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Classification system used to find goods and services on will change by 2017

June 18, 2015 - 0 comments

Do you do business with the government? The codes that apply to the goods or services you supply will soon change.

A diversified team is the key to strong leadership

June 15, 2015 - 0 comments

You can develop a strong team of leaders for your business by hiring employees with different skills and perspectives.

The Best of the West: Registering your business in B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan made easier

June 11, 2015 - 0 comments

Learn how this agreement reduces paperwork and provides expansion opportunities for your business if it is based in B.C., AB or SK.

Perfect planning — Get started in the event and conference planning business

June 08, 2015 - 0 comments

Thinking of becoming an event or conference planner? These tips may help you plan for a successful business.

Your guide to exporting or expanding to international markets

June 04, 2015 - 0 comments

Find out everything you need to expand abroad, be it to tackle the U.S. or overseas markets, or to improve the results of your existing foreign venture.

Sole proprietorship — Make your ideas work for you

June 01, 2015 - 0 comments

Learn more about starting a sole proprietorship.

Prime Minister's Volunteer Awards — for businesses working to build a better Canada

May 28, 2015 - 0 comments

Celebrate businesses, non-profits, and individuals who make a difference — send your nominations to the Prime Minister's Volunteer Awards until June 30, 2015.

Carve out your niche as a specialty trade contractor

May 25, 2015 - 0 comments

Consider potential niches when starting your specialty trade contracting business.

Is your small business prepared to deal with an emergency?

May 19, 2015 - 0 comments

Learn what to include in an emergency preparedness plan for your business.

Monitor your business performance with NAICS

May 14, 2015 - 0 comments

Learn about the North American Industry Classification System and how to find the right code for your business.

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