Entrepreneurial Skills for Home-Based Business

Learn what it takes to set up a home-based business

A Certificate* series for Newcomer women eager to turn their hobbies, talents or small business ideas into a viable home-based business. The series will cover the critical aspects of running a business and help you understand how to earn money through self-employment.

By the end of the training, you will be able to:

Learn the basic steps for creating a business
Apply and practice the skills to run it
Evaluate if being an entrepreneur is for you
Gain entrepreneurial knowledge – including operations, budgeting, marketing, and managerial skills
Learn about resources, services and programs for self-employment

*Must attend all four workshops to earn the Certificate.

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YWCA JUMP Scarborough
Wendy Szeto, Employment/Outreach Counsellor
416.266.0303 x24

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Qaiser Khan, Employment/Outreach Counsellor
416.964.3883 x404