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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


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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Operating a Home-Based Business

If you are thinking of opening a new business have you considered the option of it being a home-based business?  There are a lot of benefits to running a home-based business.  493 more words

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Celebrating Successes at the Small Business Centre

Celebrating success in business can have a huge impact on an entrepreneur’s personal motivation and their ability to inspire those around them. Business owners, new and experienced, should reflect on the path taken, inventory milestones and acknowledge their big “wins”. 376 more words

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Online Tools for Business Owners

Running a business can be a stressful endeavor.  The good news is that there are a lot of online cost-effective tools and resources at your fingertips to help manage and enhance your business.  571 more words

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