Courses: The Guide To Starting A Business In Ontario
Continuous learning through courses, training, and reading are daily habits for successful entrepreneurs and startups. TorontoStarts is putting together a list of training courses and startup programs to help entrepreneurs succeed.
“The only way to win is to learn faster than anyone else.”
― Eric Ries
Starting up in Ontario, if you are a small business, or a high growth startup TorontoStarts has you covered with The Guide to Starting A Business in Ontario A Resource Guide For Entrepreneurs, StartUPS, and ScaleUPS Ecosystem. From small business idea, to finding small business grants and loans, or startup angel investors or Venture Capital investors.
TorontoStarts is over 22,000 active entrepreneurs in the Greater Toronto Area strong. With over 120,000 followers on social and having hosted over 700 events we know the Toronto startups, entrepreneurs, and small business and what it takes to succeed and grow. We continue to put together the resources you need to connect, succeed and grow in Toronto
BUSINESS MODEL CANVAS WORKSHOP
Creating a lean business model canvas is critical for startups to ensure focus. The one-page lean business canvas distills your business plan down to a one-page document making it easier to share, communicate and focus on the most valuable work.
In this session led by The Startup Coach and small business mentor Craig Major you will learn how to use the business canvas, a one-page document and action plan.
IDEA VALIDATION WOKRSHOP
So you have a business idea, How do you tell if it is good? Will customers buy? How do I use lean startup processes to validate my idea?
In this session, led by The Startup Coach, you will learn how to use the lean startup idea validation canvas. The Lean Startup idea validation canvas is a one-page document. An action plan to validate any business idea. A walk through of lean startup principals followed by learning the lean startup Idea Validation Canvas followed by each participant filling out their canvas and developing an action plan to validate your idea.
Most successful startups begin with a great idea, one that can disrupt the markets and change the world. Speaking with seasoned entrepreneurs and searching the internet can help entrepreneurs decide where to turn when they need to change their business plan or arrange for funding; however, it’s not as simple to find what startups need to know to satisfy their legal obligations. Startups often face costly and lengthy problems that could have been avoided if certain legal issues were considered prior to starting their operations.
Alex Koch founder of Insight Legal leads the intimate and interactive session answering your questions
SEO CRASH COURSE
This Startup SEO Crash Course walks you through the steps and tools you need to start ranking and driving traffic to your website. While walking through the Lean Startup SEO manual. The Startup Coach will show you the tools, tricks, and techniques. You will leave with the knowledge needed to help you succeed.
GROWTH HACKING CRASH COURSE
The Growth Hacking Crash Course gives you the latest tools, resources, and ideas of the best growth hackers. Come prepared to learn and work through the concepts, tricks, and tools you need to make you a growth hacker.
Led by Toronto's Entrepreneur Mentor The Startup Coach
100 STEPS 2 STARTUP
Based on a proven roadmap, this online program was created by award-winning, serial entrepreneur and entrepreneurship professor, Dr. Sean Wise. It guides the user or student from idea creation to revenue generation using videos and worksheets. Click the buttons below to learn more.