Blogs Archive (2013)

Managing Your Email Effectively (Part 2 of 2)

Aug 1, 2013
Last week in the first of our two part series “Managing your Email Effectively” we offered a list of simple tips and tricks designed to help manage and perhaps the number of emails you receive any day. However, we are well aware that even by following all of the suggestions we gave that the emails in your inbox will not magically disappear.

Managing Your Email Effectively (Part 1 of 2)

Jul 24, 2013
Email has become an integral part of our day to day lives, both personally and in business. However, most of us are now inundated by the non-stop emails that fill our inboxes.

Small Business Access to Financing Report Summary

Jul 17, 2013
The Small Business Access to Financing: Request and Approval Rates, Interest Rates and Collateral Requirements (2000-10) report by Daniel Seens was just released by Industry Canada. This report brought together and analyzed the results of two surveys: the Survey on Financing of Small and Medium Enterprises and the Credit Conditions Survey.

Overview of the Start-Up Visa Program

Jun 26, 2013
There is a new Canadian visa program targeting foreign entrepreneurs that has been in the news frequently in recent weeks.

Demographic Information on Aboriginal Entrepreneurs and Businesses

Jun 21, 2013
As it is now over halfway through National Aboriginal History Month and today is National Aboriginal Day we felt it was important to write a post about the demogra

Learning Initiatives for Rural and Northern BC: 2013 - Apply Now!

Jun 6, 2013
Learning Initiatives for Rural and Northern BC (LIRN BC) is a collaborative approach to building on the capacities of rural, remote and Northern British Columbian communities. And we are delighted to be partering with this great initiative!

Funding & Financing for Aboriginal Entrepreneurs

Jun 5, 2013
June 1st marked the start of National Aboriginal History Month in Canada. As such, we felt that it was important to put a