Upcoming Business Events
Service Excellence Training - Ongoing
Free one hour online training that will provide the fundamentals of customer service for frontline and other first impression staff.
Free Consumer Insight Research - Ongoing
Are you a tourism business that wants to better understand who your consumers are? Through the collection of postal codes, you can access Consumer Profiles including Average Income, Occupation, Social Values, Locations, Media Consumption, Activities of Interest and more!
Free Academic Upgrading - Mondays to
Thursdays in June
Georgian College offers free adult upgrading classes in math, communications,
computer applications, and self-management. Class schedules are flexible, and
students can work towards GED achievement, employment preparation, or college
and apprenticeship programs.
Tech Help! - May 29 | June 5 | June 12 |
June 19 | June 26
Do you have questions about your computer or electronic devices? For simple
troubleshooting, register for a FREE one-on-one, 45-minute session with a media
mentor at the Wasaga Beach Public Library. Website
Tech Information Class - May 31 | June 7 | June
14 | June 21 | June 28
Register for pre-set information classes at the Wasaga Beach Public Library on how to develop your technical skill set. Need more experience and growth? These sessions will assist with basic application and demonstrate familiarity with devices, social media, Microsoft programs and many more.
Employer Breakfast - Hiring Global Talent - May 23
The County of Simcoe Local Immigration Partnership is hosting an employer breakfast which will provide employers with opportunities to lean about federal immigration programs, as well as strategies to support and retain a diverse workforce.
Official Launch - Tourism Destination Management Plan - May 28
The Town of Wasaga Beach is moving forward with the creation of a Tourism Destination Management Plan. The plan will guide future tourism development in a cohesive and strategic manner, and align efforts with other local, county, and provincial initiatives over the next three to five years. Ultimately, the goal is to increase the number of visitors to Wasaga Beach, have them stay longer and contribute more to the local economy.
Join Brain Trust Marketing and Communications for the official launch on May 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the RecPlex in Wasaga Beach (1724 Mosley St.)
Social Enterprise Meet-Up - May 31
Want to dive deeper into the topic of social enterprise? Want to explore, alongside others in the region, how social enterprise could be a model for your next social venture? SENCO, an initiative of Georgian College's Centre for Changemaking and Social Innovation, has created the Social Enterprise Meet-Up, a monthly session exploring topics in social enterprise.
Findings and Observations - Tourism Destination Management Plan - June 14
The Town of Wasaga Beach is moving forward with the creation of a Tourism Destination Management Plan. The plan will guide future tourism development in a cohesive and strategic manner, and align efforts with other local, county, and provincial initiatives over the next three to five years. Ultimately, the goal is to increase the number of visitors to Wasaga Beach, have them stay longer and contribute more to the local economy. BrainTrust Marketing and Communications will be providing an overview of the work done to date as well as their findings and observations.
Free Ontario By Bike Cycle Tourism Webinar - June 14
Ontario By Bike will be hosting a free, 1 hour webinar for local businesses to learn more about the growing cycle tourism sector, new developments regionally and provincially, as well as specific tactics on how to develop cycle tourism in your community and at your business. Geared towards existing certified tourism businesses and those interested in become certified for free, as well as interested community and tourism stakeholders.
Help To Go Back - June 19
Thinking of training for a new career, but not sure where to start? We can help! Get Help To Go Back with one-on-one support from friendly Georgian staff. Learn about full-time and part-time courses and get answers to your questions.
How To Leverage Digital Marketing For Your Retail Location - June 20
This event is all about how to make the most out of people searching for your retail location in today's digital marketing landscape. If you have a bricks-and-mortar retail location with customers that search online for your products or services, you should attend this event!