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ISIS has business workshops and seminars to help newcomers and international students start a business. See below for a full list of workshops.
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Business courses and workshops below are listed in alphabetical order.
ISIS welcomes Access Nova Scotia, part of Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations, for an information session on what you need to know when starting or operating a business in Nova Scotia.
This online, self-directed workshop is designed to help you draft and deliver a professional business plan to potential funders and/or partners.
October 15 – November 19,
This new program is a series of 6 workshops covering the essentials of business plan development. Learn how to write your plan and communicate your business idea.
Ongoing Workshop Series
The ISIS Business Success Program offers workshops for both start-up and growing businesses. Immigrant entrepreneurs can choose from a comprehensive menu of sessions covering topic areas such as accounting, marketing and finance.
Is your business idea a money maker? This online, self-directed workshop will help you build the skills needed to effectively evaluate your business idea.
Thursday, January 23,
6:30 – 8:30pm
What to do when your business starts to make money? How to keep the money you make? How manage the money you keep?
Introduction to Business in Nova Scotia Online is an overview of starting a business in Nova Scotia.
Wednesday, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Join us for an information session on business plan writing and for an overview of our new Business Plan Writing Workshop Series.
This is an orientation session for immigrant entrepreneurs designed to give you information about the skills you will need to operate a successful business in Nova Scotia.
6:00pm – 8:00pm
ISIS and the Department of Labour and Advanced Education will offer a FREE information session on labour standards in Nova Scotia.
6:30 – 8:30 pm
This Canadian Intellectual Property Office facilitated session will give you an overview of the different types of intellectual property and information to help you develop a sound intellectual property strategy in order to increase your chances of entrepreneurial success…