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  • How To Put Together A Good PowerPoint Presentation

    How To Put Together A Good PowerPoint Presentation

    Presentations are inevitable in business today, whether it comes from presenting something to a client or communicating to your staff. The most widely used software to create a presentation is Micr...

  • How To Run An Effective Meeting

    How To Run An Effective Meeting

    Meetings are a necessary part of running a business and or organization. Meetings encourage teamwork, development and information sharing. Although meetings do take some time, they are very importa...

  • How To Improve Your Search Engine Optimization

    How To Improve Your Search Engine Optimization

    Search engine optimization (SEO) is an essential part of your online presence. It helps improve your website’s search result rankings, so potential customers looking for the services and products y...

  • Time Management: Urgent Versus Important

    Time Management: Urgent Versus Important

    Do you ever feel like the majority of your time is spent putting out fires and dealing with one urgent matter after the next? As business owners, we’re often faced with having too much to do and no...

  • Business Benefits Of Community Involvement

    Business Benefits Of Community Involvement

    Businesses that inspire community involvement see many benefits including happier staff and loyal clientele; they also differentiate themselves from their competitors.When incorporating community s...

  • How To Create A Successful Mission Statement

    How To Create A Successful Mission Statement

    A business’s mission helps a business focus on the steps needed to succeed.  A mission statement is just as crucial as a business plan. The idea of a mission statement is to capture a few concise s...

  • How To Protect Your Business From Fraud

    How To Protect Your Business From Fraud

    In this day and age, all companies are susceptible to fraud in one way or another. Small businesses are most vulnerable as they have only a few key people making decisions in limited concentrated p...

  • How To Stay Mindful In The Business World

    How To Stay Mindful In The Business World

    With all of the hustle and bustle in today’s business world, it can be difficult to stay on track. Multitasking is not as popular as it once was, in fact, multitasking can cause you to lose sight o...

  • A Salute To Small Business Month

    A Salute To Small Business Month

    The month of October is Small Business Month. It’s a great way to celebrate entrepreneurs and acknowledge their contributions to our economy.In Canada, a small business is defined as a company havi...

  • How To Get Started With Social Media Networking

    How To Get Started With Social Media Networking

    Social media has become a driving force in business success. It helps with improving marketing efforts, nurturing relationships with your customers, and generating new business. With so many social...

  • How To Create A Loyal Customer Base

    How To Create A Loyal Customer Base

    Customer retention is key to maintaining a healthy, profitable business. It’s more costly and time consuming to try and win over new customers than it is to nurture relationships with existing ones...

  • Top 10 Tips For Writing Funding Proposals

    Top 10 Tips For Writing Funding Proposals

    Whether you are a Business Owner, Economic Development Professional, or representing a Non Profit Organization, you are likely to come across an opportunity to apply for funding. While there are ma...