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Data Insights – Halton’s Q2 Economic Performance

Halton Region Economic Development publishes a quarterly newsletter that reports on Halton’s economic performance with respect to development, labour force, and real estate markets. Sign-up here to receive the quarterly report delivered to your inbox. Highlights from the 2018 Q2 … Continue reading

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Finding Your Business Idea

Do you want to be your own boss but have no idea what business to start? Believe it or not, this is a common question for aspiring entrepreneurs.  Ask yourself the questions below to get your creative juices flowing. What … 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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Start & Expand Your Export Journey!

In today’s economy, the “Made In Canada” brand abroad often paves the way for many Canadian exporters to have significant opportunities in international markets. Exporting products and services can help companies expand sales, increase client base, and boost their bottom … Continue reading

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