Wood Buffalo Economic Development

Business Coaching Program

The Business Coaching Program directly connects a business owner and/or managers with one-on-one business coaching and advice with a Certified Management Consultant (CMC).

The purpose of the program is to help local business owners and/or management define issues, set priorities and establish an action plan that can be implemented immediately.

Program highlights:

  • Include a maximum of 12 hours of support from a CMC
  • Business Owners and their management team will be matched with a CMC that has the appropriate background and expertise to assist
  • Develop a tangible action plan with next steps based on the advice of the CMC.
  • All appointments are done over the phone or via skype.

Program Eligibility:

  • The Program will only be available to recipients of the Canadian Red Cross’ Support to Small Business Program Phase 2 & 3.
  • Participant to be at least a 50% owner in the business. Participant can designate a staff member to attend on their behalf.
  • If the eligible business has already participated in the Back to Business Coaching Program, they will not be eligible to go through the Business Coaching Program.

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How do I participate in this program?

Each eligible business must complete an intake questionnaire either in person or over the phone with a Economic Development representative.

To book an appointment to register for the program or for any additional questions about the program please fill out the following contact form.

Alternatively you can email info@wbedc.ca or call 1-855-929-2338.

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  • Personal information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Alberta). Your personal information will only be used to contact you regarding the information you have requested as part of this "Contact Us" form. Should you have any questions about the collection of this information, please contact the Executive Assistant to the CEO, 9909 – Franklin Avenue, Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 2K4, or call 780-762-5378.