Author Archives: Halton Business

Halton’s cycling map now featuring bike-friendly businesses and amenities!

We are pleased to announce that Halton’s new cycling map now includes a list of Ontario By Bike™ certified bicycle friendly businesses and amenities! The Ontario By Bike™ Network certifies tourism businesses and organizations as bicycle friendly for free under the … Continue reading

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Summer Reading List: Business Skills Edition

With Summer 2019 just around the corner, the Halton Small Business Centre team is ready to hit the beach and catch up on their summer reading list. Here’s the top 5 books we’re excited to get reading: The Business Model … Continue reading

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Data Insights: Planning for the future – 2019 Halton Employment Survey

From now until the end of September the Region of Halton is conducting our annual Employment Survey.   A team of surveyors from the Region’s Planning Services Division will visit each and every business in Halton to gather information about: The … Continue reading

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Students: Be Your Own Boss this Summer! Apply to the Summer Company Program

Are you a returning student aged 15-29 and want to start and run your own business this summer? Apply to the 2019 Summer Company program offered through the Halton Small Business Centre. The deadline for applications is May 10th! Join … Continue reading

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Data Insights – Halton Region 2018 Economic Review

Just released! Halton Region’s 2018 Economic Review The 2018 Halton Region Economic Review provides an overview of Halton’s economy and real estate market during the past year, Halton-related business news highlights and progress in employment land development. The Review also provides insight … Continue reading

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Minister Ng talks trade diversification and Halton’s Global Business Centre

On Tuesday, March 12th, Halton Region and the Oakville Chamber of Commerce hosted a breakfast with the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion. Halton Regional Chair Gary Carr kicked off the morning event delivering greetings and … Continue reading

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DataInsights – 2018 Halton Business Conditions Survey

Each year Halton Economic Development asks local executives to provide information about current business and economic conditions. The information gathered helps to provide better informed initiatives and policies that support Halton’s business community. Businesses from all four Halton’s municipalities participated … Continue reading

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