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Local Business Information Sites

City of Elliot Lake

East Algoma Community Futures Development Corporation
A federally supported not-for-profit Community Futures Development Corporation, governed by volunteers in partnership with FedNor to help develop and diversify the local economy through: community strategic planning; business counselling and investment in small business.

ELNOS

http://www.michaelmantha.com/ - MPP


Contact your MP


 

Provincial Business Information Sites

 

Ontario Trillium Foundation:  

http://www.otf.ca

Ministry of Consumer Services:  

http://www.sse.gov.on.ca/mcs/en/pages/default.aspx

Ministry of Northern Development and Mines:

http://www.mndm.gov.on.ca/en/northern-development/business-support

Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation:

www.nohfc.ca

Small Business Enterprise Centre (SSM):

http://www.sault-canada.com/en/yourbusiness/services.asp

 

Ministry of Economic Development and Trade - http://www.ontario.ca/business-and-economy/business-and-economy

 

Tourism Assistance - http://www.mndm.gov.on.ca/en/northern-development/business-support/tourism

 

Employment and Training - http://www.ontario.ca/jobs-and-employment/jobs-and-employment

www.tourism.gov.on.ca – Information on small business development in the tourism, culture and recreational industries

 

www.oce-ontario.org – Ontario Centres for Excellence 

Government of Ontario, strengthening links between Academia and Industry

 

Federal Business Information Sites

 

· Industry Canada
http://www.exportsource.ca
This site is ideal for both new and experienced exporters. A one stop shop for information on export financing, export regulations, trade statistics, export contacts, trade shows and missions and market research.

· Canada Customs and Revenue Agency
http://www.ccra-adrc.gc.ca/
This site offers business financial information including the Guide for Canadian Small Businesses and the Guide to Payroll Deductions.

· FedNor (Federal Economic Development Initiative in Northern Ontario)
http://www.fednor.ic.gc.ca/
FedNor’s mission is to promote economic growth, diversification, job creation and sustainable, self-reliant communities in Northern Ontario, by working cooperatively with community partners and other organizations.

· Statistics Canada
http://www.statcan.ca/
Identifies major international trading partners, with comparative demographic statistics. Contains links to provincial statistics servers.

· Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade
http://international.gc.ca/
Assistance for exporters, and market information by region. Outlines Canada’s International Business Strategy, and features Canada Export On-Line, the department’s trade newsletter. Of interest is a list of trade offices in Canada and information on the Program for Export Market Development.

· Department of Finance Canada
http://www.fin.gc.ca/
The Department of Finance Canada is the federal department primarily responsible for providing the Government of Canada with analysis and advice on the broad economic and financial affairs of Canada.

 



Small business page

 

Banks

www.bmo.com – Bank of Montreal’s web site includes services for small business 

www.cibc.com
 – Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce small business information 

www.royalbank.com/sme/
 - Royal Bank site for business 

www.scotiabank.com – Scotiabank’s site includes services for small business

www.tdbank.ca – TD Bank Financial Services site includes services for small business

www.cba.ca - Canadian Bankers Association web site provides information, statistics and publications to help individual and small business consumers manage their financial affairs

www.bdc.ca - Business Develompent Bank of Canada

 

Employment / Jobs

Youth Path

Workopolis

Monster

HRDC (Job Bank)

The HRDC website provides information about employment and self-employment programs, jobs, retraining, and much more.

Apprenticeship Training Tax Credit

Employment Options Emploi

Miscellaneous

Google Maps

 

Other Business Information Sites 

www.profitguide.com
 – Profit Magazine’s business resources for entrepreneurs 

www.mywebca.com
 – Practical information and articles on small business start-up 

www.businesstown.com
 – A site for small business information ranging from accounting to valuing your business 

www.canadaone.com – A small business site with resources, a business directory and tools, and articles

www.yea.ca – Young Entrepreneurs Association of Canada web site provides tools and resources that young entrepreneurs need most to help ensure their businesses succeed


Marketing




E-Commerce

www.tamingthebeast.net -  Internet marketing resources, online tutorials & web development tools

The Digital Economy of Canada - National and International e-commerce trade, privacy & fraud, provides latest statistics on e-commerce and spam.

Training

Chamber eLearning - Online learning courses in Health and Safety, Desktop Computing, Soft Skills, and much more.

  



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