Wednesday, October 20, 2021 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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The Town of Gananoque, Township of Leeds & the Thousand Islands and the Business Support Network Welcome a Month of Free business focused Webinars & Workshops!
The Town of Gananoque, Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands and the Business Support Network welcome our businesses to a month long of free workshops and webinars with the theme “Rising Up”.
Thanks to Rural Economic Development (RED), we are able to host these webinars/workshops through funding from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
October Webinars & Workshops
October 6, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. | Zoom (Online)
Join Jennifer Baker during her Canva 101 webinar to develop the skills and knowledge you need to effectively utilize Canva, an online graphic design tool, to design beautiful images and graphics for use on your social media channels. Participants will be guided through account set-up and platform navigation, as well as simple design strategies.
October 13, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. | Zoom (Online)
Join Jennifer Baker during her Canva 102 webinar to increase your existing knowledge of Canva. It's recommended that participants have preexisting knowledge of Canva OR have attended Canva 101. Users will learn how to improve their design skills on Canva through photo-editing tools, and animation as well as learn how to batch-create content and resize canvases.
October 20, 2021 | 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Holiday Inn Express (in-Person)
Join Melissa Schenk from MS2 to explore the psychology of a share, types of ‘sharers’, missed sharing opportunities, and the#7 Key Guidelines for Sharing Content that can grow your reach, raise your results and rise up your community engagement. You will leave knowing how to maximize your social media efforts through planned marketing campaigns that will result in increased online conversations, amplification and applause!
This workshop will also be live streamed to allow us to reach more businesses. For those who are able to attend, they will be entered to win one on one time with Melissa.
October 27, 2021 | 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Zoom (Online)
COVID-19 has put additional stress on all business owners. This fall could be one of your most challenging in terms of your own mental health, as well as your staff’s and your customer’s. Join WSPS in this awareness session on what mental health is and the resources available to you.
How will you move beyond COVID-19 and measure your performance against competitors? This session will help you examine the problems you face, to begin to create solutions to plan for the future. Moving beyond the pandemic, you will decide, prepare, and be ready for what your future will look like.