Education

The Chamber is always looking to keep our members updated and informed on the newest business techniques whether it’s selling strategies, marketing plans, advanced business planning, and other important developments and skills you might need when growing your business.

With specialized event series like the Manulife Chamber Academy, supportive Member Peer2Peer groups, and Chamber Webinars, our members have a chance to learn what it takes to keep you and your business ahead of the curve.

Chamber eLearning Centre

Chamber eLearning Centre Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Education Learn Learning Online Web Learning EdcuateOur new program provides you with access to hundreds of courses in categories including: Accounting and Finance; Business Communication; Graphics & Digital Media; Leadership; Management; Microsoft Center and many more.

The Chamber eLearning Centre platform is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Your employees will have access to all of the courses in every category.

Chamber Toastmasters

Toastmasters International Education Educate Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Ontario eLearning eLearn Web Learning OnlineWouldn’t you like to develop this priceless skill? Now you can! Toastmasters will not only teach you how to lead, but also to listen effectively and speak extemporaneously with confidence.

Visit our Toastmasters club and see what we can do for you!

Chamber Webinars

The Chamber Webinar Series is your chance to learn from industry experts on important topics that can help your business grow. From technology and marketing webinars to professional and team development sessions, Chamber members will have access to online seminars that will help you in your everyday life as a professional or business owner.

Manulife Chamber Academy

Manulife Chamber Academy Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Ontario eLearn eLearning Web Learning Online LearningManulife Chamber Academy sessions are educational based workshops with interactive class sizes that focus on various topics that affect small-to-medium sized businesses. These range from marketing to customer retention and overall best business practices on a number of different subjects.

The 2014-15 Chamber Academy is complete with 4 core streams of focus in 12 total sessions that are applicable to countless industries and professionals.

Peer2Peer Groups

Chamber Peer to Peer Groups Chamber Peer 2 Peer Groups Greater KW Chamber of Commerce Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce Ontario Web Learning Online Learning eLearn eLearningThe Greater KW Chamber of Commerce series of programs aimed to bring together professionals in our community in a powerful new way. Introducing the Chamber Peer2Peer learning and networking groups made possible through the help of Sun Life Financial.

Each Peer Learning group will bring together between 8 and 15 industry leaders from the community to share, collaborate and work together to collectively grow their businesses.

Start Your Own Business

Are you about to strike out on your own and jump into the world of entrepreneurs? Then you’ve come to the right place to discover how to start your journey. More and more business professionals in Waterloo Region and across Canada are striking out on their own looking to make their mark.

Find out what you need to know to Start Your Own Business today!