Monthly Archives: February 2012

We Are Women – Watch Us Soar

More women than ever are now considering self-employment as an option. Are you one of them? In celebration of International Women’s Day (March 8), Halton Region Small Business Centre, in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation, … Continue reading

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Thinking of Exporting? Consider These Facts First!

Last week I had the opportunity to attend a New Exporters to Border States (NEBS) training session hosted by the Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation in partnership with the Canadian Consulate in Buffalo, N.Y.  The program was designed to … Continue reading

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Meeting Deadlines: A Critical Skill For Any Entrepreneur

A goal is a dream with a deadline.   – Napoleon Hill The word deadline can elicit feelings of dread, stress, tension and fear.  Perhaps it’s the first part of the word that conjures up such feelings.  We’ve lived with deadlines since … Continue reading

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Services For Youth Aim To Build A Stronger Future

“Wow, the services  you offer  at the Halton Region Small Business Centre are amazing!”  We often hear that comment from our clients during our first meeting. The one-on-one consultation services we offer help entrepreneurs with first steps, resources and research … Continue reading

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