Whether you are searching for a new job, ready to start your own business or in need of a little additional upgrading (financial/management), the CFDC-CIFN has a course for you!
True Colors is fun and interactive tool for assessing personalities! It offers specific assessments for our youth, employers and leadership.
Addressing employment barriers through training. May apply for a 3 – 4 week work-site placement program.
A six-week intensive program addressing the current trends in business development & the importance of a cultural grounding in today's economy. This program is specifically targeted towards Indigenous individuals who are interested in starting their own business.
Designed and developed to provide youth with some of the necessary tools to make informed decisions about their entrepreneurial future.
Entrepreneurial evaluation to determine small business readiness.
Learn what consists of a business plan and how to use it as a tool to manage your business growth.
Making growth plans for expansion; learn to increase production to meet client base growth.
Learn about cash-flow and financial statements, income projections and sales forecasts.
Understand and manage your credit, collections and budgets.
Where and how to search for employment, understanding job postings, pumping up your resume and writing that important cover letter.
We also offer various one day pre-employment and entrepreneurial training.
The Indigenous communities cited in the Mission Statement are People living within the Thompson, Shuswap, Nicola, Fraser Canyon, Lillooet and Okanagan areas.
This includes persons, groups, or businesses living both on and off reserves as well as in urban or rural settings. The Boards' main objectives include the creation and strengthening Indigenous business development and formation of programming and support measures to prepare Indigenous people entering the labour market.
While there are subsequent Community Futures Development Corporations within our geographical area, the Community Futures Development Corporation of Central Interior First Nations is dedicated to the unique economic development needs of Indigenous Communities.