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Back to School. Back to Business.

Change is in the air for entrepreneurs and their families. September brings substantial

change to households whose kids are returning to class. Schedules start earlier in the day, there is daily homework to be done, and care free summer fun is coming to an end. 476 more words

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Business planning: The importance of a SWOT analysis

A SWOT analysis is a structured planning method that can be used to help develop a strong business strategy by creating an organized list of both internal and external factors that can impact your business positively or negatively. 253 more words

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Key tips to business planning

Business planning is one of the most common areas of interest for our clients at the

Halton Small Business Centre. Here are a few tips on business planning, as well as how we at the Halton Small Business Centre can assist you to write a fantastic plan of your own! 498 more words

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Get your business started: the value of market research

One of the first questions that we often get asked from aspiring entrepreneurs is how to

take the first step in developing an interesting business idea into a fully functioning business. 359 more words

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5 quick tips to Succession Planning

It is never too early to start making plans for the future. Succession Planning is a key

process that any business owner must consider to ensure a smooth transition when key leadership positions become available. 529 more words

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Business Planning - Where to Start

Writing a formal business plan can seem daunting, especially when using a template

that asks questions spanning 8 to 10 separate sections. To help ease into a larger template, it can be helpful to write down some key notes in advance so that you are ready to go when writing a larger plan. 389 more words

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Advertising for Small Businesses - It is a MUST

Here at The Guide, we know advertising. We’ve been around since 1959, and we’re not going anywhere. So take our word for it….If you own a small business, advertising should be up there on your list of top priorities. 548 more words

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