Category Archives: COVID-19

Re-Opening Guidelines & Halton Webinar Series

On Tuesday, May 19, Stage 1 of the Government of Ontario’s reopening plan comes into effect.  The first stage of reopening will focus on workplaces that are well-positioned to follow public health advice to maintain physical distancing, implement workplace safety … Continue reading

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Halton companies stepping up to help fight COVID-19

On March 11, St Michael’s Hospital in downtown Toronto reached out to ASTOUND Group, a custom design and build manufacturer in Oakville, to come up with a solution to protect front-line workers from exposure to COVID-19.  In less than 72 … Continue reading

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Halton organizations collaborate to help businesses navigate relief programs and fight COVID-19

  Halton Economic Development including the Small Business Center and Global Business Center is proud to be among many local organizations working together to help Halton businesses navigate the COVID-19 Pandemic.  From virtual forums hosted by local Chambers of Commerce, … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Recommendations for Grocery and Retail Stores

Retails stores play an essential role in every community by ensuring safe and reliable access to food, medications, supplies and other provisions. At the same time, it is critical for everyone to adjust how they operate in these environments, to … Continue reading

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COVID-19 General Information for Halton Workplaces

This document is intended to provide guidance to owners and managers of essential businesses and services that continue to operate during the COVID-19 pandemic. How can I protect my employees during the COVID-19 pandemic? Essential businesses and services are encouraged … Continue reading

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Upcoming Seminars & Resources to Help Your Small Business

The Halton Small Business Centre is proud to be part of a larger network of 54 Provincial Small Business Enterprise Centres located across Ontario.  During this difficult time, our Centres have come together to share information and learning opportunities with … Continue reading

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Getting to the sale in the age of COVID-19

COVID-19 has brought many challenges for small businesses, but with it, it has opened up some very diverse opportunities to connect and engage us with our customers. Today, face-to-face interactions are diminishing, but growing your relationship with your customers are … Continue reading

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