Thurs. February 23 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Learning Series - Capital Project Success: Stories from Ottawa Art Gallery and First Ontario Performing Arts Centre

Webinar presentation by Artsbuild Ontario.

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Tues. February 28 | 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Volunteer Management Training for the Culture Community - Shake it Up

Join Alicks Girowski (Hot Docs) and Stephanie Draker (WorkInCulture)
as they talk about volunteer management and best practises, and inclusion in the creative workplace. Sign up for this FREE training event!

Location: Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

This Event is SOLD OUT



Thurs. March 2 | 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Biz Smarts Webinar - Beginning a Creative Entrepreneurship with Snjezana Pruginic-Delgado

Are you interested in turning your art into a business? This workshop will give you a reflective understanding of the creative entrepreneur mindset, and tangible tools in beginning your business journey.

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Thurs. March 9 | 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Biz Smarts Webinar - Make Your Money Work for You (Managing Finances) with Patrick Tomlinson

You’ll learn an easy way to build Excel spreadsheets. This webinar will also cover some methods to help self-employed and freelance creatives with tracking and managing their financial resources.

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Thurs. March 16 | 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Biz Smarts Webinar - Building Your Brand (Marketing Strategies) with Jason Maghanoy

Need some guidance with developing a successful content and marketing strategy? This webinar will get you thinking about best practices to help position your arts organization or creative practice in today’s radically changing engagement economy.

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Thurs. March 23 | 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Biz Smarts Webinar - E-Commerce for Creatives with Kirsty Stevenson

The digital world presents unparalled opportunities for creative to show their talents. This webinar will provide artists and creative entrepreneurs with tips on how to create buzz online, increase sales and event registrations.

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Wed. March 29 | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Learning Series - Space Management 101: Keys to Success

Webinar presentation by Artsbuild Ontario.

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Thurs. March 30 | 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Biz Smarts Webinar - Preparing for Your Taxes with Ellen Schraa

“Have you done your taxes?” can be a panic inducing question for creative entrepreneurs. Do not fear, this webinar will explore how various income sources are reported, and review tax deductions and credits available to “artists” as defined by Canada Revenue Agency.

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Fri. May 12 | 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Creative Works Conference 

Our day-long multi-disciplinary conference with Humber College’s Business School and School of Creative & Performing Arts, exploring new frontiers in the creative community and the trends that will shape the future of the cultural sector.

Early Bird Registration to Creative Works 17 is now open until March 1.

Location: Humber College – Lakeshore Campus

Register here