Canada Business Network Blog
How social media can be used by social enterprises
Are you a social entrepreneur? Find out how to use various channels to make contacts, sustain relationships, identify needs and discover new resources.
Feeling the pressure? Adapt and innovate to counter the competition
Caught between big box competition and online pricing? You need a game plan that lets you stand your ground. Your survival and success depend on innovation.
The rewards of applying for business awards
Learn how investing time and resources into an award application can pay off in ways you may not have considered.
Business Women + Business Networks = Business Growth
As a business woman in international trade, find out how you can build your network to grow your business abroad.
Be trend savvy and keep your competitive edge
Learn how to use the latest consumer trends to create new products and experiences.
Going beyond the pitch: Why action results in successful self-promotion
Are you consistent in following through after you've made your pitch? Learn how taking action is the best self-promotion.
Small businesses — if you never give up, you never fail
Take a look at different strategies to help keep your business on track.
The Gender Agenda: Gaining Momentum
Are you a Canadian woman entrepreneur interested in growing your business globally? The Trade Commissioner Service is here to help.
QR codes: Smart marketing for smartphones
Use QR codes to target your mobile audience and drive traffic to your website.
Budget-friendly tips for advertising your small business
Use creative thinking to avoid expensive methods of traditional marketing. Try a combination of social media tools, grassroots public relations and other ways to promote your business.