Chamber Chat LIVE
Businesses across the region have adapted their procedures to best serve the community during these challenging times.
The Belleville Chamber of Commerce continues to offer members opportunities to have access to political leaders and leaders in the business community.
We are hosting weekly LIVE chats with special guests that will share their stories and provide information you can use to navigate through your challenges now and moving forward. Registration is required and access details will be emailed to you prior to each event.
October 19 - 23: Small Business Week
Register for any or all of our sessions throughout the week. Workshops/sessions include:
- Marketing to maximize the holiday season
- Pathways, Pivots, Patience - Your journey to success
- HR - Best practices - Precision recruiting
- Developing your social media strategy
- In conversation with HPEHU, MPP Todd Smith, MP Neil Ellis
- LinkedIn B2B strategies
- Networking - Easier said than done.
CLICK HERE to register for individual sessions
With Special Guest Jamie Hosking, ECommerce advisor for City of Belleville.
You can reach Jamie directly with any questions at email@example.com.
Opening The Window Of Opportunity - Starting an online store doesn't mean closing the door to walk-in traffic and customers. Wednesday, October 28 at noon. REGISTER NOW!
How’s that working for you? – building around the best and worst of transitioning to an online presence? Wednesday, November 4 at noon.
MISSED IT? Check out previous Chamber Chat LIVEs.
How “word-of-mouth” works online.
Attracting and keeping customers - including customer reviews, creating online content, and influencer marketing and what happens when someone says something bad?
WATCH recording from October 14
Who Loves Your Stuff?
E-commerce is the end of the transactional process. Before you get there, you need to establish a buyer persona, and figure out who your customer. The second in a series 'Exploring the Digital Marketing Landscape' with Jamie Hosking, City of Belleville E-Commerce Advisor
WATCH recording from Sept 30.
What is e-commerce?
I am not selling online? Why do I need to be there, and how? Your web presence serves as your storefront, locally and to the world. The first in a series 'Exploring the Digital Marketing Landscape' with Jamie Hosking, City of Belleville E-Commerce Advisor
WATCH recording from Sept. 25
Your questions answered by CRA about financial support programs
Debbie Landry, Canadian Revenue Agency Liaison Officer joined Jill for Chamber Chat LIVE on Sept. 18, taking us through the updates made in July to the wage subsidy programs. Even if you were not eligible before, you may be eligible now. There are two ways of calculating your revenue. Don't worry about which calculation method is your best option. The online calculator will always choose what works the best for your business. Check out what you need to apply for CEWS. Questions? The CRA liaison officer is always available to assist you. Click here for contact information. Due to CRA restrictions, recording of this session was not possible.
Hastings Prince Edward Public Health answers your questions about mandatory masks and other regulations regarding Stage 3 reopening.
SPECIAL GUEST: Roberto Almeida, BASc, CIPHI(C) from HPEPH. The conversation with officials from Hastings Prince Edward Public Health provided details on how to navigate the new rules and expectations. They are here to help you open with confidence in compliance to the new rules. How do gathering limits apply? Who, where and when do people need masks? Watch recorded video from July 22.
Managing Stress & Anxiety during COVID-19:
- With special guest Dr. Vera Voroskolevska from Restore Balance. Hear practical solutions for coping both personally and professionally. WATCH VIDEO recorded June 3.
Do you have a topic or member you would like to hear from?
Do you have information about services or products that can assist our business community in our local economic recovery?
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 613.962.4597.
The Belleville Chamber of Commerce has suspended traditional events at this time. We will reassess accordingly as the situation with the COVID-19 virus progresses.
Communication with Chamber staff is available at 613.962.4597. Thank you.