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Halton Small Business Centre kicks off 2019 Summer Company Program!

On July 11th, the Halton Small Business Centre hosted a kick-off event to celebrate and introduce the 2019 Summer Company program participants.  The participants were joined by Halton Region staff, parents, mentors, and Summer Company alumni. The Summer Company program helps enterprising … Continue reading

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Data Insights – Issue #2 Halton Economic Update

The second issue of the Halton Economic Update has been released! The Halton Economic Update provides recent highlights of our dynamic business community, key economic metrics and updates on development and real estate activity. Read Issue #2 Sign up to … Continue reading

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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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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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