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Turning your hobby into a successful business

Whether it’s fixing old cars, unleashing your inner artist, or organizing get-togethers for your friends and family, you have a hobby that others find useful. You decide to commodify this pastime and make it into a side business, or even a full-time small business. Now that you’re ready to make the leap, how do you .. read more

On November 9th, 2017, posted in: Business by

3 success tips for small business owners

Being an entrepreneur means that you’ll often figure things out as you go along, without guidance or an established structure to help you navigate. Though it is one of the most exhilarating aspects of the job, it can also be daunting, especially when you’re first starting out. Dan Kelly, CEO of the Canadian Federation of .. read more

On October 10th, 2017, posted in: Business by

5 Ways Marketers Can Jump on the Pokémon Go Craze

Pokémon Go is the latest in digital crazes and everyone’s trying to get in on the conversation. Here’s a look at how brands are getting involved: 1. Brand Awareness It’s no secret the declining bee population will have an affect on the agriculture industry – but most people aren’t thinking twice about the issue. To .. read more

On September 12th, 2016, posted in: Social Media by

How to make working from home work for you

If you’ve ever thought about starting a business out of your home, you’re likely well aware of the great perks it would provide: flexible work hours, being your own boss and of course, skipping the dreaded commute. But before you put the final touches on your new business cards, it’s important to understand the legal .. read more

On January 25th, 2015, posted in: Productivity by