Workshops & Coaching

Workshops and Coaching

Community Futures South Fraser
works closely with the local community members and agencies to aid in offering the most helpful workshops to those exploring business start-up, involved in business operation, and situated in social enterprises.

Business development counselling and planning sessions are offered to clents on an individual basis or in small groups. From time-to-time, other workshops or information sessions in the region will be posted on our website as well.


About Teresa Pippus

Teresa Pippus, dubbed The Queen of Heart, has trained and coached entrepreneurs for more than 14 years! And, she has owned four successful businesses within the hospitality industry. Teresa now uses her expertise as a consultant and trainer to help business owners and their staff discover amazing, authentic, and adventurous service to bring fun and genuine enthusiasm into the workplace so that organizations keep their employees or volunteers and deliver top-drawer customer service. She delivers marketing, customer service, goal setting and sales workshops. She is also known for her key-note addresses, and consultations to business, government, and non-profit organizations.

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Sue Cockburn is the owner of Growing Social Biz, a social media, marketing and website design business. Sue also provides consulting and training services to micro and small businesses. Her experience includes 30+ years in mid and senior level management roles in the profit and non-profit world, with a wide-range of responsibilities including team leadership, marketing, communications and operations. A regular blogger on social media, marketing and customer service topics, Sue’s articles have been published online by,, CustomerService, and other sources.

Community Futures Brochure

Community Futures Brochure

Practical Workshops:

Exploring Self Employment
Business Plan Workshop
Business Training Boot Camp
Market Research Workshop

Self Employment Program

Exploring Self Employment