Canada Business Network Blog
Buying a business? Aim for a smooth transition
Consider the advantages to buying a business and how to make the most of the previous owner's experience during the transition period.
Branding: Defining your business' personality
Think about what makes your business unique when defining your brand. Why should customers choose your product or service over others?
The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act is now in effect
Our guest blogger, Health Canada, informs you of your responsibilities for ensuring consumer product safety.
Looking forward: The way we pay
What will the future of the payment system look like? Our guest blogger is looking to you for ideas and opinions.
Put it in writing: Ensure you get paid
Think about using good communication and a contract to make sure that you are paid for your work.
Benchmarking: A useful reality check
Discover how benchmarking can act as a reality check to keep your business practices from getting stale.
Conducting a focus group
Conducting a focus group might be an effective way of gathering qualitative data about your business, products or services.
Think outside the country
Importing supplies and products from outside of Canada can help you offer more to your customers without jeopardizing your bottom line.
Project management: Don't run the risk of being unprepared
How can risk management help you improve your ability to complete your projects on time and on budget?
Making a statement: What is your business' vision?
Create a strong vision statement to keep your business on track, attract customers and inspire employees.