Starting a Small Business? Buying a Business? What are your financing options?
ISIS has business workshops and seminars to help newcomers and international students start a business. See below for a full list of workshops.
For more information on workshops or to register please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Business courses and workshops below are listed in alphabetical order.
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.
This online, self-directed workshop is designed to help you draft and deliver a professional business plan to potential funders and/or partners.
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.
Introduction to Business in Nova Scotia Online is an overview of starting a business in Nova Scotia.
6:30 – 8:30pm
Join us for an information session on business plan writing and for an overview of our new Business Plan Writing Workshop Series.
June 12, 2014
Free information session! 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 for business success…
June 17, 2014
Free information session! Canada Business Nova Scotia joins us for an information session on how to research your business idea and understand your market.
Program: Business Start-Up
June 18, 2014
3 – 5 pm
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.The session also includes an introduction to all of the ISIS Business Development Programs and Services.
June 18, 2014 6:30 – 8:30pm Join us for an information session on labour standards by the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education. This program is designed for immigrant entrepreneurs who wish to become familiar with the Nova Scotia Labour Code. Topics areas will include: Employer responsibilities Employee rights Labour Laws and Employment Standards Cost: Free! For more information on workshops or to register please contact: email@example.com
June 24, 2014 6:30 – 8:30pm Join us for an information session on the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development’s excellent initiatives and programs for immigrant entrepreneurs. Learn about the Seed Capital Program, the Canadian Youth Business Foundation and more. Cost: Free! For more information on workshops or to register please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
June 25, 2014 6:30 – 8:30pm Are you interested in being a farmer? ISIS and the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture present an information session. Join us to learn about: Market opportunities for new farmers The agriculture industry in Nova Scotia Life in rural Nova Scotia Business planning and support for new farmers Cost: Free! For more information on workshops or to register please contact: email@example.com