Tag Archives: CYBF

Small Business Resources for New Canadians

If you are new to Canada and interested in starting a business, the Halton Region Small Business Centre can help. We offer one-on-one consultations, educational and networking sessions and a business resource library.  Come to one of our general information … Continue reading

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Canadian Youth Business Foundation – Important Mentorship and Financial Support for Halton’s Young Entrepreneurs.

Our last two blogs have showcased programs designed to help youth get a strong start in small business– Summer Company and Starter Company. This week we’d like to conclude the series by talking about the third of our three programs … Continue reading

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Are you engaging a mentor as you start and grow your business?

Last week I had the opportunity to attend a conference with our partners from the Canadian Youth Business Foundation. Through CYBF’s new mentorship resources, I learned that “Research has shown that 70% of businesses that receive mentoring survive for five … Continue reading

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Halton Celebrates Entrepreneurship Week 2013

Each year in November, Halton celebrates Entrepreneurship Week with various events and activities that support and foster the development and growth of Entrepreneurship. This year there are a host of events for entrepreneurs to take part in from Monday, November … Continue reading

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The Halton Region Small Business Centre: we are here to help!

Did you know that the Small Business Centre helps entrepreneurs who are thinking of starting, and/or growing a business?Whether you’re thinking about opening a business, formulating your business plan, or expanding an established company, the Halton Region Small Business Centre … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings!

Another busy year is wrapping up at Halton Region Small Business Centre. In 2012 we: hired a third business consultant  officially launched the Canadian Youth Business Foundation program established a new outreach program for New Canadians  increased our presence in … Continue reading

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Services For Youth Aim To Build A Stronger Future

“Wow, the services  you offer  at the Halton Region Small Business Centre are amazing!”  We often hear that comment from our clients during our first meeting. The one-on-one consultation services we offer help entrepreneurs with first steps, resources and research … Continue reading

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