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November Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

November Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Welcome to our November roundup of training and networking opportunities for creative professionals in our community. Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly Arts & Culture e-newsletter to get these opportunities delivered straight to your email inbox so you don’t miss a thing.

Looking to join a monthly, recurring networking group? Scroll to the bottom of this blog to learn about local groups and when they meet.

Do you have any great training or networking opportunities to share with us? Comment below, or send your suggestions to culture@brantford.ca. Please note that these lists are compiled at the beginning of the previous month, and curated specifically for creative industry professionals. This is not a comprehensive training list, but is rather a starting point for your own professional development.

TRAINING AND NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES 

Adobe Photoshop: An Introduction with Jeanette Obbink

Hosted by Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

When? Friday, November 1 & 8, 2019 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Where? Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, 20 Ava Road, Brantford

Fee? Non Members $40.00, Members $30.00

Registration required? Yes

 

Orientation: Starter Company Plus

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 9:30am to 10:30am

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square, Suite 201, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Lifescapes: A Memoir Writing Program

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 2:30am to 3:30 pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Introduction to 3D Design and Printing

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 11:0 am to 12:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Boost Your Brand

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC) in partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, Enterprise Brant and the City of Brantford

When? Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 11:30am to 4:30pm

Where? TownePlace Suites by Marriott, 30 Fen Ridge Court, Brantford

Fee? $50.00

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: How to Write a Business Plan

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00pm

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square, Suite 201, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Market Research

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square, Suite 201, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Introduction to Learning 24/7

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Business After Hours

Hosted by Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant

When? Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Where: Cozzmic Communications, 20 Ryan Place Unit #3, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Writer’s Support Circle

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Monday, November 18, 2019 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Mastering Sales and Marketing for Your Business

Hosted by Sasha Pinto Consulting and Temple Swift Consulting

When? Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 9:00am to 4:30pm

Where? Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton Brantford Convention Centre, 20 Fen Ridge, Brantford

Fee? Early Bird pricing (before October 28, 2019) $80.00; Regular pricing (after October 28, 2019) $95.00

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Tax Seminar with Canada Revenue Agency

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square, Suite 201, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Lifescapes: A Memoir Writing Program

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 2:30pm to 3:30pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Podcasting 101

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Wine, Women and Shopping

Hosted by Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant

When? Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 4:30pm to 9:00pm

Where? Best Western Brantford Hotel and Conference Centre, 19 Holiday Drive, Brantford

Fee? $65.00

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Marketing and Sales

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00pm

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square, Suite 201, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Financial Forecasting

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Where? Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC), 1 Market Square, Suite 201, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Where? Brantford Public Library, Main Branch, 173 Colborne Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

LOCAL NETWORKING GROUPS

Brant Pros Networking Group

Brant Pros helps members increase revenue, build qualified relationships, and market their services through targeted networking. Become a member and help build strong and lasting relationships with other entrepreneurs and participate in a network of exchanges allowing you to increase your client base. These referrals and recommendations will help you grow your business – because together are stronger and grow faster!

  • Meets every Tuesday from 12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • Polish Hall, 154 Pearl Street (unless otherwise noted)
  • For more information, contact info@brantpros.ca

 

Brant Business Builders

Brant Business Builders is a proven entity supercharging the growth of Brantford and area businesses through the practice of referral and testimonial generation. Working with members, you can develop significant business allies who can help you establish credibility. The dedication and support of members by members is at the heart of their mission to build business through quality relationships.

 

Brant Women Networking Group (BWNG)

Brant Women Networking Group is a progressive women’s organization that supports women in achieving business, financial and personal success. They offer innovative programs that provide opportunities for networking, connecting, mentoring and learning from and with each other.

 

Ladies Who Lead

Ladies Who Lead is a networking group of dynamic, professional women empowered through support, inspiration and mentoring, to promote success of women in business and their professions.  They offer professional women the opportunity to provide one another with peer support and empowerment through networking opportunities and professional speakers.

                 

Brant Toastmasters #2580

Brant Toastmasters provides a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.

 

Save the Date: December Training and Networking Opportunities

Tuesday, December 3, 2019: Lifescapes: A Memoir Writing Program

Tuesday, December 3, 2019: Introduction to Digital Archiving

Thursday, December 5, 2019: Maintaining Respectful Workplaces

Tuesday, December 10, 2019: Annual Chamber Christmas Open House

Tuesday, December 10, 2019: Introduction to Microsoft Excel

Monday, December 16, 2019: Writer’s Support Circle

Tuesday, December 17, 2019: Lifescapes: A Memoir Writing Program

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