Next week is our favourite week of the year: Small Business Week + Co-op Week! Two types of business we are BIG fans of. So, we put together a guide for those of you out there who feel the same.

Small Business Week Events


BDC has compiled a wide variety of online webinars, conferences, and workshops to help you through hiring, building a business model canvas, social media marketing, and more. Check it out HERE!

Start Up Canada

Start Up Canada has a great selection of panelists and presentations lined up for Small Business Week. From Women in Business to how local communities play a role in supporting and connecting entrepreneurs, the event list has something for everyone. Check it out HERE!


Bring the best of Small Business Week and Co-op Week together and check out this presentation and panel on Doing Business Better: Cooperatives and Socially-Conscious businesses. Check it out!

British Columbia

BC is big on small business. Check out these FREE webinars on a wide variety of topics from Small Business BC.


Our friends at Business Link in Alberta have set up an awesome line of events for Small Business Week 2021, with topics ranging from the future of Indigenous small business to B2B marketing. Check them out.


Why not celebrate Small Business Week with a pitch contest? Join SREDA Oct 19th for Go Money Pitch Finale and see who takes home 30K. Check it out.


Manitoba is celebrating Small Business Week in style. Check out this great webinar on Banking Basics for Small Business from Assiniboine Credit Union.

Co-op Week

The cooperative community hosts a variety of webinars and in-person events every year during Co-op Week. Check out what they’re up to in the links below!

Co-ops and Mutuals Canada

Saskatchewan Cooperative Association

Manitoba Cooperative Association

Alberta Cooperative Association

British Columbia Cooperative Association