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General News · 3rd February 2020
Tanya Henck
Self Employment Sessions
Starting, maintaining, and growing your business

Saturday, Feb 8th 12:30 to 3:30 at the Cortes Women's Centre
arrive early for a cup of tea and a snack

Please RSVP if possible as there is limited seating. 250-935-6501 or email

Let's talk about pricing
create a spreadsheet to calculate your costs (bring a laptop with Excel if you've got it)
calculate wholesale and retail pricing

tracking sales and expenses
bookkeeping - options and the best fit for you

Lovena has managed Gathering Place Trading for the last 17 years. Founded and run from Cortes Island for a decade, she understands the challenges of creating a home grown business on an island, and balancing the demands of family and community life. These Self Employment Sessions are a synthesis of her learning as a result of years of successes and failures. Inspiration for this offering thanks to: Cortes Island Women's Center and Cortes Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA).