Category Archives: Halton Small Business Centre

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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Halton Small Business Centre Supporting Businesses During COVID-19

To support the containment of COVID-19, many Halton Region buildings will be closed to the public as of Monday, March 23 until further notice. While buildings are closed, the Region will continue to provide critical services to residents and businesses. The … Continue reading

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Meet our Starter Company Plus Participants & Grant Recipients!

In November 2019, the Halton Small Business Centre kicked off its second phase of the Starter Company Plus program. The program supports aspiring entrepreneurs looking to build their small businesses. The program provides training, mentoring and an opportunity to receive … Continue reading

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Halton Small Business Centre & Global Business Centre – 2019 Year in Review

As we prepare for 2020, we look back at our exciting 2019 successes and accomplishments at the Halton Small Business Centre and Global Business Centre! First and foremost, we are thankful for our clients. It’s been a privilege to assist … 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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Introducing our grant recipients from Cohort #3 of Starter Company Plus!

The third cohort of the Halton Small Business Centre’s Starter Company Plus program launched in April 2018, and saw participants embarking on a journey of training, mentoring and business plan development – all leading up to a grant pitch competition … Continue reading

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Summer Company 2018 Kick-Off!

On July 5th the Halton Small Business Centre hosted a kick-off event to celebrate and introduce our new 2018 Summer Company program participants. The Summer Company program helps enterprising students between the ages of 15 and 29 start and run their own summer … Continue reading

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Halton hosts women’s small business event: The Strategy of Problem Solving

On June 26th, 2018, the Halton Small Business Centre hosted a business event for local female entrepreneurs. The event provided attendees with an opportunity to hear from a panel of industry experts and peers share their own experiences, participate in … Continue reading

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5 Tips to Network like a Pro

A good network is invaluable. It can help amplify your company’s message, connect you to the right services, and offer a support system during what may be trying times as an entrepreneur. With that being said, it can also be … Continue reading

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Halton Celebrates National Economic Development Week!

On May 7th, Halton Economic Development celebrated National Economic Development Week (May 7-12) with an Open House to engage, inform, and educate our colleagues about the programs and services we offer to help new and existing businesses flourish in Halton … Continue reading

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