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Sole Proprietorship and General Partnership

What business structure is ideal for your business?  The majority of businesses are sole proprietorship (a business owned by one person) or general partnership (a business owned by two or more individuals).  What are some advantages and disadvantages of setting … Continue reading

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Looking To Take That Next Step In E-Business? Check Out The Small Business Internship Program

A few months ago, we hosted an E-business series that included topics ranging from creating a website to selling products online and how to measure the success of your website.  Many of the participants left the series with hopes of … Continue reading

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Researching a Business Name (Part II)

You have decided to register your business name.  How do you know if someone else is already using this business name?  Once you’ve registered the name, can someone else also register the name?  How do you protect the name? 

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Registering your business name – Please, take your time!

We can’t tell you how many clients rush into our small business centre to register their business name having spent virtually no time or thought on what their business name should be.  Some clients have actually thought up a name … Continue reading

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