Weekly E-News – February 8, 2023

Feb 8, 2023 | News, Weekly E-News

Chamber and Member News
  • Member Highlights
  • Small Office/Home Office Business After Hours Trade Show – Feb 16th
  • Trade Accelerator Program (TAP): Expand Your Business Internationally – Northern Cohort Starts February 24th
  • Chamber Perks App 
  • Having Trouble Hiring Skilled Workers?  Check out North Bay & Area RNIP Program
  • Free Rapid Tests for Your Business
  • North Bay Regional Health Centre Foundation Will Power Free Webinar

Business Supports and Funding Programs

  • Grow Your Business Online Grant (CDAP)
  • Digital Main Street at The Business Centre
  • Business Technology Improvement Fund (BTIF)
  • North Bay Works – HR Support Program
  • iiON Funding Programs
  • Government of Canada Business Benefits Finder
  • Ontario Government Funding Opportunities
  • Federal Government Overview of Services for Small Business

Advocacy and Policy

  • Broken Links Report from Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Events and Webinars

  • 60e Carnaval du 4 au 11 février
  • Retail Council of Canada Retail CyberSecure Series – First session on Feb 8th
  • iiON Webinar Series on Intellectual Property – Next Session Feb 14th
  • Workplace Safety & Prevention Services Mental Health in the Workplace  – Feb 15th
  • Timmins Chamber – Leading Change in Your Workplace  Feb 23rd
  • North Bay Home & Garden Expo – Feb 24th to Feb 26th
  • Ontario Chamber of Commerce Events/Webinars
  • Digital Main Street – TikTok for Small Business Webinar – March 1st
  • The Business Centre International Women’s Day Presentations – March 8th

Chamber Member Benefits

  • Advertising Opportunities at The Chamber – Include NBDCC in Your Marketing Strategy!
  • Chambers Plan – Canada’s #1 Plan! Connect with Jake Lacourse
  • Kennedy Insurance & Economical $5K Giveaway – Don’t Miss Your Chance to WIN!
  • Elavon Payment Processing
  • Freightcom Chamber Shipping Program
  • Meridian Credit Union
  • Grand & Toy
  • Purolator
  • Esso fleet plan
  • GetTrainedWorkers.com
  • North Bay Nugget Offer to Chamber Members Only!

Information of Interest

  • The Labour Market Group LabourFocus and Monthly Jobs Report
  • Canadian Small Business Cyber Security Survival Guide
  • Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development January Newsletter
  • Le centre de formation du Nipissing est à la recherche d’une direction générale
  • Diversity Institute Survey on Employment and Skills
  • The 50-30 Challenge What Works Toolkit
  • 8 Types of Waste: How to Identify Them in your Business
  • Do you know the difference? Malware vs. Ransomware vs. APTs
  • Plan for the Ban: New Year, New Canadian Plastics Regulation Update