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Level Up Series: Metrics That Matter
August 11 | 1PM | Free Webinar
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Discover the 3 most important metrics in today’s social and digital landscape and which you should focus on to elevate your small business. Don’t miss out on this free webinar from @BusinessLinkAB and Social School on August 11: https://zurl.co/l2vD

Building Your Marketing Plan: Part 1
August 17 | 11AM |Free 4-Part Webinar Series
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Easily overwhelmed at the thought of marketing your business? This series is for you! Join @BusinessLinkAB for Part 1 of a free series with SASS Marketing. Learn how to connect with your ideal client, tell your story, and create a marketing plan: https://zurl.co/0CF2

Learn About Fulfillment by Amazon and Advertising
August 24 | 1PM | Free Webinar
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Join @BusinessLinkAB for the final session in the Amazon small business webinar series! Learn about fulfillment, advertising, and how to grow your business and increase your sales on Amazon’s eCommerce platform. Register for free before it fills up: https://zurl.co/jQ2G

Level Up Series: Social Selling
August 25 | 1PM | Free Webinar
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Learn how to retarget social media visitors to your eCommerce site and convert them into paying customers. Our friends at @BusinessLinkAB are hosting a free webinar on August 25 all about social selling. Register today: https://zurl.co/GB6p

Building Your Marketing Plan: Part 2
August 31 | 11AM | Free 4-Part Webinar Series
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If you get easily overwhelmed at the thought of marketing your business, this series is for you! Join @BusinessLinkAB on August 31 and learn how to communicate with your ideal client, tell your story, and create a marketing plan: https://zurl.co/tTCu

Targeted Recovery Programs

Tourism and Hospitality Recovery Program https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2021/10/targeting-covid-19-support-measures.html

  • Provides support through the wage and rent subsidy programs, to hotels, tour operators, travel agencies, restaurants, and others.
  • Subsidy rate of up to 75% from October 24, 2021 – March 12, 2022.
  • Subsidy reduced by half from March 13 – May 7, 2022
  • Eligible organizations must meet 2 conditions:
    1. Average monthly revenue reduction of at least 40% over the first 13 qualifying periods for CEWS (12-month revenue decline)
    2. Current month revenue loss of at least 40%
  • Qualifying period is March 2020 – February 2021.
  • Program runs from October 24, 2021 – May 7, 2022.
 Volunteer Board of Directors Opportunity

Volunteer Board of Directors Opportunity

Community Futures Centre West knows that community matters as much as success.

VOLUNTEER BOARD OF DIRECTORS OPPORTUNITY
We are recruiting forward-thinking, value-oriented board members with a passion for leadership, community development, and entrepreneurship. Our professional board development program will keep you challenged, stimulate creativity and build leadership capabilities.

Training for Your Board of Directors

Community Futures is your Board Training Partner

Board Members are dedicated, hardworking volunteers. They are highly skilled in a variety of areas of governance. Regardless of their experience with boards, operations and financial management, Board Training will ensure that they continue to be effective in their governance roles.

Make your board be the best it can be with with Community Futures Leadership Institute Board training for Community and Not-For-Profit Organizations.

Want to see your success story here?

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3209, 101 Sunset Drive
Cochrane, AB  T4C 0W7
P: 403-389-8272
E: infocfcwest@albertacf.com
  

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Communities Served

Airdrie, Balzac, Banff, Bearspaw, Bottrel, Bragg Creek, Canmore, Cochrane, Crossfield, Dead Mans Flats, Elbow Valley, Exshaw, Ghost Lake, Harvie Heights, Madden, MD of Big Horn, Morley, Redwood Meadows, Seebe, Springbank, Rocky View County, Kananaskis Improvement District, Improvement District 9 (Lake Louise and surrounding area)