While our office is by appointment only, staff remain available by email & phone during our regular business hours

Business Coaching & Consulting Program

Free Local Business Coaching and Consulting

Nottawasaga Futures, in partnership with the Town of Bradford West GwillimburyTown of Innisfil, and the Town of New Tecumseth, provides business services, including one-on-one counselling at no charge to assist entrepreneurs in creating a new business or existing businesses looking for guidance in marketing, purchases, exporting, business plans, financial projections, succession plans and sources of financing and programs. Our professional staff is experienced and knowledgeable about the local market and understands the challenges faced by businesses.

Our organization provides business Advisory services generally characterized into the following categories:

o   Pre-business plan and business startup

o   General business advice related to a business plan or new business idea

o   Launch ready business with a business plan with some elements needing improvement

o   Existing businesses currently facing challenges and in need of advice

o   Existing businesses exploring new opportunities for growth/expansion in need of advice

o   Ensure websites are optimized for buying or booking appointments online

Advice may take the following forms: General business advice related to a business plan or new business idea

o   Quickbooks and bookkeeping training

o   Setup online ordering for both delivery and take-out on your website

o   Convert existing stores to e-commerce to offer online buying capabilities

o   Offer online classes or consultations using ZOOM, Google Meets, Skype etc.

o   Request for financing for some element of the business plan/project

o   Referral to other programs or organizations that may provide assistance

o   Business transition and succession support

For more information, please contact 1-800-509-7554 or ced@nottawasaga.com

Meet our Business Coaches