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We offer a variety of employment, entrepreneurship and artist focused workshops and events that will help you become market ready and grow your business or career.

Workshops are facilitated by professional employment counsellors, business coaches and subject specialists. Find out what you can learn at YES and sign up for an event!

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NEW! From Overwhelm to Clarity: Gaining Productivity and Getting Stuff Done!

Online / Remote , Canada

In this interactive session, you’ll learn how to prioritize, break down daunting objectives into manageable tasks, maintain focus and stay on-track throughout your job search journey. This session will help you to gain clarity, create a roadmap to achieve your goals, and empower you to turn things around by creating and implementing effective action plans. 

Sign Here: Avoiding Legal Pitfalls of Commercial Leases

Online / Remote , Canada

Whether you're a startup, expanding, or renewing your lease, our expert will skillfully guide you through the intricacies of lease agreements, helping you make informed decisions that align with your business goals. We’ll go over the process involved in procuring an agreement that not only suits your business but safeguards the interests of both parties.

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NEW! 9 Action Steps to Building a Successful Business (Hybrid Workshop)

YES Employment + Entrepreneurship 666 Sherbrooke Street West 7th Floor, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Join us for an interactive workshop that will help you answer all the tough questions about how you can jump-start your business the right way. Save both time and your precious budget by strategically planning and building your blueprint for success.

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NEW! Fuel Your Job Search: Increase Your Motivation for Success!

Online / Remote , Canada

In this session, you’ll learn how to craft effective strategies, employ motivational techniques and create a personalized, tailored action plan. Utilizing self-evaluation activities, you’ll define and clarify your goals and objectives, breaking free from the trap of decision-making paralysis.

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ELLEvating Women Entrepreneurs (Workshop)

Online / Remote , Canada

Are you ready to join a supportive and inspiring community of women who will empower and ELLEvate you throughout your entrepreneurial journey? We’re thrilled to offer you the space to connect with like-minded women and explore the valuable resources and tools we provide specifically for women in business.

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Legal Information Clinic for Entrepreneurs

YES Employment + Entrepreneurship 666 Sherbrooke Street West 7th Floor, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Are legal information questions keeping you up at night? Take advantage of our free, weekly legal information clinics for entrepreneurs. The last thing you will want to encounter is legal issues, so it makes sense to understand your legal risks and options. Our Legal Information Officer is available to provide information and answer questions related to business issues such as business structures, contract law, taxation, and intellectual property.

NEW! Business Skills for Creative Souls Artists’ Conference: Strategies for Thriving as an Artist

Unitarian Church of Montréal 5035 Boul. de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Join a vibrant community of visionaries, as we explore the keys to unlocking your full artistic potential. Dive into dynamic sessions on cultivating creativity, overcoming challenges, and mastering the business of art. Connect with seasoned professionals, gain insights into navigating the evolving art landscape, and leave inspired to not only create but to thrive as an artist. This conference is your roadmap to artistic success and fulfillment. Don't miss your chance to gain strategies for thriving as an artist - reserve your spot now!

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NEW! Set Yourself Apart: Tactics and Tips For CVs and LinkedIn

Online / Remote , Canada

Discover how to craft, customize, and optimize your CV and LinkedIn profile to effectively showcase your skills, achievements, and experiences. We’ll provide you with strategies to enhance networking and engagement on LinkedIn, empowering you to make the most of these powerful tools.

NEW! Branding, Product Positioning and Campaign Development

Online / Remote , Canada

Uncover the branding strategies of Colm Bannon whose experience in well-known gaming companies such as SEGA, PlayStation, and Compulsion Games make them an expert in branding, product positioning & campaign development.  Join this exclusive workshop to glean useful tips and information from their efforts in elevating iconic brands and crafting award-winning campaigns. 

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NEW! Where the Jobs Are: Unlocking Strategies for Getting Hired!

Online / Remote , Canada

Learn to create a strategic action plan so you can build and expand your network and meet new people, conduct informational interviews and successfully start and build professional relationships. If you want to move beyond the limitations of job postings and increase your chances of accessing unadvertised jobs and insider information about potential opportunities, networking is a crucial skill for any job seeker or career shifter.