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We host many different events throughout the month! The calendar below features events from organizations involved in the ONE Network Partners in Peel, including RIC Centre and the innovation community in Ontario.

Looking for more? Check out our blog for updates on other programs, events and opportunities from the Innovation and Entrepreneurship community in the Greater Toronto Area.

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A Guide to Business Blogging

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

In this webinar, learn how to set up and start blogging for your business.

Are you thinking about starting a blog for your business? Or, looking for ways to improve your current blogging strategy?

Blogging is proven to be successful for business owners, professionals, not-for-profits, and social enterprises. As part of a digital marketing strategy, blogs can generate online leads, be a resource for customers, and drive traffic to a website.

During this webinar, you will learn the secrets of blogging success, including

  • How to create a simple and effective plan that saves you time and gets results.
  • What you need to know about measuring success
  • Essential Sections / Structure of the Blog
  • Call-to-Action examples
  • Tools and tips to help edit your blog – grammar, spelling, clarity & more.
  • Types of media and the importance of a featured image
  • Tools and tips for designing visuals
  • How to optimize your post for SEO and user-experience
  • Tips on how to promote your blog including backlinks & social media
  • Ideas for methods of free and paid promotion.

Location – Online (Webex) 

Registration –

Pre-registration is required.  Webex login instructions and link will be provided by email prior to this event.  Contact the MBEC events team if you have any questions – mbec.events@mississauga.ca / 905-615-4460

Presented by Laura Dunkley, Digital Marketing Consultant, Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre.

Laura has spent over 20 years as an entrepreneur. After selling her retail business in 2008, Laura worked as an independent communications consultant before joining the team at MBEC in 2017. Offering her extensive knowledge and expertise in the area of social media, digital marketing, and public relations, Laura has helped numerous entrepreneurs and small business owners develop communication strategies.

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Event Organizer

Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC), Economic Development, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Division, City of Mississauga, is your central source for small business information, resources and guidance.  mississauga.ca/mbec  905-615-4460 mbec.events@mississauga.ca @MississaugaEDO – Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook  | Instagram

RIC Centre Blog

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Check out our blog to stay updated on the latest news from us, our startups, and our community!

Startup Toolkit- Self Guided Courses

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Ideal: All entrepreneurs

Online courses to fit your needs so you can grow your company—fast. Self guided courses on Pitching to Investors, Introduction to Investment Readiness, Entrepreneurship 101, Introduction to Market Sizing, Introduction to Valuation, and B2B Sales for Founders.

MVP to Market

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Ideal: Entrepreneurs working on business model development and marketing strategy.

Applications for our MVP to Market fall cohort are now open. This 3 month program will is a mix of webinars, expert-led workshops, self-directed business activities, and peer networking to help you reach your next milestone.