The six types of entrepreneurs

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

There are many types of entrepreneurs in Canada, and we like to think of it as a spectrum of activity. Are you already in business and curious what other entrepreneurs like you are up to? Are you thinking of getting into business and wondering what your options are? These are six of the more common […]

Is entrepreneurship really for you? Here’s how to find out

Saturday, September 1st, 2018

Entrepreneurship is a great dream for many Canadians. But the reality is, many Canadians are not ready for it – and that’s okay! It may be that you might be ready for it later on, after life circumstances change or you take small business training to learn the skills you don’t have yet. How can […]

7 types of entrepreneurs

Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Entrepreneurship isn’t a one-size-fits all model. There are different kinds of small businesses, and there are different kinds of entrepreneurs. Below is a list of the¬†seven most common types of entrepreneurs. Which type¬†– or combination of types – are you? 1) Home-based Home-based entrepreneurs are self-employed. They run their business alone or with just a […]

Our favourite small business blog posts of 2010

Friday, December 31st, 2010

GoForth Institute’s favourite blog posts of 2010.