10 great ways to market your business, including: networking, maintaining a database, newsletters, brochures, flyers, presentations, etc.
Business insurance is a key part of business planning, you need to know how much you need; coverage for life events, property, workers, and liability; where to buy; choosing an advisor; and considering group insurance.
A business plan is not just for obtaining financing, there are other benefits to planning. Be prepared to discuss the industry, your services/products, management, marketing, equipment, operations, financial projections and risks.
To help you decide whether or not entrepreneurship is your next career move, it’s important to challenge some common myths.
Sanning Cheng of BDO Dunwoody LLP, Chartered Accountants and Advisors
Learn when to hire employees; how to find and pick the best candidate; how much to pay employees; and other tips for employers.
What is good debt vs. bad debt. How to effectively borrow money and leverage debt. Using debt as an effective financial tool.
It is never too early to think about retirement and succession plans. Think about passing the business on to the next generation, or selling the business as exit strategies.
Plan for retirement as a business owner or self-employed individual. Learn about RRSPs, reducing tax rate, individual pension plans, insured retirement plan, and savings.