About our webinars

Our webinar series covers a wide range of topics related to entrepreneurship, including idea generation, business planning, funding, marketing, sales, and more. Each webinar is presented by a successful entrepreneur or industry expert who will share their personal experiences, practical tips, and proven strategies for building a successful business.

During each webinar, you will have the opportunity to interact with the presenter and other participants, ask questions, and gain valuable insights and feedback. You will also have access to a wealth of resources, including handouts, templates, and other tools to help you apply what you learn to your own business. All of our webinars are completely free and can be accessed from anywhere with an internet connection. Whether you are at home, at work, or on the go, you can participate in our webinars on your computer, tablet, or mobile device.

We are confident that our entrepreneurship webinar series will provide you with the knowledge and inspiration you need to take your business to the next level. We hope you will join us for this exciting opportunity to learn from some of the most successful entrepreneurs and business leaders in the world.

Upcoming webinars

March 6, 2024 - Navigating the Valley of Death: Survival & Growth Strategies for Startups

Embarking on the entrepreneurial journey is far from a linear path. It is a challenging pursuit where entrepreneurs often encounter the formidable obstacle known as the "valley of death." This critical phase occurs between initial funding and generating sustainable revenues, during which startups grapple with attracting investors, building a customer base, and refining their product. It is a make-or-break period that demands meticulous planning, strategic decision-making, and unwavering perseverance.

Fortunately, our esteemed panel of entrepreneurs has triumphed over these hurdles and now leads thriving ventures. Join us as they share their invaluable insights, drawing from their diverse experiences of both successes and failures. Gain a comprehensive understanding of what it truly takes to initiate and cultivate a successful business, as they reveal the secrets to overcoming the challenges of the 'valley of death.' This webinar promises to equip you with the knowledge and inspiration needed to navigate the unpredictable entrepreneurial landscape and flourish in your own ventures. Panelists to be announced.

Date: March 6, 2024 @ 11:30 am CT

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March 21, 2024 - Its All About Money

Establishing robust financial strategies is a fundamental pillar for the success of any early-stage startup. These strategies serve as a compass, steering the business towards financial stability and long-term growth. Without a solid financial roadmap, startups may encounter challenges in securing funding, attracting investors, or even sustaining their operations.

Join us in this webinar as we delve into the critical importance of developing and implementing effective financial strategies right from the outset of your startup journey. Discover the key steps to crafting a comprehensive financial plan that aligns with your business goals and drives sustainable growth. Learn invaluable techniques for setting ambitious financial targets and gaining the tools to meet them.

Date: March 21, 2024 @ 11:30 am CT

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April 3, 2024 - Elevate & Innovate: Unpacking Retail Wisdom with David Segal, Founder of DAVIDsTEA and Mad Radish

Join us for an exciting Fireside chat with David Segal Founder of DAVIDsTEA and Mad Radish | Retail Visionary and Branding Expert as we dive into the captivating journey of a true retail visionary and branding expert. David's story is one of relentless passion, innovation, and unwavering dedication to his craft. From humble beginnings to building two iconic brands, David's entrepreneurial spirit has led him on an extraordinary path. The conversation with the elite innovator will uncover the secrets behind his unparalleled success in the retail world, learning from the challenges he faced and the triumphs he celebrated.

This event is sponsored by The Associates & Young Associates.

Date: April 3, 2024 @ 11:30 am CT

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May 8, 2024 - Funding Opportunities for Entrepreneurs

Funding is critical for entrepreneurs as it provides the necessary resources to bring their ideas to life. Without funding, entrepreneurs may struggle to cover initial costs such as research and development, manufacturing, or marketing. Additionally, funding can help entrepreneurs scale their businesses and reach a wider audience. Pocketed is a platform that provides funding opportunities for entrepreneurs and helps them access grants from various programs. Join us to learn about how they can support your startup.

Date: May 8, 2024 @ 11:30 am CT

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Lindsay Friesen
Marketing Coordinator
Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship
Room 212 Drake Centre
181 Freedman Crescent
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada