Blogs Archive (2012)

2012: Hottest Industries for Entrepreneurs

Jun 6, 2012
Are you eager to start a business, but not sure which industry to tackle? You’re in luck!  Inc. Magazine has just released their annual list of the top industries for start-ups.

Get Your Company in the Spotlight

May 23, 2012
Tips for Connecting with Traditional Media

Cool Tools: A Few of Our Favorite Marketing Resources

Apr 7, 2012 What it is: Marketing information in the form of a blog, a news database, and a series of tutorials.

How Cultured Is Your Company?

Mar 26, 2012
The Sergay Group defines company culture as "the collective way we do things around here. It involves a learned set of behaviors that is common knowledge to all the participants.

Backing Up Your Business Data

Mar 19, 2012
How often do you back up data from your small business? What technology do you use to do it? How do you decide what information needs to be archived? Your data is as much a part of your business as your products, services, and customers -- and it's nearly impossible to replace once it's gone.

Why Use Web Analytics

Mar 16, 2012
Having a website is a cornerstone to creating an identity and presence for many businesses. It’s your calling card and the first impression that many customers will have of you and your business. Therefore you want to make sure that your website is effective in supporting your goals and the needs of your customers.

Is Group Buying Right For Your Business? - TD Web Seminar

Mar 2, 2012
In February, TD Canada Trust hosted a webinar  called ‘Are deal sites right for your business?' which discussed the phenomenon of group buying and for what businesses it would work best.

Is Your Elevator Pitch Ready?

Feb 29, 2012
Sometimes you only have a few seconds — for example, the length of an elevator ride — to make a good impression. Can you summarize your business and its value to a potential customer confidently and quickly? If not, you need to work on your elevator pitch.

Build A Better World: Start a Co-operative Business!

Feb 20, 2012
It's a great time to consider a cooperative model for your business! The United Nations has declared 2012 the International Year of Co-operatives.   What's a co-operative?