*NEW* Tapping Into International Markets in a Growing Digital Economy *online workshop*

Tuesday, September 22 // 12:30-2:00 PM

Price: FREE

Free Online Event.

Join us each month as we tackle burning issues facing small businesses in the post-COVID world. Brought to you by the ELLEvate Women Entrepreneurs initiative, these online sessions will break down pressing topics such as generating diverse revenue streams, the nuances of employment law and more! Learn and discuss with other local business owners as community experts present new perspectives and resources to help you move forward.

This digital meetup will cover the importance of going global and how COVID-19 has amplified this. Topics that will be discussed will include:

-Free-trade agreements – Canada is a great country to run a business and access opportunities around the world
-Where to get support in your research to go global – government and corporate options
-Packaging guidelines to help your business
-How to improve your e-commerce success – more important than ever due to COVID-19
-How to generate sales in your supply chain
-UPS e-fulfillment solution dedicated to small business – addresses labour and shutdown impacts driven from COVID-19
-UPS offers and where to get more information and support

About the speaker:

Paul Gaspar (Director of Small Business, UPS® Canada)

Paul Gaspar
was appointed director of small business for UPS Canada in 2011. He is responsible for educating and informing small businesses about the customized services, technologies and innovations available to them at UPS. He works with a team of small business ambassadors to educate the small business eco-system on how to better leverage UPS tools to help them grow and expand both domestically and internationally.

Paul’s 29-year career with UPS began in 1991 in operations. Through several roles and responsibilities Paul’s appetite for working with small businesses and educating them on the opportunities available in other markets grew. He soon realized that through his growing network of entrepreneurs, and the focused learnings of SME global supply chains, that he had a wealth of knowledge he can share to improve the success rate of businesses looking to scale and go global.

Paul has a degree in Economics from York University.

Available as an online, live streaming webinar. Pre-registration is required. Limited spaces available.

Once you have registered, you will be receiving an email with instructions on how logon a few hours prior to the starting time of the workshop.