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Register Your Business
A simple and convenient way to register or incorporate your business and build your brand.
Starter Company Plus
Government of Canada
A resource that provides finance, guidance, mentoring and training to early-stage entrepreneurs based in Ontario.
Securing a Business Number
An overview for businesses whether they require a business number or CRA program account.
Hubspot for Startups Program
Hubspot for Startups
A program intended to help Guelph startups grow and scale better – and faster – at a startup-friendly cost.
A resource to help achieve long-term objectives by polishing your business skills, improving your strategic thinking and incorporating business networking into your activities.
Starting a Business
Discover the key steps to starting your own business.
FedDev Ontario -Small Business Services
Access crucial government business information and services.
Struggling to tell the difference between your Ad Valorem and your Phytosanitary Certificate? You’re not alone. Commerce and industry use their own specialized language. Otherwise known as jargon.
Business tools to help you successfully manage, grow and promote your business
Marketing, Sales, and Export
A resource to help develop a marketing plan that draws on business intelligence and identifies opportunities for business development and trade
Learning resources, seminars, and training about intellectual property such as patents, trademarks, and copyright.
Start and Operate a Business
Government of Ontario
Information on Ontario’s economy & how to do business here.
SME Guides and Manuals
World Intellectual Property Organization
Multiple Guids and Manuals
Small Business Loans
Online loan platform where small and medium-sized enterprises can apply for loan financing.
Start Up Financing
Financing options for working capital, fixed assets, fund marketing, franchise purchase, and advisory services.
Coaching for SMEs
Learn to understand and manage the different functions of your organizations.
Economic Development and Trade
Supporting a strong, innovative economy that can provide jobs, opportunities and prosperity for all Ontarians.
Based at York University, we provides services in agreements, industry liaison, commercialization, and entrepreneurship.
Startup Grind Toronto
The largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 2,000,000 entrepreneurs in over 600 chapters.
Support for Startups
The Start & Scale Team is here to help you understand your business, commercialize your product and get you where you want to go.
The THRIVE Podcast for Women Entrepreneurs is all about supporting YOU to start and build a thriving business.
The Art of Fail
Un-edited conversations with entrepreneurs, innovators
For every entrepreneur
A series to help you launch successfully
An ever-growing digital platform for the intellectual property (IP) community to exchange the most useful and helpful tools and resources.
The Daily Grind
Dedicated to inspiring the next great entrepreneur
New way to discover business opportunities and learn about investment trends.
Canada Foundation for Innovation
The mission is to build our nation’s capacity to undertake world-class research and technology development to benefit Canadians.