Invest in your career through investing in yourself. Explore opportunities to hone your skills in leadership, finance, marketing and basic business training.
Non-Profit Advisor Series
This series of workshops is designed to help build the knowledge and capacity of non-profit organizations in the Columbia Basin.
Lifespan Autism Training
Explore this exciting, innovative online course, developed collaboratively with stakeholders from across the Columbia Basin.
Bookkeeping for Small Business and Non-Profits
Little or no previous experience keeping the books for a small business or non-profit? Learn the basics of manual "pencil and paper" bookkeeping and avoid making errors entering data into your software system.
Effective Selling will help you lay the groundwork for repeat business and your future success.
Farmers Market / Trade Show Readiness and hacks
Become a Market Superstar this season! Are you new to the world of small independent craft shows and farmers markets? Let Mandi Lunan Food Business Coach bring her 20+ years of real life, hands on market experiences guide and set you up for success.
Fundamentals Of Payroll
We'll start with an overview of available software programs and review the payroll process from onboarding to annual reconciliation, and everything in between, including employment contracts, raises, and terminations.
Happiness & The Productive Workplace
Are happier employees more productive? What are the surprising factors that make people happy? This interactive workshop will examine the fascinating relationship between productivity and happiness.
This course will provide you with the information needed to help your organization with its efforts to become a High Performance Organization.
Meeting Tips & Tricks
Do you sometimes feel uncomfortable leading meetings? You're not alone! But the fate of the group is in your hands, this is your time.
Learn the basics of payroll deductions and your Federal and Provincial requirements as an employer.
Project Management Fundamentals
Get direction from an experienced Project Management Professional who will help you master the essentials of project management.
Six Sigma: Total Quality Applicaitons
Learn how to define, plan, implement and close a Six Sigma project. Gain knowledge on how to use process capability and how to apply lean thinking.
Small Business Marketing On A Shoestring
The small business marketing strategies you'll learn will fit into any budget—and some are even free! With the help of videos, spreadsheets, and hands-on activities, you'll build your skills in each lesson.
Start Your Own Gift Basket Business
Take your first step toward a career as a gift basket designer! This course will tell you everything you need to know about starting a gift basket business and running it successfully.
Start Your Own Small Business
Learn everything you need to know about starting a business. Begin by discovering the tricks to picking the right opportunity for you.
Mandi Lunan is a food and beverage business advisor and coach based in the West Kootenays. Mandi has served many small food-based businesses and supportive institutions in North America since beginning her consultancy practice in 2017.