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Upcoming Courses, Workshops and Events for Strathmore Entrepreneurs

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Business Link: Business Model Canvas

August 28, 2018 / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Got a business plan? Need some help?

Business Model Canvas is a strategic management and lean start up template for developing new or documenting existing business models. It is a visual chart with elements describing a firm’s or product’s value proposition, infrastructure, customers, and finances. It assists firms in aligning their activities by illustrating potential trade-offs.


Strathmore Business Builder: Future of Work is the Future of Everything: Technology & the Shifting Workplace

September 6, 2018 / 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Javier Lozano, Digital Transformation Strategist & IT Consultant

Studies indicate that almost 40% of today’s jobs in Canada can be partially or fully automated, surpassing 60% by next decade. Digital disruption and artificial intelligence are the new normal, and change is affecting businesses, jobs and people across all industries. Organizational leaders and workers must redefine the definition of work and workers in the era of autonomous systems and robotics.


Strathmore & District Chamber of Commerce Members: $10.00
Non Members: $20.00


Business Link: Are You a Contractor or Employee?

September 18, 2018 / 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Please call 587-393-3139 for more information and to register.

Social Media Content Intro & Tools

September 25, 2018 / 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Sarah Kirkpatrick, CEO, Jumping Elephant

This 1 hour seminar is jam packed with the tools and information you need to manage your company’s social media pages easily and efficiently. You will be able to create a month’s worth of content in just 1 day, leaving more time for strategy, outreach, and breathing easy! We discuss all of the rules of social scheduling, the programs and free sites we use to create content that gets attention, and the process that will make it all seem completely doable each and every month. PLUS: we’ll provide a download link to the very templates we use each and every day for our own clients. You’ll be set!





This session is also available in Airdrie on September 27, 2018. [REGISTER]

Strathmore Business Builder: Employee Discipline & Effective Leadership

October 4, 2018 / 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Progressive Discipline – Bev Bourque, Professional Coach & HR Consultant

Handling employee disciplinary situations is not easy and can be one of the most challenging duties for a manager or business owner. In a presentation on ‘Managing employee disciplinary issues”, we will explore elements of performance management, such as setting clear expectations and holding employees accountable. We will also discuss actions that would warrant disciplinary measures, and look at a progressive discipline process and apply the principles learned in a case study exercise.

Effective Leadership – Agatha Starczyk, Executive Leadership Coach and Business Consultant

Lead with Impact. Manage for Results – Based on the premise that “Management is about doing things right and leadership is about doing the right things”, this session will explore the differences between management and leadership and define the characteristics of an effective leader, from role clarity to decision ownership and effective meetings. Created for experienced leaders looking to augment their personal and team results through practical strategies.


Strathmore & District Chamber of Commerce Members: $10.00
Non Members: $20.00


Entrepreneur’s Gala & Networking

October 15, 2018 / 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Please call 587-393-3139 for more information and to register.

30 Days of Social Media Content in 1 Day

November 13, 2018 / 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

This session is also available in Airdrie on November 15, 2018. Please call 587-393-3139 for more information and to register.

Is there something not listed above list you’d like to learn?

Call Bow Valley College at 587-393-3139 and let them know!