Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Halton Region Small Business Centre Launches Its Partnership With The Canadian Youth Business Foundation

The Launch On Wednesday January 25, the Halton Region Small Business Centre officially launched its partnership with the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) at an event held at the Halton Regional Centre. Guests heard greetings from Regional Chair Gary Carr, … Continue reading

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E-Business Seminars Off To A Strong Start!

The first of our E-business series got off to a great start last week!  Creating Your Online Presence – A Website was presented to 16 attendees in the Staples store at 320 North Service Road in Oakville.  Jemma Fong, partner … Continue reading

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Are You Planning Now for Success in 2012?

Last year marked a year of change and a considerable amount of instability for business.  A recent Canadian Press Harris-Decima poll found that Canadians aren’t convinced that we have recovered from the recession.   How does that confidence level affect business?  It … Continue reading

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Starting a Small Business? First Understand Your Competition

Can you imagine a world in which your business has no competition? Neither can I, yet I have reviewed more business plans than I care to admit in which entrepreneurs boldly declare those four words:  “I have no competition.” To … Continue reading

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