Ask the Advisors: A Roundtable Discussion on Validating Your Business Idea

Join us for a roundtable discussion with our Small Business Service advisors and fellow entrepreneurs to get your questions answered on a variety of topics!

This session of the Ask the Advisor is all about how to validate your business idea.

Alright, so you’ve got a business idea or two but you don’t know if it’s worth pursuing. Wouldn’t it be nice to know if there was a framework and strategies you could use to help save yourself time, effort, and money? Well, that’s exactly what we hope to share with you in this edition of Ask the Advisor!

Come prepared with questions and get ready to learn:
  • How to test and validate your business ideas

  • Strategies to see if there is enough market demand for your idea

  • Common mistakes people make when launching their business

  • And much more!

Event Info:

November 21st, 2023
12:00 – 12:30 pm CST
Free Online Session

The Advisors

Eric Chaput

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With the WTC Winnipeg since spring of 2022 as a Business Advisor, Éric provides information and tools for client seeking to start, grow or expand their business. A recent graduate of the University of Winnipeg’s Business Administration program, Éric confirms the best part of working at World Trade Centre Winnipeg is hearing clients chasing a business opportunity. He always looks forward to helping local businesses in Manitoba.

Paul Keefe

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Paul Keefe is a Business Advisor with the WTC Winnipeg. Once working as a personal trainer and later starting his own consulting business, he’s developed an ability to foster deep relationships, help individuals create clear goals and objectives, and offer them support every step of the way to seeing their ultimate success. Paul also possesses direct business knowledge and experience from starting his own company here in Manitoba.

Passionate about small businesses and entrepreneurship, Paul is here to help you get your business started and to see you succeed. He brings a high level of positive energy, empathy, and focus to all his interactions.

Paul loves all things health and fitness, reading, live music, visiting local coffee shops, craft beer, and anything outdoors!

Ask the Advisors: A Roundtable Discussion on Validating Your Business Idea


Nov 21 2023


12:00 pm - 12:30 pm




Business Planning

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