Entrepreneurship Events

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

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

NEW! The Art of Delivering a Powerful Pitch

Online / Remote , Canada

Designed for entrepreneurs and freelancers, this dynamic workshop focuses on honing your pitching skills. Through interactive activities and hands-on exercises, participants will learn how to craft an elevator pitch that is clear and compelling.

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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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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.

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Registering Your Business (Online Workshop)

Online / Remote , Canada

Wondering how to register a business in Quebec? We will show you step-by-step how to register your business with the Quebec government, providing a legal framework to help you through the process. You will also learn about the benefits of registering your startup, and the different legal structures so you can decide which one is right for your business.  

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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.

Learn@Lunch: Mythbusting Government Procurement

Online / Remote , Canada

The purpose of this free Learn@Lunch info session is to explain the roles and services offered by Procurement Assistance Canada, to understand the buying process, including knowing if the Government of Canada buys your goods or services, how to build networks and promote your business. We will also address how to find opportunities and finally, how to register as a supplier in the Supplier’s databases.

NEW! Beyond Basics: Elevate Your Etsy Game

Online / Remote , Canada

Discover insider tips and tricks to optimize your shop for maximum visibility and skyrocket your sales. Whether you're a seasoned seller or just starting, this workshop will equip you with the essential skills to navigate the Etsy marketplace and stand out from the crowd. Don't miss this golden opportunity to transform your Etsy shop into a thriving business!

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NEW! Maximize Your Revenue Potential (Hybrid Workshop)

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

Immerse yourself in an exclusive workshop tailored for entrepreneurs and small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) seeking to expand their revenue horizons. Once inside, you’ll gain in-depth insights into 26 different revenue models, arming yourself with strategic knowledge to strengthen the financial foundations of your business.