Here you'll find a selection of free webinars designed specifically for Canadian entrepreneurs. Watch as our experts reveal their recipes for business success that they have spent years developing and sharing with entrepreneurs across Canada. Packed with real life examples, these webinars will help you make better business decisions and achieve your business goals.
How to get a business loan in a few easy steps
Applying for a business loan may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Learn how to prepare and navigate the loan application process—from your credit score to your collateral. Set yourself up for success by showing that you understand your business and by making it easy for a bank to approve your application.
Winning new customers in a changing economy
With Canada expecting a strong economic rebound, businesses must get ready now to take advantage of future opportunities. Grow your business by learning how to close leads more efficiently and make your sales processes better.
Seize the Moment: Uncovering Growth Opportunities for Tech in 2021
Whereas 2020 was the year of the unpredictable, there are plenty of reasons for tech companies to be positive about 2021 and beyond. How will your business take advantage of the opportunities? Join BDC tech industry experts as they unpack BDC’s Tech Industry Outlook for 2021 and share insights on how to position your business for growth.
Scale up! How to use technology to boost your business’s efficiency
A year of COVID-19 has made technology investments more important than ever for entrepreneurs who want to stay competitive. But investing is only half the battle. Learn how improving your operations and digital culture are the real keys to scaling up your business.
What’s next? Managing your business’s finances in 2021
The road to recovery in 2021 is filled with uncertainty. But no matter what, strong financial management can only help your business. Join our experts for tips on optimizing your cash flow, effectively controlling costs and managing your financial needs.
Nearly 85% of Canadian consumers buy on the Internet, and almost 60% of B2B buying decisions take place online before a salesperson is contacted. Join our experts as they present a step-by-step approach for attracting and converting customers by optimizing their web experience.
As the economy reopens, entrepreneurs are working to rebuild amid unprecedented uncertainty and a fast-changing competitive landscape. Join our experts as they show you how to use technology to get back on track and position your business for success.
The COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting our everyday habits and creating an unprecedented level of uncertainty for entrepreneurs. You will need to adapt your business to the new economic reality. This free, live webinar will present a step-by-step approach to manage risks, create contingency plans and equip your business with a strategic vision that takes into account the changed landscape.
The Canadian economy is gradually reopening after a shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. You will need to plan how your business will restart, adapting your operations to meet demand, ensuring your supply chains and managing your financial circumstances. You will also need to put best practices in place to ensure the safety of your employees as they return to work.
The COVID-19 pandemic is transforming the economy and bringing unprecedented challenges to businesses across Canada. As more customers go online for products and services, pivoting your business to take full advantage of these online opportunities can position you to emerge stronger in terms of who you sell to, how you sell and what you sell.
The spread of COVID-19 poses important challenges to Canadian businesses. With the situation constantly evolving, you need to be prepared for any disruptions. Join BDC experts as they share short-term economic perspectives and advice on how to manage through the crisis.
Learn how to identify the best growth avenues for your Food & beverage business. You'll also learn how to build a growth plan, choose the right sales channels, increase your margins and implement food quality systems.
Join Laura Didyk, National Lead, Women Entrepreneurs at BDC and Rosanne Horner, Director, BC & the North Region, BDC Advisory Services will share strategies and tactics to maintain employee loyalty, choose the best external candidates and secure the full engagement of your team.
Join Pierre Cléroux, BDC’s Chief Economist, and Peter Lawler, Executive Vice President of BDC Advisory services and an expert on digitization, who will reveal a step-by-step process that you can use to digitize your business and gain a competitive edge.
Discover 3 projects you can launch right away to improve your company’s productivity, operational efficiency and profits.