Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Operational Plan – Keeping the Balance!

As a new small business owner, you need to carefully consider how your business will operate on a day to day basis.  When writing your business plan it is essential that you include an operational plan.  This is one of … Continue reading

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Workplace health and safety: protect yourself and your workers

“In November 1994, 19 year old Sean Kells was at work pouring toluene from a large container into smaller containers when a static electricity spark ignited the fumes of the highly flammable liquid.  Tragically, Sean experienced third degree burns to … Continue reading

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Your Public Library – A Wealth of Business Information

As many of you know, Halton’s Small Business Centre partners with Halton’s local libraries to present our series of small business seminars.  The easy access and location of  libraries lets us deliver our services to Halton’s local communities. In addition … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Resolution for small business owners: make time for a business tune-up!

Judy has been in business for just over two years.  She sleeps, breathes and lives for her business. Some days she jumps out of bed with a zeal for the unexpected. Other days she can barely crawl out of bed … Continue reading

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New Year – New Events – New You!

It’s 2011, a brand new year! Take some time now to reflect on the past year, look forward to the opportunities ahead and set your personal goals for 2011. At the same time, why not give some thought to the … Continue reading

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