Tag Archives: exporting

Data Insights – Halton exporters forecast strong growth

Nearly one in three Halton businesses exported products or services last year. Of these, 64% exported products, 21% exported services, and 15% exported both. Given Halton Region’s strategic location and proximity to major transportation corridors and the United States market … Continue reading

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2016 – New Year, New Beginning

With the beginning of the year we typically see many new clients who want to take the first step into entrepreneurship. At the Halton Small Business Centre, we can help make those first steps easy. We want to ensure that … Continue reading

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Low Hanging Fruit

You are probably reading the title of this blog and thinking to yourself: what does this have to do with small business? Low hanging fruit is a metaphor for opportunities that are right in front of you.  It is such … Continue reading

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Target Specifically When Tackling World Markets

When we speak with clients who are thinking of trading domestically, we advise them to choose: specific geographic regions with appropriate demographics, and psychographics that match their highest probability buyers. This allows companies to make sure they are selling products … Continue reading

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Invest in Yourself: Make Time for Education

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”  Nelson Mandela Education can change the world, as Nelson Mandela has shown. It can also have an impact on you and your business. Today we live … Continue reading

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