Business bootcamp program

The program

This program combines on-line and in-person training from food business experts with the goal of building the skills necessary to run a successful, values-based business. The Program is a collaboration between Food Secure Canada and the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation as part of their Sustainable Food Systems initiative and was developed with support from Kathy Nyquist of New Venture Advisors.

Archived Webinars:

  •     Business Landscape: defining your unique position in the market.
  •     Modeling: using data to build your business case
  •     Business Structure: understanding legal forms
  •     Financing: developing a financing strategy, finding funding sources and sharing your story
  •     Managing Operations and Growth: strategic planning and developing financial controls
  •     Choosing the right IT systems for your enterprise
  •     Demystifying Food Safety
  •     Managing Human Resources as Human Beings and get the job done

Webinar recordings and related resource materials can be found here, in reverse chronological order.