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Purchase Orders, Contracts, HR forms, Board Meeting Agendas, Business Plans, and much more at your fingertips! The cost and time required to get these forms when you need them are usually quite large and often require lawyers, accountants, and the like. However, there is a Canadian company that has developed a product called Business in a Box, which we have been using for years that provides more than 2,000 document templates at a very low cost. The templates provided allow you to build whatever form you need in a few minutes. Check out what is available:
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News from organizations supporting startups and businesses of all sizes. These organizations can help you grow business and succeed:
CEED (The Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development) is a Nova Scotia-based organization offering a variety of programs to support all aspects of starting and growing a business. Funding, mentoring, networking, and much more. Great programs to support all startups and entrepreneurs. Check out all they have to offer at: www.ceed.ca
Mitac Increases Payments: For a limited time, Mitac will pay up to 75% of the costs for staff through their program. Check out their website or the link below: https://discover.mitacs.ca/boost-funding-sme/?utm_source=ClickDimension&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=Industry_Newsletter_Email_JUL2021&_cldee=aGFtYmxpbi5qb2huQGdtYWlsLmNvbQ%3d%3d&recipientid=contact-7aad4e73ef56ea11a811000d3af3afcd-c45c8f236d164b8fafa4173260d717e6&utm_source=ClickDimensions&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Industry%20Newsletter&esid=7499f696-62e9-eb11-bacb-0022483c491e
The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) is the best single source for any business to get support and assistance in our region. ACOA provides a wide variety of programs, information, and funding. The ACOA site should be your first stop, Check it out: https://www.canada.ca/en/atlantic-canada-opportunities/services/bis.html
EDC Canada provides a personal link to help you succeed! MyEDC
is your online portal. It offers solutions for all your business needs and resources to help build your financial resiliency. Learn how to increase your access to working capital, craft a strong pitch for financial institutions, and leverage expert advice on embedding economic resilience within your organization.
For local business connections and access to a wide variety of great business-related events check out The Halifax Chamber of Commerce (halifaxchamber.com) or the Chamber in your local community wherever you live.
The Chamber presents an opportunity to network, build contacts and share information with hundreds of local companies. There are also great benefits from becoming a member including a group insurance plan which could be of great value to any startup! Check out their website to find all the benefits that are available and then check out their events section: https://business.halifaxchamber.com/events/calendar Also, check out their main site for access to some great “Support Series” and recorded webinars where you can find a variety of information on programs that can help you and your business!
Another great source to learn about the help available from the government and to get “how-to” information on building and growing a business is canada.ca/en/services/business.html. This site covers a wide variety of programs and provides a wealth of information.
If you are looking for a Canada-wide network to support your startup as well as to see great webinars and podcasts geared to helping startups and to learn key lessons from other startups go to https://www.startupcan.ca/.