Business Resources

Business Resources

 

We have gathered an extensive collection of online resources to share with you on a wide range of topics to help sources all relevant information when planning and financing a business. Contact us today to learn more by emailing noreenc@pace-cf.on.ca

 

 

Funding and Assistance in new programs
Next Level Program with NWO Innovation Centre
nwoinnovation.ca/next-level

 

New Business and Business Plans
Steps to starting a business and how to create a business plan
canada.ca/en/services/business/start.html

sbs-spe.feddevontario.canada.ca/business-plan-guide

 

Trailblazer program from Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre
The Trail Blazer program is a program for early-stage startups. The program is designed to take you through the necessary steps to identify your market and validate your idea.
nwoinnovation.ca/trailblazer

 

BDC - Steps to Starting a Business or Buying a Business
bdc.ca/start-buy-business/start-business

bdc.ca/start-buy-business/buy-business

 

Business Plan Essentials – Future Entrepreneurs
futurpreneur.ca/business-plan-essentials

 

Government of Canada's Business Benefits Finder
canada.ca/business-benefits-finder



PARO & GoForth Institute Online Education
airtable.com/shr6DdzsXDa0eqBMS

 

Money & Finance Resources:
Finance Resources from BDC
bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/money-finance

 

Small & Medium Enterprises
NOW Program - for small to medium enterprises
lambac.org/now/

 

Small Business/Entrepreneurial Resources from BDC
bdc.ca/entre/covid19-cash-flow-assessment

bdc.ca/ent/business-assessments/cash-flow

 

Business Techniques & Surviving in Tough Times:
Entrepreneurial Potential Self Assessment
bdc.ca/self-assessment-test-your

 

Financial survival techniques for entrepreneurs
cpacanada.ca/the-cpa-profession/financial-literacy

 

Innovator Membership Program
nwoinnovation.ca/innovator-member

 

Tips for Entrepreneurs - How to thrive in tough times
bdc.ca/defin/how-to-thrive-in-tough-times

 

Business Women and Young Entrepreneurs:
Enterprising Indigenous Women
paro.ca/enterprising-indigenous-women

 

Business to Business (B2B) Vendor Database - PARO
paro.ca/b2b-vendor-database

 

Resources from BDC for young entrepreneurs
bdc.ca/i-am/young-entrepreneur

 

Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurship Program
Limited funding – opened April 2021
nadf.org/youth-entrepreneurs


Technology:
Soft Landing: Scale From Home program
A new tech funding program; launched by Canada's Tech Network
Our partners at Canada's Tech Network have launched a new tech funding program; Soft Landing: Scale from Home. It offers qualified, established Canadian startups and scale-ups exposure to business opportunities by offering up to $4,000 CAD in reimbursable business expenses to help generate net-new sales revenue or investment.
nwoinnovation.ca/soft-landing-from-home

 

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