Small Business Resources
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Even though working from home comes with a ton of perks (like free snacks and no dress code), having some separation between work and home is essential. Collab Space offers you a place to work with other entrepreneurs to build a network that you may have missed out on while working in your pyjamas. Collab Space also ensures you are headed in the right direction by providing mentorships and offering workshops to sharpen your skills.
As neighbourhood leaders, we are committed to seeing our local
businesses succeed. We are proud to announce that we are a Digital Main Street Brand Ambassador.
DMS provides support through business advisors,
digital marketers, professionally led student teams and programming.
No matter what kind of business you are, they can help you pivot, plan, or help with a creative campaign. Visit our unique link to the left to learn about how your business can use their services!
If you want to grow your network by meeting other professionals in your field, eSAX can provide you with that opportunity. By offering large gatherings to meet, mingle, and hear from other successful entrepreneurs, eSax helps spread creativity in the Ottawa area.
Entrepreneurship requires an intimate understanding of business, so starting a company at a young age may leave you with several questions. Incubator13 is a program that lets experienced business owners help entrepreneurs under thirty work out the problems of owning a business. Alongside their mentorship program, Incubator13 offers workspaces, meeting environments, and workshops to build a network of ambitious young businesspeople.
Invest Ottawa is a non-profit that offers workshops, business consultants, and networking events to help small businesses grow, no matter their size or success. I have taken one of their workshops myself and found it to be very informative. Invest Ottawa can help you find the mentors, investors, and market research you’ll need to grow your business.
seoplus+ is a global digital marketing agency that helps businesses of all sizes with their digital presence. Specializing in SEO, they offer services such as free assessments of your business' website, social media, etc. Along with these useful resources, they also offer content marketing, website design, and so much more. Click the link to read their blog with tips and tricks you can use.
Startup Grind helps bring entrepreneurs together to offer networking opportunities. Education and mentorship are priorities for this organization and they cater to a diverse group of members. Startup Grind encourages their members to discover new connections by making friends or finding someone to guide their career.