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Happy new year! There is a lot happening in the world of small business, so we have lots to cover. This month’s themes surround the challenges and opportunities that arise with the new year, the issue of cybersecurity and how to protect yourself from such, and, as always, some valuable small business strategies and advice.
We understand times are trying, so as the year comes to an end, now is the time to begin making a plan for maintaining and growing your business in the future. To support you in developing your plan we have come up with some tips to promote your growth.
Small business owners need to stay aware of the changes and movements that are driving business in a post-pandemic world. In this article, 16 members of the Forbes Coaches Council discuss the trends they believe will impact businesses the most in 2022.
At Thinking Capital, information security is paramount to our operations and all stakeholders. As such, our collective teams are devoted to keeping you aware of existing scams and frauds, and assisting you to detect and protect yourself from such. Read this article to learn some easy tips you can follow to keep yourself vigilant, and protect you and your business from scammers.
For business owners, lifestyle creep, also known as lifestyle inflation, can sneak up when least expected. This can entail excess spending, so it's important to manage not only personal lifestyle creep but also business-style creep. The following 5 tips will help business owners manage lifestyle creep personally and for their business to stay afloat
Many small businesses overlook local marketing. Customers today want products and services to solve their problems and personalized service. Realizing this and capitalizing on a local level can be a smart strategic move. Read this article to learn more about local marketing.
Due to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a drastic increase in the amount of people working from home, and the volume of business being conducted online. Because of this, businesses are now facing a much higher risk of cyber-attack. We have compiled some relevant statistics and tips for you to check out.
We are committed to helping you stay safe and flourish during these unpredictable times. That’s why we have compiled the latest updates in federal support and grants for small business owners. Please visit us often, as we will continuously be updating this section with the latest news and updates.
Advice and research for Canadian small businesses from our expert team