Resources: Self-Employment

FBNs may be as old as community itself. But global competition, high-speed communications, and niche marketing are making it a very strategic option... July 01, 2011
Québec City and Montréal have a magnetic appeal to the young people of Portneuf Regional Municipality. Nothing new there. What is new is how the... April 04, 2011
Le génie du PARO Centre for Women's Enterprise tient à son habileté à concevoir des programmes qui concentrent le financement public et caritatif sur... July 03, 2011
How, structurally-speaking, do we combine grassroots energy and insight with strategic direction? The experience of Women and Rural Economic... July 01, 2011
Banks look askance at microlending for some darn good reasons. For microloan funds to prosper, they have to perfect (not just create) alternative... July 05, 2011
Hard-hit by technological displacement, Québec has become a hotbed of community-based initiative in the realm of job creation. Bill Ninacs' analysis... July 01, 2011
The facilitating organization of flexible manufacturing networks concentrate on developing the market niche and market linkages for clients, rather... July 01, 2011
One response to unemployment among rural youth is heavier locks and higher fences. Another is to bring together teachers, businesses, government... April 04, 2011
Une formation unique pour des femmes qui aiment les affaires, qui sont prêtes à plonger dans le monde de l’économie et qui sont désireuses de... May 11, 2011
Community-based SE programs are turning out lots of grads equipped with comprehensive business plans and even start-up capital. But their performance... June 30, 2011