Business educational opportunities

Business webinars

Each month, there will be an educational opportunity to help set small business owners up for success - in partnership with the Sherwood Park & District Chamber of Commerce. See the schedule below to register in a session that interests you. Schedule to be updated as speakers are booked - visit often.

Joining a Teams meeting/event

Please reference the following Instructions (252.6 KB) when joining.

Thursday, January 27,
10:30 a.m. to noon

2022 Economic Outlook - thank you for attending.  Catherine's presentation (1.8 MB)   Sean's presentation (1.9 MB) .

Wednesday, February 23,
11 a.m. to noon

Making the leap - a small business inspiration story - thank you for attending. 

Wednesday, March 30,
11 a.m. to noon

Rural Roots: Grow your capacity while engaging tomorrow’s workforce - thank you for attending. Daniela's presentation (930.0 KB)

Thursday, April 28,
11 a.m. to noon

Cyber-securing your remote workforce - learn how to protect yourself and your employees from cyber-threats. - thank you for attending.

Tuesday, May 24, 11 a.m. to noon Get in the know about video - You want to be doing video, but you have no idea where to start! Join Jesse Szymanski from Modern Muse Media to learn how. - thank you for attending.
Wednesday, June 29, 11 a.m. to noon

What you need to know about your business's performance. Join us in a conversation around diversity and inclusion as a business advantage. Video recording  Presentation (2.0 MB)

Friday, September 23, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Success with young workers - explore the benefits of hiring and retaining youth, creating a positive work environment, supporting career development, available incentives, and more.

October TBD
November TBD

Small Business Week conference REGISTER NOW!

This year's half-day Small Business Week conference is centred around powering up your growth: dare to do things differently. 

Session topics: 

  • Change, growth management, and resilience
  • Looking to the future and how to set yourself up for success
  • Building a one-sentence pitch

Small Business Week is a national annual celebration, Strathcona County hosts this event locally in support of small businesses. Join us to learn something new that would benefit your business.

2022 registration details:

  • Tuesday, October 18, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Strathcona County Community Centre, Agora
  • 2001 Sherwood Drive
  • Continental breakfast provided
  • $15

Economic Development and Tourism
Phone: 780-464-8095

2001 Sherwood Drive
Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
T8A 3W7

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Last updated: Monday, September 26, 2022
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