Leadership & Change – Five Spots Remaining!

Date: January 30, 2020 11:30 am

If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It! As a family business leader you know about the opportunity cost and loss of doing things a different way. But how true is it? Do you calculate both the cost and the gain? Our time is so constrained today that “if it ain’t broke” can become a tried and true default business practice whether it is the best thing for your business or not. The latest organiza...

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Communications & Leadership *postponed

Date: January 22, 2020 1:00 pm

Communication Skills for Leaders Instructor: Kathy Stanford, The Performance View Business Solutions This program will consist of customized modules on the following topics based on the organizational needs assessment and individual needs assessments prior to the program start. Participants will develop strategies to improve their communication skills: Communication Skills Active Listening Buildi...

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Human Resource Management II – Join our waitlist!

Date: February 13, 2020 1:00 pm

This program is a level II HR management course. As a prerequisite, participants should have previous HR education/experience or have completed the 40 – hour HR Management level I course. Session dates: 13 Feb 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM 20 Feb 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM 27 Feb 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM 05 Mar 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM 12 Mar 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM 26 Mar...

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Social Media

Date: February 13, 2020 8:30 am

Social Media for Small Business | Course Outline For 99% of small businesses in Nova Scotia, engaging on social media platforms is a critical part of their marketing. Existing and potential customers expect to find you on at least one platform like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Not being there is essentially turning business away. They key is the right strategy, the right channels and the right...

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Financial Management made Easy for Entrepreneurs

Date: February 26, 2020 8:30 am

Helping small business professionals raise their awareness of finance and use financial information in making better decisions. Who should attend this nine-week course? Small business owners, or anyone who wants to boost their confidence in financial education. Prior knowledge of accounting or finance is not required. Benefits of attending In today’s fast paced economy, there is a greater need ...

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Family Business Awards – Celebrating Innovation & Success

Date: March 26, 2020 11:30 am

Join us for our annual celebration of success, innovation and business longevity in our region. From young entrepreneurs to long standing companies – we take this opportunity to applaud the accomplishments of those who are making a difference in our communities. Networking & Awards Ceremony: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Individual registration: member $59 / non-member $79 Table of eight: mem...

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HR Legal Trends – Dealing with Difficult Employees

Date: April 15, 2020 11:30 am

Research has shown that human resource management is one of the top concerns for business owners – from recruitment to retention to performance management – your people are your company’s most valuable resource and sometimes one of the largest challenges to manage. Owners and HR professionals routinely face employment-related issues that can significantly affect their business....

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Peter Wilson Dinner: Allan Shaw & Dean Robertson

Date: May 7, 2020 5:00 pm

A night with fellow families in business – join us at our signature event sponsored by TD Bank Group. Each year, the Peter Wilson Dinner attracts over 500 guests representing the who’s-who of successful family enterprises in Nova Scotia. It’s a true celebration of family business in a warm environment with your peers – all in support of family business in Atlantic Canada. This year...

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John Abbass Sr. Memorial Golf Tournament

Date: October 2, 2020 12:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of fun at the Links at Montague for our annual John Abbass Sr. Memorial Golf Tournament in support of our annual scholarship. Learn more about our scholarship. More details to follow. ...

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