Tag: Youth

Summer Company Showcase 2019

Date: Thursday, July 18 Time: 8:30 – 11 a.m. Location:  York Region Administrative Centre 17250 Yonge Street, Newmarket in the Great Hall Stop by to talk to our Summer Company participants about their new businesses and enjoy a free coffee. 9 students with businesses ranging from: natural homemade skin care products asphalt sealing property maintenance including landscaping and construction projects One Stop

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You’re invited – Summer Company 2019 Event at Staples – July 10

Wednesday, July 10 – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. York Small Business Enterprise Centre (YSBEC) is hosting a meet and greet to help local participants from the Ontario Summer Company Program promote their summer businesses. Come and support our community’s student start-up businesses! Meet the Summer Company students who will be showcasing their summer businesses. Participating Staples Location: 14800 Yonge

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Summer Company 2019 Application Info Session

he YSBEC office will be running a group session to help you navigate the Summer Company application process. This session will walk you through the application process step-by-step, making business plan-writing easy for anyone! We will explore the core sections typically included in a business plan: Business Plan Writing: Gain an understanding of the key components of writing a meaningful business plan and how

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Summer Company 2019 Application Info Session

he YSBEC office will be running a group session to help you navigate the Summer Company application process. This session will walk you through the application process step-by-step, making business plan-writing easy for anyone! We will explore the core sections typically included in a business plan: Business Plan Writing: Gain an understanding of the key components of writing a meaningful business plan and how

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Summer Company 2019 Application Info Session

he YSBEC office will be running a group session to help you navigate the Summer Company application process. This session will walk you through the application process step-by-step, making business plan-writing easy for anyone! We will explore the core sections typically included in a business plan: Business Plan Writing: Gain an understanding of the key components of writing a meaningful business plan and how

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Summer Company 2019 Application Info Session

The YSBEC office will be running a group session to help you navigate the Summer Company application process. This session will walk you through the application process step-by-step, making business plan-writing easy for anyone! We will explore the core sections typically included in a business plan: Business Plan Writing: Gain an understanding of the key components of writing a meaningful business plan and how

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YSBEC Success Stories: HBC Landscaping Limited

  Ziggy Talaska is only 25, but he’s worked in the trades for a decade. At age 15, he was framing drywall and building decks. By age 18, he was coordinating jobs for another contractor. “I grew up seeing my dad and uncle building fences and decks and I got involved,” says Talaska. “Their handiness rubbed off on me.” At

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Summer Company Showcase 2018

Date: Thursday, July 19 Time: 8:30 – 11 a.m. Location:  York Region Administrative Centre 17250 Yonge Street, Newmarket in the Great Hall. Stop by to talk to our participants about their new businesses and enjoy a free coffee. 12 students with businesses ranging from custom furniture and cabinets to renovations, swimming lessons, home and lawn services, one-on-one dog walking services, fashion accessories, music lessons, automotive shift lights,

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Summer Company Showcase 2018

Date: Thursday, July 19 Time: 8:30 – 11 a.m. Location:  York Region Administrative Centre 17250 Yonge Street, Newmarket in the Great Hall. Stop by to talk to our participants about their new businesses and enjoy a free coffee. 12 students with businesses ranging from custom furniture & cabinets to renovations, swimming lessons, home & lawn services, one-on-one dog walking services, fashion accessories, music lessons, automotive

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YSBEC Success Stories: Julia’s Best Ever Inc.

Should you — and how do you — turn a hobby into a business? Those questions dogged Julia Brown when she was at university. In her freshman year, she started roasting and blending almonds into nut butter for fun. By third year, as word spread about her sweet and savoury butter, she was whipping up batches of it regularly for

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