Growing your business

A webinar series for leaders of private companies

With more private companies focused on growing in an increasingly complex global economy, we have created short webinars for leaders of private companies. Each session will focus on a key area that supports your growth strategy and can help you build enterprise value.

We’ll share what we see the most successful private companies doing, challenge you with some thought-provoking questions, and leave time for an open discussion to answer your specific questions. Beyond the webinar series, we will always be happy to continue the conversation with you.

We invite you to register for the sessions relevant for your business, by clicking on the registration links below. Attendees for each session are eligible to receive CPD credits.

Cyberattacks on the rise — Understanding the cyber ecosystem and how to protect your business
Thursday April 9, 2015 – 2:00-3:00 pm EDT

With the number of cyber security incidents on the rise, data and systems security is a question on the minds of many private company executives, but few are actually addressing this challenge. The cost to a business can be high, ranging from financial loss to reputational damage. With heightened awareness, private companies can fight back.

In this session, you will learn about:

  • What assets your company should be protecting
  • What risks you should be considering
  • How to focus your controls on what matters most

Did you miss the webinar? You can access a recording of it here.

Watch previous webinars

Embracing social media — The impact of the digital customer on the future of your business
One thing is certain–social media is here to stay. For private companies to continue to thrive in an increasingly competitive landscape, they will need to embrace social media as part of their business strategy, or risk being left behind.

Maximizing your impact — Finding the time to think strategically
In today’s increasingly competitive market, there is no doubt that owners and leaders of private companies are looking for opportunities to create efficiencies and drive innovation within their business. Although this remains top-of-mind for most, the day-to-day demands of leading a successful private company can be challenging at times, leaving little time to think about the long-term strategic direction of the business.

Creating a lasting legacy — Fundamentals for the future of Canadian family businesses
The results of PwC’s Global Family Business Survey show that Canadian family businesses have performed well over the past year and continue to strive for steady measured growth. Although optimistic about the future, in an increasingly competitive market, how will they continue to grow, thrive—and survive?

Growing your business — Business fundamentals for growing your business

Getting the deal done — Growing through acquisitions

Embracing the cloud — The implications of cloud computing for your technology strategy

Challenge meets opportunity — Maximizing cost effectiveness and minimizing risk in your supply chain

Creating lasting value — Preparing your business for a successful transition