Archive for April, 2018

Best ways to anticipate your customer needs

Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Businesses are facing a profound challenge that becomes increasingly relevant every day: anticipating customer needs. The market is changing lightning-fast these days, so if you are not planning and preparing a solution for tomorrow’s customers, you may be heading for a big disappointment and don’t even realize it. Why should one plan solutions for tomorrow’s […]

Why is creativity important for entrepreneurs?

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

When many of us hear the word “creativity,” we think of artistic pursuits. However, creativity is more than that – and it’s important for entrepreneurs to cultivate. Creativity is the ability to view the world in new ways, to find hidden patterns, to make connections between seemingly unrelated things and to find solutions. It’s often associated […]

How to kick-start your business creativity

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Do you think you’re creative? No matter what you think, the answer is probably “yes!” We are all creative in our own ways, whether it’s viewing the world in new ways, finding hidden patterns, or making connections between seemingly unrelated things and finding solutions. Creativity is the basis of innovation, and also the source of […]

Small business legal issues: Tips from entrepreneurs

Saturday, April 7th, 2018

When we spoke with Canadian entrepreneurs, the topic of legalities, applications, documents and filing were a major area of concern. Small business owners told us stories of getting hit with fines and lump sums of taxes due that they didn’t see coming. Whether you’re unaware or forgetful of legal issues, you won’t get away with […]