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Bridges to Better Business

Expert Information Sessions for all Businesses

Program Info

A month long virtual event in partnership with FedDev Ontario. Featuring expert guests from a wide range of business backgrounds, experience and lifestyles. Join us for highly informative speaker sessions, and live in person specialty programming.

Presented in partnership with the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario).

Program Tags

Entrepreneurs Small Business Training/Workshop

Application Deadline

Registration closes at 6pm day before each event

Start Date

October 1, 2023

Number of Sessions

Expert events run for the month of October: Please check out our Events Page for Individual Event Registration


About Bridges to Better Business

Join Business Centre Guelph-Wellington, and FedDev Ontario this October for our month-long event "Bridges to Better Business". This amazing virtual event is filled with expert business information sessions throughout the month of October. Learn from industry experts' best practices for your business success, and network with other members of your business community.

Some of the Events we are currently planning are:

  • Live Business Crawl - October 19th, in partnership with Invest in Guelph and Visit Guelph.
  • Lunch and Learn sessions about marketing, business development and growth strategies through-out the month of October.
    • Oct 2nd - Launch Event and Strategic Planning for Small Business
    • Oct 3rd - The Reality and #Visibilitytruths of Becoming More Visible When Growing Your Business
    • Oct 4th - Keeping Everyone Safe at Work and Following the Law
    • Oct 11th - Business 101 - IN PERSON
    • Oct 13th - Creativity and Innovation
    • Oct 16th - Using Vision Boards for your business
    • Oct 17th - Assessing your business’s branding
    • Oct 23rd - Understanding your Cash Flow
    • Oct 24th - Getting organized in your business
    • Oct 26th - How to Get More Sales
    • Oct 31st - Inspections and Hazards: What you need to know (Registration Coming Soon)
  • Tax Seminars with a CRA Liaison Officer.
    • Oct 5th - Sole Proprietor and Partnerships
    • Oct 12th - Incorporated Businesses
  • Stepping Into Business
    • 6 week program starts October 26th and runs on Thursdays until December 30th, from 10am to 12noon
  • Guelph Small Business Crawl
    • Full Day tour of 8 small businesses within downtown Guelph.
    • Free Event - Limited Space - Register on our Events Page.

Please follow us on socials and our events page, as we will be updating the schedule shortly.
Find the full list of Bridges Events on our Events Page.

Program Restrictions

This event is open for all participants, no matter business level.


Presented in partnership with the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario).

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