Feb 06

Homestead Coworking

Homestead is a coworking space in downtown Edmonton ( #202 10526 Jasper Avenue)  where independent professionals & entrepreneurs come together in community. Homestead is home to a growing community of businesses (both young and old) full of energy and passion. Everyone is here for a purpose, to build and grow their business in the midst… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 and is filed under Latest News, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects.


Oct 04

2016 Smart Connections – Entrepreneurship in Canada

The second event of this year’s Smart Connections program was hosted by ERIEC last Friday September 30th at the Matrix Hotel in Edmonton.  With its mandate to connect international professionals to business, ERIEC has designed this session to help educate internationally trained professionals explore opportunities in opening a small business in Canada. Here are some… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Smart Connections.


Sep 22

It’s not too late to REGISTER!

You may not have considered running own business as a career. However, the Smart Connections event hosted by ERIEC on September 30th will give you the opportunity to explore this avenue. You will have the chance to meet with representatives of Businesslink, Futurpreneur and Alberta Women Entrepreneurs, and with successful owners and experts in Management, Engineering and… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Sep 09

Introducing experts: Smart Connections September 30, 2016  

Today we would like to introduce the organizations who have confirmed participation in our upcoming Smart Connections event on September 30, 2016 and who will be hosting a round table discussion. Attendees will have the chance to meet with their representatives and discuss the following topics: TOPIC ORGANIZATION  Regulations, Licensing and Permits Business Link Financial Opportunities and… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, September 9th, 2016 and is filed under Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Sep 01

Is it time to Start Your Own Business?

Government of Alberta Labour – Workforce Initiatives Are you considering your career options? Is it time to start your own business? Check out the Self-Employment Training at Microbusiness Training Centre. It’s a training program designed to help Albertans get into business quickly. If you qualify, you could be eligible for FREE Government funding or Learner Income Support while you are taking… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, September 1st, 2016 and is filed under Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Aug 04

Smart Connections: Entrepreneurship in Canada

Smart Connections for Internationally Educated Professionals This is a fantastic learning and networking event hosted by ERIEC at no charge and is open to professional immigrants interested in entrepreneurship! Smart Connections aims to help Internationally Educated Professionals in creating sustainable career paths, whether within or outside their field of expertise. If you are considering starting your own business in Canada, this 3 hour… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, August 4th, 2016 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Jul 13

Capital Ideas, Edmonton

Business owners helping business owners! Capital Ideas fosters the exchange of experience among Edmonton entrepreneurs. They aim to create a marketplace of ideas for seekers and for sharers of business expertise. If you are new to Edmonton and Canada and are planning to start or improve your business you may consider registering as a member…. Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 and is filed under Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Aug 28

Are you an Immigrant Entrepreneur with a business idea and looking at how to start a new business?

The Immigrant Entrepreneurship Training program might be what you need! This is a twelve weeks program supported by Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers (EMCN) and Wildman Institute. Wildman Institute is a non- profit, small business support facility in Edmonton which offers entrepreneurial training programs for a variety of client groups such as immigrant entrepreneurs. They… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects.