Success in business is not an accident. It starts with being clear about where you are now, where you need to improve in every aspect of your operation…and how you’ll fix what needs fixing.
Teresa Shaver, Executive Director of the Business Advisory Centre Durham Inc. chats with Ross Libbey from Your Bottom Line, BACD Referral Partner about their business and the services they offer.
The only difference between people who want to be entrepreneurs and the ones who actually are is the work and the risk of getting started.
When starting a small business there are many considerations and decisions to make about your business, least of all the legal contracts or documents you need as well. Here is a list of standard legal contracts and policies that are important and might be required for your business.
BACD offers weekly business training workshops. These workshops are free to attend and are run weekly by our business advisors. We cover business planning, marketing and sales and financials and operations over these workshops.
Thank you to everyone who joined us Do It In Durham Entrepreneurship Week 2020 - online! 2020 has been a year that no one thought could ever happen. It has challenged people and businesses in so many ways.
Do you know which business structure you want to choose? It depends on many factors and there are no simple rules for selecting which will be right for your business.
“Registering” a business most often refers to registering the name of a business. In Ontario, it is a legal requirement to register your business name if you are operating a sole proprietorship (1 owner) or partnership (more than 1 owner) under a business name other than your exact legal name.
The Business Model Canvas is a model commonly used to help define the components of your business. It offers an interactive way to look at your business idea as well as a way to test your idea and its validity.
Here is a list of the business guides and how to guides that may help you with information, rules and regulations for your industry as well as any programs and services that can help you achieve your goals.