Tag Archives: Business Development Bank of Canada

Does your local business need to be online?

Last week, during Small Business Week I had the privilege of attending an event hosted by the Business Development Bank of Canada -“Start Small and Win Big on the Web”. For national brands, virtual services and online retailers, the need … Continue reading

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The Halton Region Small Business Centre Launches Its Partnership With The Canadian Youth Business Foundation

The Launch On Wednesday January 25, the Halton Region Small Business Centre officially launched its partnership with the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) at an event held at the Halton Regional Centre. Guests heard greetings from Regional Chair Gary Carr, … Continue reading

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Strategic Alliances – Bridging the Gap!

You may have read in the news recently that Globe Careers had formed a strategic alliance with Eluta.ca, a job search engine, to create a new platform for employers and job-seekers.  The new service combines The Globe and Mail’s audience … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs are born not made – Really?

The idea that entrepreneurs are “born that way” has been the topic of debate in business schools for years (sorry Lady Gaga). Perhaps this statement would be accurate if we were all born with an assigned task such as auto … Continue reading

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Resources for the Different Stages of Entrepreneurship – Part 1

One of our goals is to empower small and medium-sized enterprises and provide the tools to achieve success.  By supporting entrepreneurialism, Halton Region’s Small Business Centre aims to boost the  potential of increased employment opportunities in communities across Halton.  We … Continue reading

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