Off the Ground Blog

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.

Tags: Compliance, Financial Matters

Listen and Learn: Business School Podcasts »

Mar 2, 2015

Did you know that some of the top-rated business schools in North America produce podcasts? The great thing about podcasts is that you can listen to them anywhere and whenever you have a spare moment- during your commute, or while exercising or running errands.

Tags: Open Education

The Support You Need: Resources for Professional Guidance and Mentorship »

Feb 17, 2015

Your business is a long-term commitment, with frequent surprises and questions along the way. Whether you're just starting out, in the early years of your business, or facing a major change, you'll need the support and guidance of someone who's been there. Use the resources here to find the right mentor for you.

Tags: Aboriginal Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Networking

Senior Start-Ups »

Feb 10, 2015

Five Great Business Books of 2014 »

Feb 2, 2015

So many books, so little time! If you're wondering where to start, try this list of some of the most popular business books of 2014.

Tags: Books, Leadership, Marketing

Private Market Research Firms: Hidden Gems for Free Market Insight »

Jan 27, 2015

Hiring a market research firm to access deep insight into markets is valuable but many times highly costly for young start-ups or small businesses. However, if you know where to look, you can gain access to quality knowledge that top market research companies freely distribute online.

Tags: Doing Research

Image Editing Tools »

Jan 21, 2015

There are a lot of image creation and editing tools available online, many that offer free accounts as well as premium versions. Don’t worry if you’re not a graphic designer—whether you want to make an infographic, edit a photograph, or create visual content for social media, there are tools that can help you do it.

Tags: Applications & Software

Industry Overview: Film Production »

Jan 7, 2015

January not only marks the start of a new year in 2015, but also is the time of year that surrounds us with great new films.

Tags: Doing Research, Industry Trends