Business Planning Workshop

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Our three-day business planning workshop gives you the tools to prepare your business plan and offers valuable information to help you start and grow your business.

Applicable Audience

Entrepreneurs in the start-up phase as well as new business owners.


You will learn how to start and operate a small business in Manitoba, including:

  • Register or incorporate your business
  • Identify the legal requirements of a small business for licences, permits, other regulations
  • Develop a marketing strategy to attract customers and keep them
  • Develop a business plan that will meet lender/investor expectations
  • Access loans, grants and subsidies to finance your business 
  • Send in GST and PST collections, payroll remittances and income taxes
  • Do your monthly accounting, including an introduction to financial statements
  • Deduct business expenses for tax purposes

Additional information

Workshop attendance may be a requirement for the Business Start Loan Guarantee Program, Young Entrepreneur Program and Rural Entrepreneur Assistance Program.

Registration fee

$95 (plus GST)

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*Registration open to Manitoba residents only.