Winners of the Just Watch ME! video contest can win exciting business prizes. Thank you to all of our prize sponsors!
Any entrepreneur from Rural Manitoba or Saskatchewan that builds a business profile will have be entered into a draw to win $100 plus receive a guaranteed prize and visibility on our website.
Start Up Category
$250 cash and prizes for a Saskatchewan winner
$250 cash and prizes for a Manitoba winner
1st place - $1,000 cash and prizes
2nd place - $750 cash and prizes
3rd place - $500 cash and prizes
4th place - $250 cash and prizes
Thanks to Entrepreneurship Manitoba for being the naming sponsor of our Manitoba Start Up Category!
The Entrepreneurship Manitoba Start Up Category winner will receive a New Business Service Package including:
- A Comprehensive Business Plan Review
- A thirty-minute consultation with a lawyer or an accountant through the Ask the Expert Program
- Registration to attend the Business Planning Workshop or two business seminars
Nail the Numbers' service extends well beyond booking one of Canada's leading financial Pros for your Bootcamp.
Whether your clients are in a startup, growth or an exit mindset, our Pros, entrepreneurs themselves, deliver the testy topic of finance in a way that’s engaging, impactful and transformational.
We believe every opportunity to enlighten the entrepreneur on the topic of finance, should leave them feeling empowered, inspired and in control.
The Top Seasoned Saskatchewan Entrepreneur will receive the Cash Flow Canvas valued at $1900.
The Cashflow Canvas is a fun and creative financial framework for startups. It emboldens you to invent, design, challenge, describe and pivot your business's profit model.
The top Manitoba Women Entrepreneur in the Seasoned Category will receive:
Six passes to the Women’s Enterprise Centre of Manitoba Business 2016 Breakfasts (value $180). Each month the Centre hosts a breakfast to provide women entrepreneurs with an opportunity to network, build relationships and acquire knowledge that they can use in the operation or enhancement of their business. The breakfasts take place from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM and feature a keynote speaker, hot meal and networking activities. Pre-registration will be required.
• $150 discount towards BlackSun Professional Web Design services, based on WordPress, and we provide free training for the client to take it over.
• Six months free business backups for your home or office PC or Mac computer from http://www.backupstuff.ca (backed up to the BlackSun Data room spaces Saskatoon, Sk).
MBiz Mag has a circulation of over 100,000 copies.
Community Futures Crowdfunding – free access to all the Just Watch Me Winners - The Community Futures Crowdfunding portal is like a stage for entrepreneurs to put a spotlight on their business start-up or expansion project.
The portal is not a source of financing but a venue that entrepreneurs can use to ask their networks to contribute to their project.
GoForth Institute is Canada’s leading provider of online and mobile entrepreneurship education.
GoForth’s 100 Essential Small Business Skills online training program includes one year of access to over ten hours and 30 instructional videos that help entrepreneurs learn about entrepreneurial skills, accounting, finance, marketing and sales, legal issues, taxation and compliance, intellectual property protection, strategic growth and more.
Included is GoForth Institute’s Curriculum Book, a 550-page resource binder containing additional course materials, exercises and business plan samples. Online training $195.00, Curriculum Book $95 = $290.00.
Setup ($2200 Retail)
- Social templates
- Creating buyer personas
- Developing a social strategy based on personas
- Which platforms, demographics, interests
- Social Media Audit
- Content Calendar
We will consult the entrepreneur with social media management for 6 months to ensure they're using social media to its fullest potential.
Dirty T-Shirt Productions, a Manitoba company that uses video and the internet to help tell stories online, will provide a $100 Visa Gift Card to anyone that fills out a business profile and wins the random draw for the prize on Jan 21, 2017.
Western Canadians who have a disability can access a network of business professionals and a world of resources through Western Economic Diversification Canada's (WD) Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program (EDP).
The EDP program provides business information, training and development, mentoring and one-on-one counseling services.
In rural communities, the program is delivered through Community Futures offices. In urban areas, WD works with a number of partners to deliver the program.
7.5 hours of coaching for the Saskatchewan Top Seasoned and Top Start Up entrepreneur.
The value of this prize is $600 per contestant.
The sessions can be done in person, by telephone or virtually through Skype or zoom.
Total value of sponsorship $1200.