Archive for September, 2016

What marketing materials should you have for an investor pitch?

Saturday, September 24th, 2016

The chance to pitch your small business to a potential investor is exciting and nerve-wracking. It’s a big step towards your small business’ success, and you may be wondering what you need to bring along. Do you bring a laptop to show off your website? Three dozen business cards? No business cards? Our GoForth Expert […]

Does your small business have a plan for emergencies?

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Finding financing, researching your target market, and setting a price point are the kinds of things people usually think about when they start the journey into entrepreneurship. However, it’s also a wise idea to plan for emergencies such as power outages or floods. These emergencies may be isolated, but they can deal your small business a […]

Small business blog posts we liked this week

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

We hope you’ve had a great week in your small business. Why not take a break and read some inspiring stories from entrepreneurs just like you? Here are some small business blog posts we liked this week: Tech firms tap underused talent: workers over 30 at the Globe and Mail 6 Entrepreneurship Lessons From Family Businesses at […]

Home-based small business deductions

Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

If you’re running your small business from home, you may be able to make home-based business tax deductions. Find out how!