VIEW ONLINE arrow1
May 2016
header
The Leading Edge - Taking Care of Business
space
Google Searching - Did You Know?

 

Google Searching - Did You Know?
Ten years ago using a search engine like Google seemed simple. Type in a word, several words, or a phrase, and like magic one of the four or five first items listed...
Read More
Getting Personal with Your Customers

 

Getting Personal with Your Customers
Marketing has always been about finding new tools, or ways to excite potential buyers to buy what we have to sell. Personalization is becoming an increasingly...
Read More
Overcoming the Fear of Failure

 

Coaches Corner - Overcoming the Fear of Failure
Often the barrier to people starting a new business or changing their career is the fear of failure. The real question is ...
Read More
space
infographic
space
Small Business News
The low loonie may lead to more interest for Canadian products from global customers.
If you are thinking of doing business beyond Canada's borders, it may be a great time to expand your sales and promote your product. Compared to as recently as two years ago, an importer of Canadian goods or services now gets a 20% discount based on a Canadian dollar worth 79 cents US (as opposed to when the Canadian dollar was at par with the US dollar).
Read more arrow

 

Canadian Feb. small business lending falls for third month: PayNet
Commercial borrowing by small businesses in Canada cooled for the third month in a row as lower oil prices and weak domestic demand dampened business investment, data from PayNet.
Read more arrow
U.S. can be gateway for Canadian businesses
As Moe Somani grows his business-to-business marketing platform, he finds that it's a good time to look beyond the border. "It's primarily because of the dollar," says Mr. Somani, founder, president and chief executive officer of SOHO (Small Office Home Office) Business Group in Vancouver.
Read more arrow
RBC Economic Outlook - Provincial Fact Sheet
Check out the economic highlights from across Canada. This quick look will give you a two-minute province-by-province overview. Note there are further links in the document which provide more detailed information.
Read more arrow
INNOVATION CENTRAL: Starbucks offers advanced payment on the app

No more waiting in line. How can you use this innovative idea in your business?

space
Quote
space
Contact us to Unsubscribe

Community Development Corporation of Sault Ste. Marie & Area
672 Queen Street East, Sault Ste. Marie, ON, P6A 2A4
Phone: 705-942-9000 | Fax: 705-942-0274
cdc@ssmcdc.com
www.ssmcdc.com