Many organizations are putting together webinars to help businesses survive and thrive in this unprecedented time.
Below is a list of all the available webinars (to date), for an updated list of all webinars available please go to https://downtownpg.com/webinars-workshops/.
City of Prince George
The City of Prince George is hosting this free video conference forum focused on the retail sector, during which a panel of local “Business Titans” will answer questions and provide advice to participating business owners on how to innovate in order to continue operations and maintain cash flow throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Meet the Titans:
Gwen Burgart, Owner, 4 Paws Pure
Sonica Kandola, Owner, RK Furniture Gallery
Anthony Volitik, Managing Partner, Homework
Emily Parsons Dyer, Owner, Emily Jane Photography, Emily Jane Mentorship, and White Willow Bridal Boutique
RESTAURANT & FOOD SERVICES
The City of Prince George is hosting this free video conference forum focused on restaurants and food services during which a panel of local “Business Titans” will answer questions and provide advice to participating business owners on how to innovate in order to continue operations and maintain cash flow throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Meet the Titans:
Pat Bell, Owner, Wendy’s, Northern Lights Estate Winery, Hobby Brews
Eoin Foley, Co-Owner, Nancy O’s, Betulla Burning, Birch & Boar Charcuterie & Provisions
Rhea Simpson, Co-Founder, Col Juicery
Regan Bader, Store Manager, Save-On-Foods
Community Futures Fraser Fort George
SURVIVE, STABILIZE, AND BUILD A RESILIENT SMALL BUSINESS
The scale and scope of the current COVID-19 pandemic is one of the biggest and far-reaching crises we have witnessed in decades. As a small business owner, now is the time to make the most of the information available to you to survive this crisis, stabilize your business, and build resiliency for the future. This course provides you with essential tools to support your success – right now.
It will be offered as a virtual program in 2 Modules:
• Module 1 (April 16 1-4pm): Surviving – Holy – Business Crisis, Now What? (3 hours)
• Module 2 (April 21 1-3pm): Stabilizing and Building Resiliency – Kick-Start Recovery (2 hours)
In this course you will receive tools to help you:
• Assess immediate business impact and identify urgent priorities
• Manage your cashflow and secure revenue
• Communicate effectively with your clients, suppliers and team
• Maintain sales
• Find new opportunities in the crisis by thinking outside the box
• Complete financial scenario plans using a pessimistic and optimistic view
• Keep track of lessons learned to build resilience
Registration is limited. Please register on our website at: https://www.cfdc.bc.ca/events/survive-stabilize-and-build-a-resilient-small-business/
Materials and Zoom details will be sent out 24 hours prior to the 1st module.
Prince George Chamber of Commerce
COVID-19 Webinar – Session 2 with HSJ Lawyers
As Government continues to update supports for the business sector, the Prince George Chamber of Commerce is teaming with local professionals to deliver a series of online information sessions. These sessions will focus on several areas, including: accessing grants, loans and subsidies and understanding human resource implications for your business.
This webinar will take place on April 9th, at 2pm.
HSJ Lawyers Webinar
For sign up information, please go to: http://pgchamber.chambermaster.com/events/details/covid-19-webinar-session-2-with-hsj-lawyers-1923