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Helping Entrepreneurs Reach Complete Success (HERCS)

Can’t find that perfect job? Why not create it!

HERCS program is a daylong workshop designed to help CAF family members start or improve their small business. The program focuses on Helping Entrepreneurs Reach Complete Success (HERCS). All participants to the program receive a detailed manual, links to resources and ongoing support. It is offered in both English and French and covers a variety of topics including:

small business ownership


social mediPo

financing options

business canvas


Registration is open to all military and veteran partners /spouses with priority given to military partners /spouses. Register today!

Late registrations may be accepted. Contact


HERCS (French)

Saturday February 4th, 2023 - 10:00-16:30
Registration deadline: January 23rd 2023

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HERCS (English)

Saturday March 4th, 2023 - 10:00-16:30

Registration deadline: February 23rd 2023

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Information Sessions and Workshops

Getting and Negotiating your job offer  September 28th 2022 12pm-1pm EDT

Your interview went well and they want to hire you! What’s next? Learn the job offer process including verbal and written offers, negotiating, accepting, starting, onboarding and successfully passing through probation. Join this interactive workshop and learn how to accept a good job offer to start strong and avoid regrets. Use a helpful “Job Offer Negotiation Worksheet” to optimize your next work situation. You’ll learn how to:

Understand the offer process

Negotiate all aspects of an offer

Consider 10+ elements of an offer and how to discuss them

Follow this link to register

Early inquiries can be sent to

English workshop with French slides and navigator.

Opportunities, Where?  (in English)

Whether you are job seeking, an employee, entrepreneur or student, this session is designed for you! 

So where are the opportunities? Join us as we explore the power of networking for grants, funding, hidden jobs, and more. Why you may want to embrace virtual coffee chats. Let’s also tour LinkedIn with tips and tricks to help you create or enhance your own LinkedIn profile. Key takeaways and resources will be available and hopefully a guest speaker or two as well!

Wednesday, October 5th 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT


Deadline: September 26th 2022


Vision Board, Beach Part (unilingual participants Francophones and Anglophones are welcome. Our facilitators will offer a truly bilingual session with language-specific break out sessions and more.)

Happy New Year! Let’s start it off with a party to celebrate! Who says employment, entrepreneurship, and education can’t be fun? Join us as we explore how vision boarding can help fortify your e-plans. Grab your beach towel, your favourite beverage, and get ready for some fun. This live, interactive session will help inspire you to dream big while providing helpful strategies to not only figure out what your goals are but also how to take actionable steps towards achieving your preferred future.

Saturday January 14th, 2023 10am to 12 noon EDT
Deadline: 2nd january, 2023

Note: Late registrations may be accepted. Contact