Student Training

The StFX Extension Innovation and Enterprise Centre offers a wide variety of skill building workshops and courses designed to meet the needs that you, as students interested in entrepreneurship and innovation, have expressed. Our training packages include up-to-date workshops, most focus on the skills required for new venture creation, and others that can assist you in marketing yourself to potential employers. We also develop custom training programs to address unique requests. For more information on student training, feel free to drop in to the Centre or contact us at (902) 867-5433.

Email Etiquette

Given the growth in social media and digital communication as the go to communication method in business, this workshop looks at the dos and don’ts of using email in a work environment.

The Art of Networking

Networking is an essential business skill that many people never master. Whether operating your own business, trying to build support for your social enterprise, attempting to attract investors, or looking for the perfect job, this session will assist you in learning how to network effectively to foster the vital connections needed to prosper in today’s super-connected economy.

Going the Extra Mile: Customer Service

Do you want to WOW your customers (or your boss)? This workshop discusses customer service and its value to your business (or your employer). It provides the nuts and bolts of providing excellent customer service consistently and provides you with tools to deal with situations outside the norm.