Category Archives: Halton Small Business Centre

Student Entrepreneurs – Start Your Business with the Summer Company Program!

Are you a student aged 15-29 and returning to school this fall? Register for Summer Company 2017 offered through the Halton Region Small Business Centre. The deadline for applications is May 6 and there are still a few spots available. … Continue reading

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Are you a student who’s thinking about starting your own business?

Summer Company is now open for applications! The Summer Company Program provides youth ages 15 to 29 that are enrolled in high school or post-secondary school an opportunity to experience what it is like to be an entrepreneur and open … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Halton Business Blog

The Halton Business Blog provides news, resources, tips and expert advice to local entrepreneurs to help them start and grow their business and businesses looking to expand or move to the Greater Toronto Area. Halton is one of the best … Continue reading

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Exploring Halton’s Q3 Economic Performance

Halton Region Economic Development staff issues a quarterly report that provides a snapshot of Halton’s economic performance with respect to development, labour force, and real estate markets.  (Sign-up here to receive it in your inbox!) The following three measures highlight … Continue reading

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Exporting resources for small business

Many businesses, both new and established, look to increase revenues by exporting product to foreign markets.  Exporting for most businesses is an expansion of an existing enterprise, and developing a sound export marketing plan is vital for success. A solid … Continue reading

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A Successful 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW)

This month, the Halton Region Small Business Centre celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week – an event that is celebrated through local, national and global activities. To commemorate this week, the Halton Region Small Business Centre hosted a series of free events … Continue reading

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The Halton Region Small Business Centre Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) runs November 14 – 20, 2016.  This week inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities to help them explore their potential as entrepreneurs and innovators. Halton Region Small Business Centre is hosting a series … Continue reading

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