Canada Business Network Blog
What's in a name? Business value!
Protecting your business name helps minimize risk and maximize your brand equity.
Pitcher perfect – Wooing angel investors
If you need a new source of financing to start or expand your business, consider pitching to angel investors.
Answers to your questions — Expert advice for you and your Quebec business
Take advantage of the guest advisor service offered by Info entrepreneurs and speak with a business plan management professional, accountant or lawyer.
Statistics Canada's CANSIM: A check-up for your business plan
The CANSIM socio-economic database can help revive your business plan. You can access this database for free online.
Group buying discount: Friend or foe to your business?
Every day the Internet is full of deals being offered by group discount sites. Should your business jump on board?
Production planning: Show 'em you can do it
Our guest blogger, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, provides part 3 of 4 of a series on developing a strong business plan.
Canadian Importers Database: Free information at your fingertips
Use this online tool to locate importers across the country, generate sales leads and make your business research easier.
Exporting? Protect your intellectual property
If you plan to expand your markets, make sure that you know how to protect your creative ideas and designs outside Canada. Safeguard your competitive edge.
Executive summaries: A key part of your business plan
Our guest blogger, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, provides part 2 of 4 of a series on developing a strong business plan.
Do your homework: Market research leads to business success
Getting ready to start a business? Find out how market research can give you the information you need to make your business a success.