Resources: Self-Employment

With people, services, investment, and political power draining away to the city, how are rural towns to thrive? In part, by fostering the... July 31, 2013
How relevant is the federal government to human capital development in this country, when the greatest advances lie in the strategies devised by... April 04, 2011
The effective small business consultant is no longer some objective dispenser of advice. Coaching, prodding, and consoling, s/he is integral to the... June 30, 2011
The key to making business incubators work is specificity: design the program to assist the start-up and growth of specific types of business, in... March 30, 2011
Especially in small centres, CEDOs should give thought to providing or ensuring the provision of a service that helps otherwise skillful... March 30, 2011
In the context of a community's human resource plan, the career planning program helps residents reflect on their skills, interests, preferred... March 30, 2011
Enough of the 'lone ranger' mentality - here is a truly community-based approach to enterprise development. Peterborough's colleges and business... April 04, 2011
In contrast to conventional business associations or fellowships, the members of entrepreneur networks share specific common status and interests (... March 30, 2011
A CEDO must encourage potential entrepreneurs to consider these key questions about their values, skills, and aspirations before the start of the... March 30, 2011
This service helps the would-be entrepreneur subject his or her business idea to a stringent test of its potential, before time and money are spent... March 30, 2011