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How to recover emotionally from business failure

Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

Of the 150,000 small businesses that start in Canada every year, only half will see their fifth birthday. Failure in some form is experienced by all entrepreneurs at some point. It may be a fairly minor setback, or it may be a more major deal. In any case, it can take a toll on your […]

Entrepreneurial inspiration from Oprah Winfrey

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

At GoForth, we’ve designed our industry-leading small business training to help you ensure you do get paid. We love when entrepreneurs make money! However, we thought this quote from Oprah Winfrey was an interesting metric to help you gauge your passion for your small business. It’s estimated that about 60% of new business ideas are related […]

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 […]

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