Five Networking Secrets From a Professional Spy

  5 Networking Secrets From A Professional Spy Five tradecraft techniques, learned as a Private Investigator that, used in good faith, might just help you land the next big client…and maybe even gain a lifelong friend. Source: https://www.fastcompany.com/3036637/hit-the-ground-running/5-networking-secrets-from-a-professional-spy 6 Small Business Funding Myths Intimidated by the idea of obtaining a small-business loan?  Read more aboutLearn More
  • 16 Jan, 2017
  • Albert Madill
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Four Tips for Starting a Small Business

4 Tips for Success When Starting a Small Business When starting a small business, you may wish to consider doing so while you are still working. Being employed means money in your pocket while you’re going through the start-up process Read more to learn a 4 other ideas for successfully starting a small business. Source: http://www.wocfdca.com/blog/tips-success-when-starting-small-businessLearn More
  • 3 Jan, 2017
  • Albert Madill
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Three Reasons why an Entrepreneur needs a Coach

Weekly Social Media Content 3 Reasons Why Every Entrepreneur Needs a Coach Business coaches and mentors can provide layers of value to the small business owner. By helping spot your weak points, give objective outside counsel, and hold you accountable to your goals. Source: http://www.inc.com/clate-mask/why-every-entrepreneur-needs-a-coach.htmlLearn More
  • 3 Jan, 2017
  • Albert Madill
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Five Mistakes You’re making on your Website

Your website is your company’s virtual storefront, but poor information architecture and content strategy can turn clients away. Here are five mistakes you might be making on your website, and how to fix them. Source: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/sb-marketing/five-mistakes-youre-making-on-your-website/article31983047/ 3 Smart Ways to Manage Your Business’ Commercial Loans For many business owners, commercial loans are a necessity toLearn More
  • 20 Dec, 2016
  • Albert Madill
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4 Reasons to Take Advantage of Business Consulting Services

Starting up your own business can be stressful and exciting all at the same time. However, if you’re feeling more stressed out than excited, there are 4 main reasons why you should seek out business consulting services: A fresh perspective. If you want to find ways to improve employee performance or solve internal problems but findLearn More
  • 20 Dec, 2016
  • Albert Madill
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How NOT to Introduce Yourself!

How NOT to Introduce Yourself Networking is one of the most challenging skills you may have to learn in the world of business. Avoid these 8 common mistakes when introducing yourself, and learn how to do it correctly. Source: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20141201071701-64875646-how-not-to-introduce-yourself 4 Important Components of a Business Plan While all business plans may contain a variety sectionsLearn More
  • 14 Dec, 2016
  • Albert Madill
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Helpful Tips

Five mistakes you’re making on your website Your website is your company’s virtual storefront, but poor information architecture and content strategy can turn clients away. Here are five mistakes you might be making on your website, and how to fix them. Source: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/sb-marketing/five-mistakes-youre-making-on-your-website/article31983047/ 3 Smart Ways to Manage Your Business’ Commercial Loans For many businessLearn More
  • 6 Dec, 2016
  • Albert Madill
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Key Business Startup Steps to Remember

Remember These Key Steps When Starting Your Business Starting your own business is difficult but not impossible. To succeed you need to start soundly. Here is a short list of things to get you off on the right foot. Be Certain You Have the Right Permits  Regardless of what industry you will open your businessLearn More
  • 24 Mar, 2015
  • Albert Madill
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Year 26 Annual General Meeting

Celebration and recognition of Twenty-Six Years of Community Service was the theme of the Twenty-Sixth Annual General Meeting for the Norfolk District Business Development Corporation (NDBDC) held in November at the Greens at Renton in Renton.  Forty people attended the breakfast format AGM.  The corporation celebrated the announcement of the new name for the organization “Venture Norfolk”Learn More
  • 18 Dec, 2014
  • Gord Potts
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