Tag Archives: Small Business Financing

Meet our Starter Company Plus grant recipients!

In April, the Halton Region Small Business Centre kicked off its Starter Company Plus program. After months of training and mentoring, participants delivered their business plans for review by one of our Business Consultants and a committee of local professionals … Continue reading

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Business Plan Reviews at the Small Business Centre

The written business plan is an important part of building a new venture. While all businesses can benefit from some type of written plan, entrepreneurs seeking financing through formal funding programs will have their plan scrutinized by readers as bankers … Continue reading

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Lesser known sources of financing

When starting or expanding a business venture, one topic that must be addressed is financing. Most entrepreneurs usually think about traditional sources of financing such as loans and grants, however there are other great instruments that are out there that … Continue reading

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Salute to Small Business Month

October 1 once again marks the start of Small Business Month – a month that celebrates and recognizes the contribution that small businesses make to their local communities. With many activities and events taking place across the province, it is … Continue reading

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How to find credible funding information on the internet

Finding credible funding resources online can sometimes be a challenge for entrepreneurs. There is a lot of misinformation about where to look for small business funding and sorting through various websites can be a huge burden for those looking to … 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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