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Thank you for your interest in applying for the Downtown Business Relief Fund. Applications are now closed. If you submitted an application before the May 15, 2022 deadline, your application is being processed.
Merci pour votre intérêt à l’égard du Fonds d’aide pour les entreprises du centre-ville. La période de candidature est terminée. Si vous avez présenté une demande avant le 15 mai 2022, sachez que votre dossier est en traitement.
Next Steps for the Re-Opening of Invest Ottawa, Bayview Yards and Area X.O
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Register for an upcoming workshop. Participate from the comfort of your own home.
The importance of Employee Onboarding: What your program should look like
July 6, 2022
Putting Your Business on the Google Map
July 14, 2022
Starting Your Business Information Session
July 19, 2022
Validating Your Business Idea
July 20, 2022
Introduction to Bookkeeping
July 22, 2022
Social Enterprise 101
August 15, 2022
Starter Company Plus is a 4-month cohort-based training program. It’s designed for Ottawa entrepreneurs building businesses that are early-stage and non-tech.
Still deciding if Starter Company Plus is right for you?
Are you interested in finding out which Canadian entrepreneur you’re most like? Take the @sbcontario Canadian Entrepreneur Matching Quiz and be entered into a draw for 1 of 5 $50 prepaid Visa cards.
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Join us and local entrepreneurs on September 12th to celebrate the graduation of our 12th Ignition cohort! This cohort includes start-ups in fintech, aerospace, gaming, travel tech and more. https://t.co/8as9lubvbb https://t.co/PRB10UOyE2
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Accounting in the cloud is becoming more prevalent in today’s world. This free seminar offers an in-depth overview of QuickBooks Online. Happening September 12th at 9:30AM.
Are you interested in learning how to leverage IP to grow your Canadian climate tech company? Join @SmartBiggar on September 22nd for their free workshop.
Apply for XTAP today! https://t.co/LBvQr8TQAE
Starter Company Plus participants receive:
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Are you looking to enhance your personal brand? Check out this session hosted by @AmandaBernardo ???????? https://t.co/FuSMZFDEqQ