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 […]

Small business blog posts we liked this week

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Inspiration from the small business world.

Costs of opening a franchise

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

We break down all the different costs associated with opening a franchise.

The difference between a franchise and a chain

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

Franchises and chains may look the same on the surface, but they’re quite different.

The perks and snags of franchising

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Just what goes into starting and running a Canadian franchise? Find out the perks and snags you might face.