Canada Business Network Blog
Is your elevator pitch ready?
Can you sell someone on your business in sixty seconds or less? Sometimes a minute is all you have; make sure you are ready.
Let trade data help you expand your exports
There are approximately 200 countries in the world. Use trade data to discover which ones might be the best export markets for your products.
Internships: Where knowledge meets know-how
Find out more about internships and why hiring an intern could be a win-win for your business.
Social media: Is your business part of the conversation?
Find out how you can use social media for marketing, customer service, hiring, and more.
Take action on essential skills in your workplace: It's worth it!
Our guest blogger, the Office of Literacy and Essential Skills, explains how to implement essential skills training in your workplace.
Commercializing your concept — Consider your options
Find out about access to various resources such as funding, support and research facilities as you transform your ideas into products for the marketplace.
Skill-testing questions: Do you know the answer?
Find out what you need to know about promotional contests.
Are your customers creditworthy?
When clients don't pay, it can be a nightmare for small businesses. Learn how to protect your cash flow and check your clients' credit.
Feel, Look, Flip: Tips for handling Canada's new bank notes
Find out what you and your employees need to know to handle the new polymer bank notes.
Do you have international competitors?
Whether you are doing business only in Canada or around the world, trade data can help you learn more about your international competitors.