Knock down business barriers at Small Business Week

Small and medium-sized businesses account for 99.9 per cent of all Canadian companies and employ close to 90 per cent of private sector workers, according to the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). To honour Canada’s hard-working job engine, the BDC celebrates Small Business Week by encouraging opportunities to bring entrepreneurs together at conferences, luncheons… Continue reading Knock down business barriers at Small Business Week

Mississauga Board of Trade: Small Business Week Expo

Date: 10/21/2015 Time: 4:00 PM TO 6:00 PM Microsoft Canada 1950 Meadowvale Blvd. Mississauga, ON L5N 8L9 Phone: (905) 273-6151 MBOT’s Small Business Week Expo is a celebration of entrepreneurs and their contribution to Mississauga’s economy. This event gives businesses the opportunity to display their products or services, discover new businesses and network with other prominent… Continue reading Mississauga Board of Trade: Small Business Week Expo

The Value of Microsoft BizSpark: An Entrepreneur’s Perspective

Mississauga, ON – August 14, 2012 – The Altitude Accelerator recently joined Microsoft as a Network Partner of the BizSpark Program. This collaboration allows RIC clients and other start-ups connected to RIC to gain access to the latest Microsoft tools and technologies to assist them in growing their business. At no cost, start-ups obtain instant… Continue reading The Value of Microsoft BizSpark: An Entrepreneur’s Perspective

Startup Switches from GPS tracking to Smartphone Compass

By: Fatema Fatakdawala  Think of an underground subway or your nearest Costco where GPS signals do not reach; for that matter, any large department store that may use an indoor-tracker for targeted marketing of their products to customers that are standing in front of them. Indoor Atlas, a startup based in Finland, is using the… Continue reading Startup Switches from GPS tracking to Smartphone Compass

Successful Companies Have One Thing in Common…

By Misha Waheed Understanding the Need for Innovation Resources The world’s most successful companies have one thing in common: they spend a great deal of resources on innovation. Big giants, such as Google, Apple and Microsoft manage to make money because they are constantly offering exciting new products and services to their customers. Google, for… Continue reading Successful Companies Have One Thing in Common…