Do It In Durham is a series of events taking place in the Region of Durham from 13 to 27 November 2017. This series is in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Every event is an opportunity to network and grow your business and your knowledge. There is a rich eco-system of support, funding and entrepreneurial resources for businesses.
In this workshop you will gain an understanding of how important it is to have a strong and well developed network for your business success. Learn how to start a network and how to grow your existing network successfully. We will cover: Mapping your network both online and offline Strategies to network successfully Finding networking opportunities How to prepare your infomercial How to start and leave conversations How to follow up and follow through This session is presented by the…Find out more »
In 3 steps, you will learn how to distinguish yourself in the marketplace. This is a participatory and interactive session that requires work from the participants as they answer 3 tough questions: - What’s your Why? - What’s the experience you want to create for your clients? - What inspires you about what you do? Participants will be challenged to belly-button gaze, dig deep and create compelling answers to these questions. You will leave the session with a mini-version of…Find out more »
Do It In Durham is in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week. In Durham we have over 30 events happening to celebrate, inspire and motivate entrepreneurship. There is a rich eco-system of support, funding and entrepreneurial resources for businesses. Small Businesses want to comply with health and safety regulations but may not know where to start. The Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB) is inviting you to an information session to provide essential updates and information regarding: Ministry of Labour Health…Find out more »
Plan your website for now and for future growth! Fact - 90% of people will search you online before they buy from you. So, firstly if you do not have a website you are missing out on an important opportunity for potential new customers to find you! Your website is your chance to make a great impression and the ability for you to showcase your services, tell your potential customers why they should buy from you, as well as show…Find out more »
The Marketing game is changing whether you realize it or not and no industry is immune. We are seeing it every day with disrupters like Bit Coin, Airbnb, Uber, Amazon and many, many others. Traditional business paradigms are being challenged in every way and the old Marketing strategies are no longer the answer. Creative out of the box thinking and implementation are now the name of the game. Now is the time to decide if you will be a disrupter or be disrupted. During this Session…Find out more »