Seminars and Workshops
Small Business Training
Are you interested in learning how to start, build or grow your business?
MBEC in-person seminars and workshops offer the opportunity to attend expert-led, engaging, in-person group sessions to learn how to launch or expand your business. Gain valuable information, insights and skills needed to take your business from start to success with MBEC in-person seminars.
Seminar Pre-registration is required!
Pre-registration is easy:
- Online – Click on the course dates below to register / learn more
- In-Person – Visit a customer service centre at your local community centre or on the ground floor of the Mississauga Central Library
Download > MBEC 2018 Small Business Training Brochure
Starting Your Small Business, The Basics Seminar
Learn the key steps of starting a business, including business registration, licences, taxes and regulations and more.
How to Develop Your Business Idea and Plan Seminar
In this two-part workshop series, learn how to evaluate your business idea, using the the one-page Business Model Canvas method, to help you turn your idea into a business plan.
Developing your Small Business, Beyond the Basics Seminar
In this four-part series, go beyond the basics and learn the key components of developing your business. This session will emphasize marketing strategy, business planning, cost and pricing, sales and more.
HST Information for Your Business
Delivered by CRA, learn key business requirements, including exemptions, liabilities, tax credits, filing returns and remitting HST and more.
Digital Marketing, Seminar Series
Are you an entrepreneur or small business owner who wants to learn more about how to leverage digital marketing to start or grow your business? Learn the key aspects of digital marketing including topics such as planning, social media, email marketing, content marketing, website best practices, and more.
Starting a Not-for-Profit
Learn the key considerations involved in starting a not-for-profit organization in Ontario including research, registration, operations, governance, taxation, funding opportunities. Delivered in partnership with the Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC) and the City of Toronto.