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Icon of the event Marketing 101 - Marketing Your Business
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Speaker, Debbi Arnold, will conduct this seminar on marketing. Learn about what marketing is and what it means for your...

Icon of the event Welcome to a New Era of Entrepreneurship
Tue Oct 21, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

Fred Dawkins is a serial entrepreneur with over forty years' experience in very different industries. His presentation will help us to better understand entrepreneurship, explain the rush towards entrepreneurship that has tak...

Icon of the event Commercial Leases: What You Should Know
Mon Oct 20, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library

This specialised workshop, presented by Connect Legal covers the following topics: things to consider before signing a lease, negotiating and signing the lease, assignment and sublet, lease termination, landlord?s responsibil...

Icon of the event Starting a Small Business? Discover our Business Databases.
Wed Oct 15, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Starting a small business? Need help with a business plan? Need to do some market research? Discover how the library's business databases can help you. Register at Information Desk or call 416-394-5247.

Icon of the event Practical Resources for Small Business Owners
Wed Oct 15, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

You're an entrepreneur but you need help. Where to turn? The Globe and Mail's Sean Stanleigh runs through the options available from government, non-profit and private sector sources, and provides tips on how to find and ap...

Icon of the event Entrepreneur in Residence Pannel Discussion
Wed Oct 15, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Sunny Verna and panel of successful entrepreneurs tell their true stories of the challenging road to success.

Icon of the event Bookkeeping Tips for New Businesses
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Certified general accountant Garfield A. Fray discusses basic bookkeeping for new business owners, from opening a bank account to reporting taxes. Understand the difference between profitability and cash flow and discover pra...

Icon of the event Small Business Network
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

Toronto Reference Library is hosting an ongoing Small Business Network, meant for small businesspeople or people who are just thinking about starting their own business. For this session, we are meeting Hyein Lee, an engineer...

Icon of the event The Secrets to Affording Retirement
Thu Oct 09, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Victoria Village

Gary Frederick, Financial Consultant, will assist you in reducing your financial stress, and receiving some education and guidance for your retirement years.

Icon of the event Back to Basics: Starting a Small Business
Thu Oct 09, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

This workshop will cover a number of key considerations to keep in mind before starting a business including legal structure and record keeping, business planning and research, sources of financing and how to manage your busi...