Business Cohort For Women Leadership

    Date: Every Saturday for 5 weeks starting on October 17 Time: 9am to 4pm (1hr lunch; lunch not provided) Venue: BBI Boardroom – 1660 Hollis street, Halifax Instructor – Ashanti Leadership and Professional Development Service Price: Free Value: $2,040.00   This program is designed to empower and further develop self – awareness in women of colour. Women will learn…

Foundation of Financial Management

Foundation of Financial Management     Date: Every Tuesday for 10 weeks starting on October 27 Time: 5pm to 9pm Venue: AWENS – 3090 Barrington street, Halifax Instructor – Rock Sound Consulting   Price: Free Value: $500.00     Dollars & “Sense”   Are you tired of wondering where your profits have gone? Is your business positioned to optimize profits? This 40…

BBI Job Posting

Vacancy: Training Associate   The Black Business Initiative (BBI) is a province-wide business development organization working to foster “A dynamic and vibrant Black presence within the Nova Scotia business community.” Applications are now being accepted for the following position:   Position Title: Training Associate Location: Suite 1201, 1660 Hollis Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia Closing Date: …

Leadership Training Course

    Seeking expressions of interest for Leadership Development Training opportunity Limited spots available (12) Anticipated start date January 2016 (subject to funding approval) Must be an owner or senior director of a black owned business (33% ownership) Business must be operating for at least a year and located in Nova Scotia Business has at…

Learn WordPress

Are you interested in learning how to create your own website using WordPress? Do you have a WordPress website but would like to learn more about how to manage your site? We are offering a Website for Beginners class starting on Wednesday Evenings, 5:00pm – 8:30pm, Sept 30 – Dec 16, 2015.  This course covers everything…

Upcoming Workshop – Marketing

  Marketing This 40 hour course will cover the tools and essentials skills or marketing a small business. Topics to be covered: • Market Research • Market Analysis and determining your target markets • Pricing strategy • Product Management • Sales and distribution channels • Promotion of retention, referral and new customers acquisition campaigns •…