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December Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

December Training & Networking for Creative Industry Professionals

Welcome to our December 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

Lifescapes: A Memoir Writing Program

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

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

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Introduction to Digital Archiving

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

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

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

3D Certification Program

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Wednesday December 4, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Maintaining Respectful Workplaces

Hosted by Tourism and Economic Development Department, City of Brantford

When? Thursday December 5, 2019 from 11:00am to 2:00pm

Where? Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, 88 Dalhousie Street, Brantford

Fee? $15.00

Registration required? Yes

 

Creative Spaces Training Series: Capital Campaigns and Community Engagement

Hosted by ArtsBuild Ontario

When? Thursday December 5, 2019 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Where? Webinar (Online)

Fee? $25.00

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Market Research

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday December 10, 2019 from 9:00am to 12:00pm

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: How to Write a Business Plan

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday December 10, 2019 from 1:00am to 4:00pm

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Financial Forecasting

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

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

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Workshop: Marketing and Sales

Hosted by Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre (BRC)

When? Tuesday December 10, 2019 from 1:00am to 4:00pm

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Annual Chamber Christmas Open House

Hosted by Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant

When? Tuesday December 10, 2019 from 4:30pm to 7:00pm

Where? Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant, 77 Charlotte Street, Brantford

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Introduction to Microsoft Excel

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday December 10, 2019 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Writers’ Support Circle

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Monday December 16, 2019 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm

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

Fee? Free

Registration required? Yes

 

Lifescapes: A Memoir Writing Program

Hosted by Brantford Public Library

When? Tuesday December 17, 2019 from 2:30pm to 3:30pm

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: January Training and Networking Opportunities

Thursday January 9, 2020: Orientation: Starter Company Plus

Tuesday January 14, 2020: Workshop: Tax Seminar with the Canada Revenue Agency

Tuesday January 21, 2020: Workshop: How to Write a Business Plan

Tuesday January 21, 2020: Workshop: Market Research

Thursday January 23, 2020: Bell City Author Series – Alicia Elliot

Thursday January 23, 2020: Operational Planning Before, During and After a Capital Project

Monday January 27, 2020: Leadership Development Course

Tuesday January 28, 2020: Workshop: Marketing and Sales

Tuesday January 28, 2020: Workshop: Financial Forecasting

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Training , Networking , Workshops , Brantford Public Library , Maintaining Respectful Workplaces , Brantford-Brant Business Resource Centre , Chamber of Commerce Brantford-Brant

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