CORONAVIRUS: What Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know Right Now

The coronavirus crisis presents a whole new set of challenges for business owners
Thursday Apr 2, 2020 1:00 PM EDT
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Running your own business is never easy—even in the best of times. The coronavirus crisis presents a whole new set of challenges. How to survive? How to maintain cash flow? How to be resilient and navigate whatever comes next? 

This free 60-minute webinar offers entrepreneurs a unique perspective on the current situation, and advice on how to overcome the obstacles and preserve your business. Featuring seasoned entrepreneurs and experts: George Rossolatos, CEO of the Canadian Business Growth Fund; Jess Joss, CEO of Equation Angels; Stephen Smith, CEO and co-founder of First National Financial; and Elspeth Murray, CIBC Faculty Fellow in Entrepreneurship at Smith School of Business. 


Participants will learn:


• How to make sense of the current business climate

• How to pivot your business in the coming weeks and months

• Ideas for cash-flow management

• How the current crisis is affecting funding for businesses

• How to maintain a positive outlook

• Useful lessons from past economic crashes 

• Advice to make it through and be ready for recovery 

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