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Upcoming Webinars


All workshops listed below are free, hosted live, and available online. These webinars are organized and facilitated by WEDI as well as other partner organizations in Western NY's small business ecosystem.


Wednesday, November 2, 2022: 4:00 - 5:00PM (ET)

Marketing Matters – Rise above the rest!

Learn about the foundation of marketing: who, what and how you reach potential customers.

  • Basic elements of marketing materials: brand/name, images, audience-appropriate content

  • Marketing Do's and Don'ts

  • Low/no-cost marketing opportunities

  • Free resources for images, fonts, templates and other marketing tools


Don't miss this amazing event


Wednesday, November 9, 2022: 12:00PM - 1:00PM (ET)

Pivot to Worker Ownership

Are you a business owner in need of a succession plan for your business? Are you considering selling your business but are concerned about how it will impact the legacy you are creating? Do you believe the risks and rewards of ownership can reinforce a culture of high-quality work and shared responsibility that improves productivity and the bottom line? Converting to worker ownership may be for you! In this webinar, we will examine what worker cooperatives are, how they function, the benefits of converting your existing business to worker ownership, and how Cooperation Buffalo can help you do just that!


Thursday, November 17, 2022: 4:00PM - 5:00PM (ET)

Seneca One, Buffalo NY

How to fund your business for startups & existing businesses

Welcome to an In-Person Captial Connect event at Buffalo Start-Up Week

on Nov 17 at 4:00 pm at Seneca One. This is a powerful event for existing

and start-up businesses to help you take advantage of some amazing funding

opportunities (grants, equity funding, and debt financing). You will be able to

start the process AT THE EVENT. 


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Wednesday, November 16, 2022: 9:00AM - 10:30AM (ET)

Learn Microsoft One Drive for Business

Join us for this free one-hour Teams webinar for a discussion of how OneDrive for Business and Microsoft 365 make it easy to access, share, and collaborate on files from anywhere.


Wednesday, November 16, 2022: 12:00PM - 1:15PM (ET)

Use YouTube to Grow Your Business

Let's talk about YouTube! Are you thinking of creating a YouTube Channel? Are you currently using YouTube for your business? Not sure how to get started or how to build your channel? This is the webinar for you.