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Icon of the event Alternative Financing Sources for Small Business Owners.
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Lena Stepanyan, President of BLiquid2Grow, explains the variety of financing options for small business owners, from government grants to alternate sources such as factoring, purchase order financing, asset based lending and ...

Icon of the event My Business Lessons Learned!
Wed Oct 08, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Donald K. Johnson, a member of the Advisory Board of BMO Capital Markets and Bay Street deal-maker, speaks about lessons he learned as chairman of Easyhome Ltd.,during his first advocacy campaign for the removal of the capit...

Icon of the event Steps to a Successful Business Start-Up
Wed Nov 05, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Keith Harris, CEO of Troll Bridge Creek Inc., talks about his experiences and what he learned from his start-up business. Keith shares how he overcame his lack of knowledge in the areas of financing and government food regula...

Icon of the event Starting your Estate Plan: Is it too early or is it too late?
Wed Aug 20, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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It is never too early or too late to start making your own estate plan. Attend this session and take the first step by starting the conversation. Limited seating. RSVP to Janice Correa at 416-586-5745 or email leavealegacy...

Icon of the event Entrepreneur in Residence Panel Discussion
Wed Oct 15, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sunny Verna and panel of successful entrepreneurs tell their true stories of the challenging road to success.

Icon of the event Wills, Trusts & Financial Planning for the single, widowed or divorced
Wed Sep 17, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Singles, retirees, widows, divorcees and second marriages all require expert analysis and advice. Attend this session to become informed of planning tools and tips to help protect your estate if you are unmarried, widowed, r...

Icon of the event Investment Research Online
Mon Sep 08, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Learn to use investment databases: Financial Post Advisor and Value Line Research Centre. To register call 416-393-7209.

Icon of the event Personal Finance
Wed Oct 22, 2014 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Learn how to create a personal budget, understand credit, protect yourself from fraud and manage your personal finances.Program takes place in the Beeton Auditorium.

Icon of the event Doing Market Research Online
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
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Learn to use Scott's Business Directories Online, article databases and other online sources to do market research for your small business. To register call 416-393-7209.

Upcoming Dates:
Sat Oct 25
Thu Nov 20
Icon of the event Small Business Network
Tue Oct 14, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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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...