The SME Institute by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce is a one-stop shop for services and resources tailored exclusively to small businesses of all sizes, maturity and sectors. It is also a community of partners, mentors and peers who are committed to the collective success of SMEs.

Develop the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to grow.

The SME Institute offers live and self-directed training programs, a network of trusted service providers who can offer advice, support, tools and resources, as well as networking and mentoring opportunities.

The website has a comprehensive library of resources to help SMEs and entrepreneurs learn how to recruit, retain and train talent, find and attract investors, use technology to grow their business and boost their business performance through diversity and sustainability.

SME Institute Benefits

Credible Training

  • Develop the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to grow and take your business to the next level.

Reliable Consulting

  • Get the trusted advice, expertise and resources you need to reach your goals.

Networking Opportunities

  • Find the connections, sounding boards and answers you need to thriv
  • Access the tools and information you need to make better decisions.

Essential Products & Services

  • Get the products and services you need to get more done.

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