Small Made Simple: Small business seminar

Our online sessions will lead you on a journey to start and grow your small business from the ground up – whatever the world throws at you. Canadian small businesses have faced considerable challenges and changes over the past several months. Our virtual seminar, now available on demand, will provide you with insights and how-to knowledge of the tools, resources and partners that can help you start and grow.

Hear how Mme L’Ovary navigated their way from concept to business and continued to grow. They’ve also shared their personal experience within the small business world.

Partners and experts joined us to share hands-on demos of tools and offer their best tips and tricks for starting and establishing your new small business.

There’s no better time to start than right now!

Event Details

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Welcome and opening remarks
AJ Palladino | Canada Post

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Customer spotlight – Mme L’Ovary
Érica Lebrun | Co-founder | Mme L’Ovary

From a spark of inspiration on a Barcelona beach to an established retailer, Érica Lebrun shares her experience in co-founding a small business from the ground up. Speaking to the first steps, the first sale and their steady growth, hear first-hand insights from a small business owner who transformed an idea into a business guided by the want to do good within the community and the world at large.

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Session #1 – Ecommerce
Luke Bradley | Manager, Seller Engagement | eBay Canada

Through a demonstration of eBay’s marketplace selling platform, explore what starting your online store looks like – from listing to selling and learn how you can get started selling online today.

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Session #2 – Shipping
Jeff Gopaul | Manager, eCommerce Solutions Integration

Focusing on the Canada Post Snap Ship™ tool, discover how it can enable you to simplify your shipping processes, create a label, request on-demand pickup and keep things streamlined as you start to grow.

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Session #3 – Marketing
Dominique Sutherland | Canada Post

Looking at both digital and offline marketing channels, hear how different marketing tactics can enable you to find the right customers and drive them to your store. A demonstration of the Snap Admail™ tool shows a DIY approach and provides insight into what role a marketing partner can play in helping you connect with customers new and old.

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Closing remarks
AJ Palladino | Canada Post