Start-up Resources for Entrepreneurs: MaRS Fall Intensive Program


  • Business conferenceMaRS helps entrepreneurs bring innovative ideas to the marketplace through a variety of resources including Ontario small business grants through their MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund, and discounted open courses for Ontario entrepreneurs.

    Upcoming Small Business Networking and Educational Workshops for Entrepreneurs

    This Fall, MaRS is offering a new intensive program that combines five series of educational workshops for entrepreneurs. The workshops take place on Fridays from September 13th to November 29th, 2013; offering entrepreneurs an opportunity to gain insight into how to best develop strategic components of their business and feedback from other successful entrepreneurs from a breadth of different industries/sectors. This is your chance to learn from and interact with experts and fellow entrepreneurs with the goal of helping you take your start-up to the next level.

    Start-up Workshop Topics Covered within the Program

    Topics include: Launching Customer Development, Business Strategy Fundamentals, Pitching to Investors, The MarCom Toolkit, & The B2B Sales Process.

    Cost of the MaRS Start-up Workshop Program

    This education and interactive series has been valued at over $6,000 but will be offered to participants of this first cohort for the cost of only $350.

    Please Note: The Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops are open to entrepreneurs, and MaRS does not encourage teachers, advisors, or coaches to sign up for this event.  NDA’s will be signed by all participants. A certificate will be given to all participants upon attendance of 80% of the program. (Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshops – Fall Intensive Program is a non-credit educational program.)

    Summary of MaRS Start-up Workshops Pertinent Details

    Cost: $350 for complete program
    Date
    : Every Friday from Sept 13, 2013 – Nov 29, 2013 
    Time
    : 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
    Location
    : MaRS Discovery District, 101 College Street, Toronto ON

    How to Register for MaRS Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshop Series

    Email the MaRS team to learn more about this program and whether it is right for you, or visit the MaRS Workshops Page on their website for additional information.

    Learn More about Start-up and Small Business Grants Resources Available to Your Business

    Are you a start-up looking to access Ontario small business grants; or better yet, are interested in learning how you can make leveraging of grants from the Canadian government a part of your growth strategy?   Keep up with Mentor Works by signing up for our Canadian government funding weekly e-newsletter, and follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and Tumblr.


    August 27th, 2013 | Ryan Weaver | No Comments | Tags: ,

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Ryan Weaver

Ryan has a BA in economics, an MSc in management, and several published works including two books. As Marketing Analyst at Mentor Works, Ryan enjoys communicating with business owners & executives about government grants and funding available to help overcome obstacles to growth.

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