Canada Summer Jobs 2016 - Information Session Wed February 10 - Hire a Student this Summer!
The constituency office of MP Pam Goldsmith-Jones is hosting an information seminar in collaboration with Service Canada about Canada Summer Jobs 2016 - on filing applications and the process for choosing successful applicants.
Wednesday February 10, 4 pm – 6 pm
Welsh Hall, West Vancouver Memorial Library
Canada Summer Jobs is a unique funding initiative of the Summer Work Experience program. It provides funding for not-for-profit organizations, public sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create summer job opportunities for students between the ages of 15 and 30.
The Program is taking applications until February 26, 2016 More information at: http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/cgi-bin/search/eforms/index.cgi?app=prfl&frm=emp5396a&ln=eng
Rock My Business Plan for young Entrepreneurs
If you're aged 18 – 39, and serious about getting your start-up business off the ground or taking it to the next level, you need to be here.This is a 3-week business plan workshop hosted by Futurpreneur Canada, designed to help entrepreneurs create a business plan in record time.
The 3Ms of a business plan will be covered: Mindset, Market, and Money. Expect networking, strategic planning time, and pointers on how to elevate your business right from the start.
This session is for you if you:
No charge, for those considering a Futurpreneur Canada program*. (And you "Registered as an Entrepreneur")
- Are 18 -39 years old -
- Have a strong business idea to flesh out OR recently launched
- Are looking for a strategy and road-map on next steps for your business
- Want an opportunity for one-on-one tailored business coaching as you launch
- Are looking for some money to get started and 2 years of mentorship after you launch
Next session: Wednesdays February 10 to 24 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Futurpreneur Canada BC office.
Congratulations to West Van Chamber Members Award Finalists!
North Construction Ltd. - Finalist, Best Employer, for 13th Annual Small Business BC Awards, hosted by Small Business BC. Awards Ceremony takes place February 25th at the Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotels.
Finalists for the Georgie Awards®*:
Eurohouse Construction, Finalist for: Custom Home valued over $3,000,000; Best Single Family Kitchen over $100,000; Best Master Suite New or Renovation; Best Any Room New or Renovation; Best Interior Design Custom Residence - New or Renovation
Shakespeare Homes & Renovations Inc & Associate Company Sensitive Design Inc. Finalist for: Best Residential Renovation $300,000 - $499,999; Best Residential Renovation $500,000 - $799,999; Best Kitchen Renovation under $100,000; Grand Georgie Awards®: Residential Renovator of the Year
The 24th Awards Gala will be held on Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver.
*a provincial housing excellence awards program for residential construction projects built, renovated, developed, created and marketed from throughout the province: Awards owned and produced by the Canadian Home Builders' Association of British Columbia