Professional Development is a key component of the CDC’s Business Support Services.
We are always striving to present relevant and valuable learning opportunities, and we are always open to your suggestions.


  • April 6, 2020 - August 31, 2020
    12:00 am - 11:55 pm

Business owners from every industry are facing unimaginable challenges on a daily basis. Their ability to react and make decisions is essential to their survival. But with rules changing so quickly, where can they turn to for guidance? In response to this, Marc Gordon, The Customer Experience Expert, has created a FREE series of five (more…)


  • July 7, 2020
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

This up to date & informative session will help shed some light on the new challenges, and provide useful resources as businesses continue to work as usual, return to work partially/fully, or after working remotely. Learn about the benefits of joining the WSIB’s new Health and Safety Excellence program, and have your questions answered regarding (more…)


  • September 17, 2020
    2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • October 15, 2020
    2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • November 19, 2020
    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Are you, or someone you know, between the ages of 15-39? Join young, small business owners & mentors in a casual group setting to obtain valuable peer-to-peer networking, mentorship & professional growth! REGISTRATION REQUIRED – Meetings will be held online via Zoom until further notice For more information about this FREE program or to register, (more…)