This is one of Central Alberta’s most informative small business seminars.
It’s packed with valuable information to help you start off right and increase the odds of your business being successful.
The session will address:
Reasons for starting a business
How good business ideas are discovered and evaluated
Why and how business plans are developed
Important marketing aspects to consider
Financing sources available – include information about grants
Pros and cons of the three common legal structures of business
How to develop the mindset of success as an entrepreneur
About your instructor
Michelle Andrishak is an innovative business coach who helps clients to plan, finance, launch and grow profitable, resilient businesses.
With 20 years of hands-on entrepreneurial experience, she has successfully helped aspiring and established business owners to write solid business plans, land financing, navigate digital marketing and define their long-term plans.
Michelle is also a consultant, engaging public speaker and super-connector, creating personal development and networking opportunities for clients – so they can grow themselves as well as their businesses.
Her vibrant personality and contagious enthusiasm inspire people to move beyond their perceived limitations. She is a passionate, supportive mentor who will help you follow your dreams while keeping both feet firmly on the ground.
Areas of speciality include:
Start up, Business Expansion, Marketing, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, Universal Management Principles, Communications, Accounting, Business Planning, Strategic Planning, Sourcing funds for business.
Michelle is a Small Business Advisor with the Rural Alberta Business Centre. She holds a Double Major Business Degree in Accounting and Marketing Management and is a Certified Small Business Coach and Communications Consultant. Winner of Red Deer & District Foundation’s Woman of Excellence Award (2015), Customer Service Excellence Award Rocky Mountain House Chamber of Commerce (2015) and 2017 Winner of Canadian Biz Chicks Woman of Inspiration Award in the category of Boss Chicks Mentor.