinationbusiness.ca/upcoming-workshops

Event Date April 09, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Event End Date April 09, 2024 - 1:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Cut Off Date April 09, 2024 - 12:00 pm
Individual Price Free

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Providing financing and support to rural entrepreneurs to develop their potential. Community Futures Manitoba Inc. (CFM) is an association representing 16 Community Future organizations (CFs) established throughout rural and northern Manitoba.
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