Canada Business Network Blog
Starting up instead of slowing down: Starting a business later in life
Consider becoming an entrepreneur instead of winding down your career. Are you ready for the challenge of a start-up at this stage in life?
Setting your own salary: from payoff to premiums
As a small business owner, it's important to pay yourself a salary, but figuring out how much can be a challenging task.
CANSIM data mining made easy for small business
Mine information from 350 Statistics Canada Surveys to better see your markets and make better decisions.
Three tips for a successful business blog
See how blogging can be a cost-effective way to promote your business.
Small Businesses: A priority for the CRA year round
While Small Business Week comes only once a year, the Canada Revenue Agency recognizes your small business needs and continues to find ways to help you do business all year long.
Demos and displays: Do trade shows and their alternatives fit your needs?
Assess your marketing needs before investing in a trade show booth. Could less expensive options do the job? Or is in-person interaction the key to your success?
Reverse mentoring: Get a new perspective on your business!
Are you looking for advice, ideas or support? Find out how reverse mentoring could help your business.
CIPO invites innovative SMEs to participate in roundtable discussions
Seize this opportunity to help improve Canada's intellectual property system. Discussions will be held from November 14 to December 12, 2012.
Keep your marketing fresh; don't let your strategy go stale
Reviewing your marketing strategy on a regular basis is the best way to stay current and to maintain a competitive advantage.
Ready to recruit: Don't let top talent slip away
Always be ready for top talent; when quality people come your way, know how to find a place for them in your business.