October 11, 2023
Customer Experience: Helping Businesses Boost Their Bottom Line
Front-line staff, managers and business owners can all learn how to Boost the Bottom-line by expanding good customer service to every aspect of the customer’s experience with your business.
Customer Experience includes the “impact of multiple touchpoints” over the course of a customer’s interaction with your business. Research shows that improving a customer’s full experience will help increase sales and gain repeat customers.
Join us at for a Customer Experience workshop hosted in partnership with CBDC’s in Western, Central and Eastern PEI!
- October 18th 9:00AM-11:00AM @Mill River Resort
- October 18th 1:30PM-3:30PM @La Belle-Alliance, Summerside
- October 19th 9:00AM-11:00AM @Lanes Riverhouse Inn & Cottages
October 16 – 20: Small Business Week & Co-Op Week
Business and coop support organizations will jointly present a full week of business visits and events throughout PEI to celebrate the people and organizations that fuel our economy and our communities.
Check our Facebook page and keep an eye out for Rural Action Centre staff and partners in your community. Join them for a coffee and learn more about how we can help your business or not-for-profit succeed!
PEI Arts Grants and new Cultural Action Plan
The new five-year Cultural Action Plan has doubled the PEI Arts Grants to $100,000. Professional PEI artists working in writing, performance, visual arts and other creative activities can submit their applications online until October 25, 2023.
Innovation PEI is also launching the new Prince Edward Island Arts Award to celebrate artistic merit and excellence. Nominations are open until October 25th and the recipients will be announced in November.
Upcoming Training Sessions at Rural Action Centres
Our training schedule resumes in a few weeks. Check out our workshops and register today.
|Date||Event||Rural Action Centre|
|Oct. 11, 12||Island Waste Watch Information Session||Alberton|
|Oct. 17||Payroll plus the Other Stuff||Alberton|
|Oct. 17-31||Successful Business Basics (5-part series)||Montague|
|Oct. 24 & 26||Project Management 2-part series en français||Online|
|Nov. 1||Emergency First Aid||Montague|
|Nov. 2, 9, 16||Project Management 3-part series||Online|
|Nov. 2, 8||Business Plan workshops||Alberton|
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