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EMPOWERING MUNICIPALITIES

to achieve infinite possibilities

 

BLOOM Centre for Municipal Education is an education and consulting firm dedicated to empowering and enabling municipalities to achieve excellence.

 

 

At BLOOM, we believe municipalities possess an untapped power.

Our goal is to strengthen municipalities from the inside out, through practical education, simple tools and dynamic partnerships — to become less dependent on external resources. More resilient. Better neighbours. More welcoming and inspiring and sustainable.

2 Day Operating Budget and Long Term Tax Strategy Courses

2 Day Municipal Leadership Workshops

Various Dates and Locations – Starting May 6, 2024

$950 / PER REGISTRANT

COURSE VENUES TO BE ANNOUNCED

Presented by: Tim Duhamel

New 10 Part Finance Webinar Series for 2024

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Next 3 Upcoming Webinars

Next 3 Upcoming Webinars

February 21, 2024
February 21, 2024

Effectively Communicating Municipal Financial Information

This webinar will focus on effective techniques and strategies for delivering financial information to municipal executives, council, and the public, with a special focus on modern messaging.
March 13, 2024
March 13, 2024

Budget Direction, Priorities and Decision Making

Covers effective strategies and methodologies to solicit clear budget direction and priorities early in the budget process to streamline the budget process and improve decision making.
April 10, 2024
April 10, 2024

Calculating Municipal Price Inflation (MPI)

This webinar will provide the municipal executive and finance professional an in depth understanding of municipal inflation, and how to calculate it specifically for a municipality.

Council Orientation Training

In accordance with the Municipal Government Act, municipalities must offer training to each councillor within 90 days after the councillor has been elected.  Bloom offers a fully compliant Council Orientation course that is highly engaging and comprehensive, covering various topics over a two-day workshop.

In accordance with the Municipal Government Act, municipalities must offer training to each councillor within 90 days after the councillor has been elected.  Bloom offers a fully compliant Council Orientation course that is highly engaging and comprehensive, covering various topics over a two-day workshop.

Council Orientation
Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning Sessions

Bloom’s approach to the strategic planning exercise is unique in that it focuses on tying strategic goals and realistic vision to a municipality’s operational readiness and financial capacity.  Offered through a workshop over two and a half days, Bloom provides a highly unique strategic planning process.

Bloom’s approach to the strategic planning exercise is unique in that it focuses on tying strategic goals and realistic vision to a municipality’s operational readiness and financial capacity.  Offered through a workshop over two and a half days, Bloom provides a highly unique strategic planning process.

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✓ Dedicated Webinar Series

✓ Individual Live Webinars

✓ On Demand Webinars

✓ Internal Workshops for Municipalities

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Rural Municipalities

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Municipalities face many challenges.

A fluctuating economy, an unpredictable climate, deteriorating infrastructure, rapid growth, regional issues, social pressures, changing legislation… the list goes on.

What if municipalities could get outside help that didn’t make them dependent, but rather, empowered them and built capacity?

What if rural and small municipalities could access and benefit from the sophisticated knowledge and tools typical of only large urban centres?

BLOOM makes it possible.

BLOOM believes in municipalities.

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