The Nelson & Area Economic Development Partnership (NAEDP) is pleased to present the “Broadband for Business in Nelson” workshop and coaching program – a program to help businesses in the Nelson area improve their business performance using technology enabled by broadband communications.
The Broadband for Business program consists of:
a 1-hour workshop explaining what broadband is, how companies around the world are using broadband to expand and to improve their business performance, and what broadband services and options are available in the local Nelson area; and
the program accepts applications from Nelson & area businesses for a confidential technology coaching engagement. During these engagements, which will focus on your specific business circumstances and goals, a business technology professional will provide you with recommendations on how you can best use broadband-enabled technology to improve your business performance.
The Broadband for Business in Nelson workshop will be held twice at Community Futures office at 514 Vernon Street in Nelson from 12:00pm to 1:00pm on October 18th and then again on October 25th. Pre-registration is required as seats are limited. There is no charge for the workshop.
For the one-on-one technology coaching engagements, up to 8 businesses will be selected from applicants. Businesses who attend the workshop will be given preference for the coaching engagement. There will be a fee of $100 for the technology coaching engagements (over $500 value).
Why attend Broadband for Business?
As broadband telecommunication has become increasingly available, inventive minds in the business world have created many new ways to use this technology to improve how business is run, to improve service to their customers, and to increase the speed and quality with which staff can perform their jobs. The NAEDP has set a strategic goal of driving technology adoption by local businesses, as we believe that broadband communication is a vital component of the future success of our region. We have created the Broadband for Business in Nelson program to help you discover how your business can benefit from this exciting technology.
About the NAEDP
The Nelson and Area Economic Development Partnership (NAEDP) is a partnership between the City of Nelson, Regional District of Central Kootenay Areas E and F, Community Futures Central Kootenay and the Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce. The partnership’s goal is to take a unified approach to community economic development initiatives for the city and region.
To apply for technology coaching email email@example.com