March 30 @ 3:15 pm – 4:45 pm
About this Webinar
Are you a newcomer to Canada? If so, this workshop is for you!
Orientation to Entrepreneurship provides a high-level service that orientates newcomers to starting a business in Ottawa and acts as a referral center on entrepreneurship. It has them reflect on their aptitudes and skill gaps in order to better align them to the relevant resources.
Some of the concepts discussed include the introduction to the Canadian economy, business ideation and planning as well as preparing to apply for funding.
About the Speaker: Sara Travassoli
Sara is a TESL Ontario certified teacher with over twenty years of experience in curriculum development and workshop facilitation with organizations like World Skills, OCISO, YMCA and OCLF. She is very passionate about helping newcomers in their journey of integration in Canada.
The Ottawa Community Loan Fund (OCLF) is an incorporated non-profit charitable organization working for financial empowerment in the Ottawa area.
OCLF arranges loans to start, buy or expand your business, and professional development loans to increase your employability. We also provide workshops about starting a business and building credit in Canada through community partners for on-site delivery.