pathfinding and tools

RESOURCES & TOOLS

Download the STEPS TO SUCCESS CHECKLIST for new community and economic development professionals.

Visit our PATHFINDING page for links to valuable organizations and websites.

An extensive library of best practices, tools and templates can be accessed on SEDA’s online campus ecdevonline.caTools and Templates are accessible via FIVE GATEWAYS: Getting StartedFinding MoneySpecial InterestsLibrary and Online Learning.  Find documentation on successful practices and templates from communities, regions and experienced development specialists.

DIY Guidebook Series

1. Community Needs Assessment: Getting Started

SEDA Members may download the Guidebook from Community Planning (subscribers only area) section of www.ecdevonline.ca or email the SEDA office at seda@seda.sk.ca to request an electronic copy.

2. Community Resource Mapping: Getting Started

SEDA Members may download the Guidebook from Resource Mapping (subscribers only area) section of  www.ecdevonline.ca or email the SEDA office at seda@seda.sk.ca to request an electronic copy.

3. Planning Essentials: Economic Development Plan and Project Development Guidebooks 

SEDA Members may download these Guidebooks from Economic Development Plans (subscribers only area) section of www.ecdevonline.ca or email the SEDA office at seda@seda.sk.ca to request an electronic copy.

Non-Members pay purchase our Guidebooks HERE.

SEDA Sponsored Research

The 2018 Economic Development Salary & Priority Survey Results is now available in inforgraphic format. Members may email the SEDA office for a copy at seda@seda.sk.ca  

2015 Business Threshold Analysis for Rural Areas and Small Urban Centres may be downloaded from the Feasibility Analysis area (subscribers only ) of www.ecdevonline.ca.