Tag: Small Business

  • Government Contracts: Available For Small and Medium Businesses

    As small and medium business owners, we’re always looking for opportunities. Well, don’t underestimate the opportunities presented by the Government of Canada. That’s right, as the Globe and Mail states in the article, how to land a federal contract, even as a solopreneur, the Government spends roughly 20-billion on goods and services, and since 2005 they’ve been doing more business with small and medium businesses. This means more offers of contracts and requests for proposals to small and medium businesses.

  • Supporting Local Small Businesses

    When we read The Province’s article what comfort and joy local businesses bring, by Laura Jones, we couldn’t help but glow with “tidings of comfort and joy,” too. We agree one hundred per cent with Lara that small and medium-sized local businesses make the community appealing and exciting – we would even say, united. Local businesses are the heart of communities; they create a safe and cared-for social centre for locals to walk and live in (business fronts always clean and presentable, and businesspeople ever cheerful, enthusiastic and kind).

  • Happy Holidays – Financial Changes for the New Year

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly! That’s right we’re in the thick of the holidays, and we at Facets Business Solutions want to wish all of you good business owners and managers a safe and joyful break. After all, this is when most businesspeople get a well-deserved rest to enjoy time with their families, to eat, and drink and be merry. In anticipation for the New Year coming, here are a few interesting happenings for you to keep in mind?