Ontario Chamber of Commerce Releases a Bill 148 Handbook for Small Business

Four Connections to Boost Your Business

by Sandra Kahale   Networking can be a real boost to your business. But it takes more than reciting your elevator pitch and handing out business cards to succeed. The real power of networking doesn’t lie in small talk and stacks of business cards, but rather in real conversations, real connections, and the opportunity to …

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What is the Shortest Path between You and Revenue?

Does Your Business Have a Mentor? Businesses That Have Mentors Double Their Survival Rates Having a business mentor is an opportunity to benefit from the experience of seasoned business professionals to overcome challenges, grow your business, improve your knowledge base, and achieve business success.  While more than half of all businesses fold within the first …

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5 Community Future Facts

1 – When your business succeeds, so do we. At CFDC, our goal is to help your business succeed.  We provide business loans and expert advice.  We are here to mentor you along the way because we are as invested in your community’s future as you are.   2 – Our community loan fund invests …

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Writing A Business Plan

The Centre For Business has created a video to assist you in writing your Business Plan.

Our Success Stories

The following videos have been created to show how the Centre For Business can help your business.  

Community Futures Network of Canada Success Stories

QUESTION: What has 269 offices, 1360 staff, 3415 volunteers, has assisted in the creation of over 495,800 jobs and invested in excess of $4.2 billion into the rural Canadian economy?ANSWER: The Community Futures Network of Canada. This great video highlights some of the successes that our CF network has achieved. CLICK VIDEO LINK BELOW: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1PkgjCIfxE&feature=youtu.be