The Slocan District Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Slocan Valley Economic Development Commission, and Basin Business Advisers (a Columbia Basin Trust / Community Futures initiative) is pleased to invite you to two free workshops. A poster is attached, and pre-registration link below. Please invite anyone you think may be interested. Details as follows…
When: Saturday, October 21, 2017
Where: Slocan Park Hall
Who: Presenter is Will Nixon, General Manager of the Basin Business Advisers.
How: Pre-register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/business-succession-planning-and-social-enterprise-workshops-tickets-38479889385
Morning Workshop on Succession Planning, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Do you have a business and want to learn more about successfully selling it? The best time to start thinking about selling your business is before you need to. You’ll come away from this workshop with lots of tools and suggestions for planning the successful transition out of your business.
There will also be two guest speakers: Economist J. Buttle will highlight our local economy and lawyer Leon Pigott will be on hand for questions.
Lunch. 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
A light lunch from Mama Sita’s Cafe will be available those who have pre-registered.
Afternoon Workshop on Social Enterprise, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A Social Enterprise is a not for profit business model. You and your organization can learn how it works, find out if this is the right model for you, and determine your readiness and how to measure success. Bring your organization’s Board or just yourself and find out more.
For more information:
Slocan Valley Economic Development Commission