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10 High-growth business ideas

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Most small businesses start with a great idea, and sometimes that great idea comes from trends in the world around us. Looking at what’s trending in society, our economy, technology, and government regulations, we think businesses in these areas will grow in the next 10 years. Maybe you’ll find some inspiration here! Nanotechnology The science […]

How can you find a business mentor?

Saturday, August 31st, 2019

A business mentor or advisor can be an invaluable asset to the success of your business. With a mentor, you can ask questions about thorny issues that you’re stuck on, or talk through some strategies. A mentor or advisor isn’t part of your management team, and they can help you be more successful than you […]

Small business blog posts we liked this week

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Here are some of the business-related blog posts and articles we’ve enjoyed lately – including an article featuring one of our fantastic partners! We hope you enjoy these, and let us know if there’s anything you’ve read lately that you found interesting! Sheri Somerville Advocating Business Development In Atlantic Canada in Canadian SME Security Researchers […]

Download our free Start-Up Costs Calculator!

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Start-up costs, the one-time expenses you need to incur before you make your first sale, are one type of cost you’ll need to estimate when starting a small business. Our free Start-Up Costs Calculator is a template that’ll help you get an idea how much it will cost to start your business. Download our free […]

How to write a job description

Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Being able to hire your first employee is a big milestone in a small business. But before you jump in, consider the job description. Why is a job description important? A good job description gives prospective hires a clear idea of what you’re looking for, and will attract people you have in mind. On the […]

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