Are you 55+ and looking to start your own business?
Skills at Work 55+ is a program designed to support entrepreneurs with 1-on-1 support to help you take the next step. Running your own business can be rewarding, but it can also be overwhelming. Each participant is paired with a mentor aligned with their business industry and goals. Start gaining confidence.
Who is this Program For?
20 spots are available per cohort
Must be 55 years of age or older
Must pass a background check
Does not require a business plan
WSIB requirements when applicable*
Must have commercial liability insurance*
*Part of the program will educate and help you meet these standards
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Program Start Date
Regular Cohort Intake
January 13, 2021
Next Intake Date: January 13th, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
This program is continuous for participates that have completed an intake.
1 hour per month of business mentorship
1-on-1 training support with the best fitted entrepreneurial associate
Digital marketing for your business on program directory
2 free workshops per month
Social Media Spotlight
Half day business 101 workshop at the Business Centre. Includes operations, HR, marketing, regulations, and more
Each business has unique needs and difficulties, training is specific to your needs and is delivered in 1-on-1 coaching sessions
Coaching sessions are flexible and are arranged between you and your mentor
Access to workshops per month free, to help grow and develop your business