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The AHA! Moments

An AHA! Moment is that moment of sudden realization, inspiration, recognition or comprehension that can be a turning point. When it comes to small business, AHA! Moments can significantly impact business success or growth.  These moments can come from listening … Continue reading

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The Power of Strong Partnerships

In my recent experience, many of the clients I see visiting us at the Small Business Centre are struggling to afford the people power they need to get their businesses off the ground. Many need to hire the engineer, designer … Continue reading

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Is Failure a Bad Thing?

We learn from a very early age that it is important to succeed in life and that  failure is to be avoided at all costs. First of all, let’s take a look at what the word failure really means. According … Continue reading

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Want To Know What Your Customers Really Think? Ask Them!

An entrepreneur was recently asked: ”What do your customers think about your service?” The response was: “I don’t really know and haven’t really thought about it because I’ve had no complaints and besides I’m afraid if I ask it might … Continue reading

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ROC in Halton! (Return on Conversation)

“I only wish I could find an institute that teaches people how to listen. Business people need to listen at least as much as they need to talk. Too many people fail to realize that real communication goes in both … Continue reading

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Never Wing Your Elevator Pitch!

What is an elevator pitch? It’s the quick, concise summary of what your company makes or does. The name elevator pitch or elevator speech, reflects the idea that it should be possible to deliver the summary in the time span … Continue reading

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