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Small Business Resources for Newcomers

More and more new Canadians are seeking information on starting up a new business, whether it’s a micro-business, a small to medium enterprise or starting a business utilizing their foreign education credentials. 309 more words

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Fall Marketing Ideas

As summer comes to a close, keep the momentum going at your business with fresh marketing ideas for fall.

Celebrate the Holidays. With Halloween and Thanksgiving around the corner, there are plenty of opportunities to offer special savings and events for your business. 202 more words

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Music is Valuable to Your Business – and More Affordable than You Think

Have you ever been in a grocery store and heard background music playing overhead? You may not have thought about it, but being in a big-box store, or superstore, without music can be an unsettling experience after so many years of background music being so common. 337 more words

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What happens if your business plan doesn’t work?

You spent several months planning your business. But since implementation, you’ve noticed that you are not getting the results you had hoped. What do you do?   613 more words

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Business After 5

On Wednesday, August 10, the Halton Region Small Business Centre hosted our annual Business After 5 networking event and tradeshow.

Halton Region’s Business After 5 is special because it is one of the few Chamber of Commerce networking events where members of all four local chambers: Burlington Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville, get to come together for one large coordinated event. 91 more words

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How Twenty Minutes Can Benefit Your Business

As an entrepreneur, you will be pulled in different directions.  Getting through the day is not just about surviving; it’s about making the most of your time and being proactive.  342 more words

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A Checklist for Hiring Your First Employee

Hiring your first employee can be an exciting step in growing your small business. An additional worker can add capacity to the product or service you sell, take away administrative tasks from you, or help with sales and growth. 472 more words

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