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March 2021

FUSION 2021

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the WE-CAN community for an inspiring showcase spotlighting racially diverse women entrepreneurs in the greater Kingston region.Join the WE-CAN community as we come together for FUSION 2021, an inspiring showcase spotlighting racially diverse women entrepreneurs in the greater Kingston region. The event will be co-hosted by Elizabeth Hesp, owner of Elizabeth Hesp Coaching & Consulting, and Aileen Edwards, owner of AME Consulting.Elizabeth and Aileen are both coaches in the WE-CAN Project's current FUSION Coaching Program for Women Entrepreneurs. Spoken…

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Standing Out: Making Room for Neurodiversity in Entrepreneurship

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn more about entrepreneurship as a pathway for the Neurodiverse population highlighting opportunities for local women entrepreneurs. Join the WE-CAN community of women entrepreneurs for an informative 90-minute workshop with inclusion champion Wanda Deschamps, Founder and Principal of Liberty Co on how we can increase and better appreciate the Neurodiverse women's entrepreneurship ecosystem. Did you know that the vast majority of the world's disability population of 1.3 billion is either unemployed or unemployed? As a part of this expansive group,…

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WE-CAN Virtual Cafe for Women Entrepreneurs

March 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join members of the WE-CAN community of women entrepreneurs as we come together to collaborate and engage in a small-group virtual setting. Welcome to our most collaborative WE-CAN Virtual Cafe for Women Entrepreneurs to date! The WE-CAN Virtual Cafe is an online discussion group event designed to share thoughts, ideas, tools and solutions as we build a positive community of women entrepreneurs in the greater Kingston region and beyond.Join us for our next session on Thursday, March 18th at 10…

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The Power of Email Marketing: Small Business Strategies for Success

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join the WE-CAN community of women entrepreneurs to learn how to create and grow an email strategy that builds stronger client connections. Does your business have an eNewsletter? In the past year, small businesses have been required to shift their focus to developing ecommerce-first strategies. As a result, entrepreneurs are recognizing the need to develop and maintain an updated contact list of clients and customers for use in email marketing.In this 90-minute workshop, digital media specialist Jennifer Baker of Jennifer…

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April 2021

SEO 101 for Women Entrepreneurs

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Gather with other women entrepreneurs to learn how to use Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to improve your web site's ranking on Google.How can you get your business to appear higher in the search rankings when people are browsing Google? Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a strategy each business owner needs to consider for her website. Join us for a 90-minute workshop with Catherine Colasimone of The Small Social Company to learn more about the basics of SEO. In this workshop,…

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May 2021

The Uninvited Client: Managing Your Business Through Grief + Loss

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join other women entrepreneurs to learn how to move forward in your business while dealing with the grief and loss of the global pandemic. Loss has become an unexpected client for many business owners since the pandemic began. Many entrepreneurs have dealt with the death or illness of colleagues and loved ones, loss of business revenues and the constant pressure of fear and uncertainty. Entrepreneurs are often unaccustomed to asking for help. Many are used to playing the role of…

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Grant Writing 101 for Women Entrepreneurs

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join other women entrepreneurs to boost your grant writing success with valuable insights from Nancy Churchman, PhD at Queen's University.Have you struggled with grant writing in the past? Or don't even know where to begin when faced with a grant proposal?Join the WE-CAN community of women entrepreneurs as we learn from grant writing specialist Nancy Churchman, PhD.In this 1-hour session, Nancy will share seven keys to grant funding success, developed over her 15 years of experience in preparing successful grant…

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