Business Ownership

Bold & Black: Odeen Eccleston

Bold & Black: Odeen Eccleston

Name: Odeen Eccleston Business: WE Realty Inc. | The Wiltshire Group Industry:Real Estate/Construction   Tanya: I mean, we've talked about your path to entrepreneurship several times, so what was the foundation of your entrepreneurship journey? How's it going for...

Bold & Black: Cheryl Sutherland

Bold & Black: Cheryl Sutherland

Name: Cheryl Sutherland Business: PleaseNotes Goods Industry Personal Growth/ Retail   Tanya: Question numero uno, what was your path to entrepreneurship? Cheryl: My path to entrepreneurship pretty much started when I moved to California because I wanted to...

How to Grow Your Business

How to Grow Your Business

Scaling a business is no easy feat. But with the right mindset, management and method, it’s something all entrepreneurs can accomplish. While there is no one-size-fits-all solution for growing a business, there are things that any business owner can do to help their...

Bold & Black: Roushelle Reign

Bold & Black: Roushelle Reign

Name: Roushelle Reign Business: Roushelle Reign Design Haus Industry: Branding/Graphic Design   Tanya: Hi! I know the next 45 minutes are going to fly by because you are always so fun to chat with. Tell me about your path to entrepreneurship? Roushelle: I knew...

Bold & Black: Kimberlee West

Bold & Black: Kimberlee West

Name: Kimberlee West Business: Kids Swag Industry: Retail/Children’s Goods   Tanya: Let's get right to business: what was your path/journey to entrepreneurship? Kimberlee: Oh, that's a good question. I don't think people have asked me that. I would say that the...

Bold & Black: Marina Phillips

Bold & Black: Marina Phillips

Name: Marina Phillips Business: Bébé Station™️/Station Bébé™️ Industry: Parental Services/Health & Wellness   Tanya: Ok Miss Marina Phillips - tell me about your path to entrepreneurship. Marina: Gosh, you came out the gates hard. Path to entrepreneurship? I...

Bold & Black: Vivian Kaye

Bold & Black: Vivian Kaye

Name: Vivian Kaye Business: KinkyCurlyYaki Industry: Hair/Beauty   Tanya: Because your time is money, let’s get going. So, what was your journey to entrepreneurship? Vivian: Well, it wasn’t a straight one that’s for sure. I wasn’t surrounded by entrepreneurs. But...

Management Succession Planning

Management Succession Planning

When we speak of “business succession planning” for private companies, some people think only of tax and estate planning, while others may only consider a transition in the share ownership of a business. While those are each important elements of succession planning,...

The Psychology Around Debt

The Psychology Around Debt

Debt. Is it good or bad? Either way it is a fact of life. Every generation has had an impact on the next generations thoughts and beliefs around debt. Julie Sehl, Vice President of Financial Planning shares how you can use debt to advance your future and what you must...

Proactive Human Resources Strategies

Proactive Human Resources Strategies

Human Resources is commonly becoming accepted as a strategic business partner, worthy of a seat at the highest levels of leadership within many organizations. With the advent of social networking, and new digital technologies, human resources specialists are now...

How to import goods into Canada and grow your business

How to import goods into Canada and grow your business

It goes without saying that exporting your goods or services to another country or importing goods into Canada are great ways to grow your business. But with any great opportunity there are risks.   So before you start to do business across borders, there are a...

Five common small business mistakes to avoid

Five common small business mistakes to avoid

It might seem like Arjun Kumar, winner of the BMO-sponsored AIR MILES®† For Business Small Business Achievement Award, has it all figured out when it comes to running a small business. But he didn’t get here without facing some adversity. Kumar, CEO at KAI...