Blogs Archive (2015)

Entrepreneurs and Night Markets

Jun 3, 2015
Ever wondered about testing your business idea at a summer night market?

Industry Overview: Specialty Foods – Organic Foods

May 20, 2015
Specialty foods refer to items that cater to a specific audience such as organic, gluten-free, halal or artisanal food products.

Essential Resources for Social Enterprise and Non-profits

Apr 21, 2015
The fifth annual Canadian Conference on Social Enterprise takes place this week in London, Ontario. In honor of CCSE, we are highlighting some great resources for Canadian social enterprise and non-profits.

Business Research Resources for UBC Alumni

Apr 14, 2015
As alumni, UBC graduates have access to a rich source of business information by getting and registering their UBC Alumni A-card, which grants them access to Business Source Alumni Edition.

Industry Overview: Confectionery

Mar 31, 2015
The Canadian confectionery industry includes establishments engaged in the manufacture of chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery. Chocolates and chocolate confectionery, including chocolate covered candy and nuts, may be made from cacao beans or purchased chocolate.

Tip and Tools to Get You Through Tax Season

Mar 17, 2015
Filing taxes can be a stressful task. Do you know which forms you need? How to calculate your annual allowance? Or the deadline for filing? Here are some helpful links to get you through tax season.