Business Workshops

Basics Workshop

Do you have a business idea? Are you in the process of starting a small business and looking for some guidance or financing? Curious about what the CFDC has to offer? This FREE one-hour information session on starting your business is designed for new and aspiring entrepreneurs. You will learn: how to register a business, access CFDC resources, secure financing and plan for a sustainable future.

Budgeting & Forecasting Workshop

Dealing with cash-flow challenges is common for most small businesses, and forecasting and managing cash flow is a critical part of running a business. Knowing your cash position at any given time is key to good planning, successful fundraising, and operating a stable business. Frontenac CFDC will be running a FREE Budgeting & Forecasting Workshop. In this interactive workshop, learn simple steps to cash flow forecasting, budgeting and management. Whether your company is growing fast, just getting started, chugging along, or entering survival mode, this workshop is for you.

Strategic Business Planning Workshop

The purpose of strategic business planning is to set overall goals for your business and to develop a plan to achieve them. It involves stepping back from day-to-day operations and asking where your business is headed and what its priorities should be. In this workshop, learn how to use a simple business modelling tool to describe, design, challenge, invent and pivot your strategic business plan. Whether you are writing a business plan for a start-up, introducing a new product or strategy or just want to feel more in control of your business, this workshop is for you.


You must register to attend. At the end of the session, feel free to book a follow-up appointment for FREE one-on-one counselling and support with our Business Development Officer, Tracey Parker.