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Online Training Tools & Resources

Want to enhance your business knowledge but can’t take time away to attend daytime workshops? We’ve made learning convenient and easy with online training tools. Same great information but now accessible any time of day, wherever you are.

GoForth Institute

If you're looking to bolster your understanding of how to start, run or grow a successful and profitable business, learn GoForth Institute's 100 Essential Small Business SkillsTM in only 10 hours conveniently delivered to your computer through streaming video and an optional 400+ page resource curriculum book.

Each of the thirty 20 minute video lessons is delivered by an expert in their field of business - marketing, law, accounting, finance, human resources, strategy, marketing research, operations and government compliance. Learn vital skills such as:

  • How to find new markets and more customers
  • How to run a more profitable company
  • How to develop a winning marketing and social media strategy
  • How to prepare your financial records
  • + 96 more skills.

Learn more at the GoForth Insititute Website

Small Business E-Books

Read about common business management issues and solutions by downloading these informative e-Books. Each e-Book provides tips, tools and strategies to help you improve your operations. E-Book titles:

Best Practices and Strategies for Small Business Success

Strategies and Tools for Delivering Great Customer Service

Managing Your Greatest Asset: HR Principles for Small Business

The Small Business Leader: Leadership Strategies for Entrepreneurs

Making Your Business Stand Out: Small Business Marketing Strategies that Really Work

Sales Tips and Strategies to Increase Your Sales Success

An Introduction to Social Media

Starting a Business 101

Succession Planning 101

Crowdfunding an Introduction

Selling Your Business

If you’re thinking about selling your business, prepare for this process by creating a Succession Plan.   Succession Planning will ensure that your goals and financial objectives guide the negotiation process.

Saskatchewan Labour Standards

The Labour Standards Division offers podcasts of six 50-minute webinars. Topics include: overtime, public holiday pay, annual holiday pay, discharges and lay-offs, special provisions (minimum wage rules and commonly asked questions), and pay, deductions and records.

SK Labour Standards Videos Link: http://www.saskatchewan.ca/business/employment-standards/employment-standards-training