Workshops for Entrepreneurs

We offer training for women entrepreneurs in BC to help them learn and develop essential business skills to help them succeed in business.

Since 1995, we have hosted over 30,000 people in our seminars and workshops – and 99% of participants rate our training as directly applicable to their business!

Our workshops are designed for busy entrepreneurs and are geared towards women business owners’ learning styles.

View our upcoming workshops below, check out workshops and events from our partner network and sign up for our eBlasts to be notified when a WEC workshop is coming to your area.

Praise for Our Workshops

I am extremely pleased with the quality of the presenters & material covered. In the big world of business, it’s great to be part of this women’s focused enterprise!Speed Marketing Workshop Participant
The speaker was a confident and successful woman – the perfect role model! Additionally, she was very passionate about supplier diversity, which is a concept that I had never heard before, but will completely support and promote as I move forward in my career… Very nicely done! Thank you! Diversity Workshop Participant
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Daiya Anderson
Origin Wines, Penticton
WEC Loan Client

Upcoming Workshops for Entrepreneurs

PLEASE NOTE: Due to COVID-19, all WEC-hosted training is being delivered via webinar until further notice.

Below is a list of upcoming workshops where we are involved as workshop presenters, speakers or panelists. Workshops hosted by Women’s Enterprise Centre are highlighted in blue. We hope to see you at one of these informative sessions!

Please see our full events calendar for events and workshops hosted by our partners around the province, or view a list of upcoming seminars and webinars hosted by our partner, Small Business BC.

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April 2021

Starting a Business Info Session

April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

If you think you are ready to start a business, we encourage you to participate in one of our FREE phone-in Starting Your Business Information Sessions. The session is broken into 2 parts. In Part 1, we explain how to write an effective business plan. We cover each section of the business plan and provide strategies and resources to ensure your plan is well organized and consistent. In Part 2 we uncover how to make your business official. You will…

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Starting a Business Info Session

April 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

If you think you are ready to start a business, we encourage you to participate in one of our FREE phone-in Starting Your Business Information Sessions. The session is broken into 2 parts. In Part 1, we explain how to write an effective business plan. We cover each section of the business plan and provide strategies and resources to ensure your plan is well organized and consistent. In Part 2 we uncover how to make your business official. You will…

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May 2021

Stepping Up: Uncover Your True Leadership Potential

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Webinar, Canada

This is the first in a four-part Build Your Business webinar series hosted by Women’s Enterprise Centre. Click here to sign up for the whole series and save $20! Leaders come from all walks of life, and they create businesses and communities through their actions. Every action a person takes, every conversation they have moves them ahead as a leader. In this workshop, participants will learn about their unique leadership style and learn how to improve on the strengths they…

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Setting New Goal Posts: Growing Your Business from a Tactical Perspective

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Webinar, Canada

This is the second in a four-part Build Your Business webinar series hosted by Women’s Enterprise Centre. Click here to sign up for the whole series and save $20! Are you looking for new direction in your business? Are you feeling like your business is pulling you in multiple directions? Do you wonder whether you need to return to your initial business vision? Are you frustrated by wasted time and energy due to conflicting priorities? If any of these resonate…

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Starting a Business Info Session

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

If you think you are ready to start a business, we encourage you to participate in one of our FREE phone-in Starting Your Business Information Sessions. The session is broken into 2 parts. In Part 1, we explain how to write an effective business plan. We cover each section of the business plan and provide strategies and resources to ensure your plan is well organized and consistent. In Part 2 we uncover how to make your business official. You will…

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6 Keys to Common-Sense Marketing

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

This is the third in a four-part Build Your Business webinar series hosted by Women’s Enterprise Centre. Click here to sign up for the whole series and save $20! One of the challenges of owning a small business is to know how to market effectively on a tight budget. In any business, particularly in small business, marketing is most effective when it is both strategic and creative. A lot of marketing is common sense; but don’t make the same mistakes…

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Starting a Business Info Session

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

If you think you are ready to start a business, we encourage you to participate in one of our FREE phone-in Starting Your Business Information Sessions. The session is broken into 2 parts. In Part 1, we explain how to write an effective business plan. We cover each section of the business plan and provide strategies and resources to ensure your plan is well organized and consistent. In Part 2 we uncover how to make your business official. You will…

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June 2021

Starting a Business Info Session

June 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

If you think you are ready to start a business, we encourage you to participate in one of our FREE phone-in Starting Your Business Information Sessions. The session is broken into 2 parts. In Part 1, we explain how to write an effective business plan. We cover each section of the business plan and provide strategies and resources to ensure your plan is well organized and consistent. In Part 2 we uncover how to make your business official. You will…

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Starting a Business Info Session

June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 23, 2021

If you think you are ready to start a business, we encourage you to participate in one of our FREE phone-in Starting Your Business Information Sessions. The session is broken into 2 parts. In Part 1, we explain how to write an effective business plan. We cover each section of the business plan and provide strategies and resources to ensure your plan is well organized and consistent. In Part 2 we uncover how to make your business official. You will…

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