The “non-formal education sector” is taking hold with entrepreneurs

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Technology – and the ease of access to technology – is changing the way people approach small business training. We’re entrepreneurs too, so we know all the hurdles small business owners are up against: Lack of time; need for income; friends and family; and the little thing called being a small business owner. We’ve spent […]

Read Dr. Leslie Roberts’ interview with Mompreneur magazine

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

A few days ago, we told you of Dr. Leslie Roberts’ interview with Mompreneur magazine. You can read the interview right here – find out how Dr. Roberts started GoForth Institute to offer comprehensive and affordable Canadian small business training, and learn why small business education is so important. Thanks again, Mompreneur!

The unique challenges faced by women in entrepreneurship

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

This month at GoForth Institute, we’re highlighting women in small business. With good reason, too – women own or manage 40% of Canada’s businesses and are starting small businesses at a record rate. However, with every type of entrepreneurship comes a unique set of challenges, and female entrepreneurs are no different. What are the major […]

Throne speech highlights support for Canadian small business

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

Wednesday’s Throne Speech, delivered by Governor-General Michaelle Jean, outlined objectives for the Conservative government to achieve this year. Among these objectives was increased support for Canadian small business. According to an article in the Calgary Herald, The government plans to boost employment with a focus on new education programs, skills training and new infrastructure that […]