On March 24, 2014, Colleen G McCauley (owner of Earth to Business Marketing) presented benefits of social media and strategies of promoting a small business on Facebook to the Thames Centre Business Association (TCBA) on behalf of Kendell Hall of Powerflower Web Design and Vice President of TCBA.
Entrepreneurship as a career option has gain significant momentum in Canada so engaging youth to become entrepreneurs and grow entrepreneurial skills follows in importance. This is particularly true for young women since entrepreneurial and leadership characteristics as well as economic prosperity are experienced differently by women.
Software applications (also known as ‘apps’) have become a major part of business, and life in general. The diversity of apps has allowed for higher productivity levels, convenience in completing tasks, and greater communication across the globe.
Yesterday`s Eye on Enterprise conference (#SpotTheOpportunity) presented by the London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) had inspirational small business stories that reminded everyone of the importance of entrepreneurs to the economy, a willingness to learn and gain knowledge to be successful, and getting support from others.