Venture Niagara supports Niagara Businesses Through On-line Workshops – The Learning Series

THE LEARNING SERIES

Venture Niagara supports Niagara Businesses Through On-line Workshops

Venture Niagara’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund resources supported Niagara’s businesses and not-for-profit organizations to help them navigate through the challenges of COVID-19.

The Learning Series was hosted by Dolores Fabiano and featured guest speakers Alyssa Milot, Fractional CMO & Founder of the Zen Strategy; and John Canon, HR Manager, On Demand Staffing. To see their full presentations click on the links below.

Venture Niagara is funded by the Government of Canada through FedDev Ontario.

The Learning Series Session 1 - Diversifying Communications Channels for Growth

Join Dolores Fabiano as she chats with Alyssa Milot, Fractional CMO & Founder of The Zen Strategy. Expanding your business into new markets or connecting with existing customers in a different way can foster an invaluable rebirth. Diversification can breathe fresh, new life into your business...and your bottom line. The Diversifying Communications Channels for Growth workshop is designed to help you adopt the foundational tools that you will need to seamlessly transition in new directions for growth and to share a strategy that will ensure you do not veer too far off the path.

YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/-8M2PErI0Tk

The Learning Series Session 2-Finding Value in Digital Platforms

Digital marketing, automated marketing, social media marketing...does it make your head start to spin? Or worse yet, make you just want to stick your head in the sand and hope it all goes away?! Ya, that's fair. It is overwhelming! Especially now when our world has become digital and virtual to new levels overnight! This workshop is designed to help reframe what "going digital" really means for your business, how to approach it, and what is truly worth your time and effort. It is about learning, choose and executing...the right things. NOT all the things! The Learning Series Session Two with Alyssa Milot, Fractional CMO & Founder of The Zen Strategy. Our next session will be Best Practices Beyond Covid: Workplace Safety, Working From Home and Recruiting Protocols.

YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/d6KEDJVqO-U

 

The Learning Series Session 3 - Best Practices Beyond Covid: Workplace Safety, Working From Home and Recruiting Protocols.

Title: Best Practices Beyond Covid: Workplace Safety, Working From Home and Recruiting Protocols. This workshop is made possible with support from the Federal Government of Canada Regional Relief and Recovery Fund. Summary: As employers, we now have new challenges due to the current public health emergency caused by COVID-19. Join us as we discuss some of the challenges employers are faced with today and some best practices that can help you respond to these challenges. In this webinar, we will cover:

o General Public Health Measures for all Businesses

o Safety Protocols for the workplace

o Working from Home

o Why you need a policy o Health and Safety – Ergonomics and WSIB

o Equipment and tools

o Support for employees

o Recruiting During Covid

o The job market - a snapshot o Challenges o Best practices

YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ugiTQHL96U0