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Business Essentials Training for Newcomer Entrepreneurs in Canada
Saturday, November 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pmFree
This training session seeks to prepare newcomers with the right mindset, expectations, and apprehension of the requirements of running a successful business in Canada
Scope of training
- Understanding types of brand (personal vs business)
- Steps to start a business
- Types of registration
- When to speak to a lawyer and a tax Accountant
- Building the right business community around you
- Basic understanding of the marketing principles
- How to fund your business through grants & soft loans
- Establishing credibility with the banks to secure credit, and overcome lending barriers
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 811 8283 2899 Passcode: 211187
About the facilitator
Bukky Wonda is the Founder & CEO of Shirah Migration, a licensed immigration consultant, an immigration columnist, DMZ nominee, Business Leader, Filmmaker, and Business mentor.
She cares about helping immigrants thrive and live the good life in Canada. Her experience as an international student turned immigrant business professional propelled her to help thousands achieve the Canadian dream.
She founded Shirah in 2018 with the purpose of helping immigrants globally make a smooth transition to Canada. Till date, her company has assisted over 2000 people at different stages of their relocation and settlement process in Canada. She is a strong advocate for immigrants and speaks out concerning various immigration issues across media platforms. To this cause, she has made appearances on National Canadian Television, CTV and writes a column on Immigrant Muse.
In 2022, she was among the nominees for DMZ Women of The Year Awards for her innovation and contributions in the Canadian tech space which she is building to provide affordable solutions to everyday people chasing the dream of greener pastures.