Learning Never Ends

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by | May 14, 2021 | Startup Guide

Every great businessperson knows that learning is a life-long journey. You might need to become familiar with new technology, or just want to brush up on your existing skills. There are many options right here in Cornwall, SD & G, and Akwesasne to help you reach your educational goals.

Learning Resources:

St Lawrence College

Offering many courses at each of the three campuses and online, SLC is a great resource for anyone looking to become more knowledgeable on a wide variety of topics and industry certifications. With a talented staff of teachers, SLC knows how to point you in the right direction to achieve your goals and ensure that no door is off-limits to your future.

Eastern Ontario Training Board

Focused on connecting local employers with skilled staff, the EOTB helps to enrich the local labour force and educate employers to ensure their employees are well trained and prepared to succeed.

BDC’s Entrepreneur’s Learning Centre

The Business Development Corp’s own Learning Centre has links to many free courses and other learning materials handpicked just for entrepreneurs. Whether you want to brush up on your financial knowledge or want to figure out a plan to get off the ground, they have you covered.

JobZone

Offering virtual workshops and seminars, the Cornwall JobZone is an excellent place to go for help looking for a job or becoming more qualified through training. They can help find jobs, assist with writing resumes, and even give career advice through their staff advisors.

LinkedIn Learning

This online resource has a huge library of video seminars and interactive learning opportunities. Having recently merged with another well-known online learning resource called Lynda.com, LinkedIn Learning now has an even bigger library of resources to help you achieve your learning goals. Some programs even offer certification! $24.99/month.

MasterClass

Another online learning resource, MasterClass has gathered a large group of well-known professionals in their fields to teach you what you need to know about a large variety of topics and industries. There is a fee of $20/month.

Khan Academy

A free online learning resource, Khan Academy believes everyone has the right to a quality education that is accessible from anywhere. This non-profit organization has made its mark by offering quality learning for free, to anyone willing to learn.

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