How to Start a Business

  • A Surprising Business – Les Ballons Messagers

    Jean-Christophe Fauteux, Futurpreneur Canada, Client Relationship Manager, Quebec Jean-Christophe Fauteux and Emily Wake went on a one day trip to follow our community partner, Conseil Économique Haut Richelieu (in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu), while he was doing his post care follow-ups with Futurpreneur Canada entrepreneurs. Our first stop was, Les Ballons Messagers, a costume shop with over 1,200+ […]

  • La Maison de Thé Cha Yi

    Daniel Tremblay & Véronique Caron-Bossé of La Maison de Thé Cha Yi first opened their business doors in 2010. La Maison de Thé Cha Yi offers a fine selection of over 200 loose teas and herbal teas in bulk, as well as a wide range of tea-related accessories to please both the experienced and novice […]

  • Is it Time to Change Your Business Strategy?

    No matter the size of your business, having a strategy that dissects the way your operation is going to evolve is essential. It will plot the way you expect your business to develop, help you look ahead to new markets you can diversify into, and ensure that you’re constantly adapting and staying ahead of the […]

  • 5 Tips to Change Your Business Strategy

    Your business strategy is part of your company’s long term plans. Needless to say that if you’re changing the direction of your company, you first have to analyze and evaluate your current situation to determine if a change is truly necessary. Changing your business strategy should be well planned and implemented slowly, step-by-step. Set up […]

  • Helpful Tips on Forming Partnerships

    Picking a partner can have many pitfalls and many benefits. When you have the right chemistry a whole new entity is formed. The enthusiasm often feeds off of itself and can get you through times of both low inspiration and difficult challenges. Ideally, one partner brings something the other lacks. I’ve seen instances where a […]

  • Finding the Right Business Partner

    Partnerships can be a powerhouse for a business when chosen correctly, however they can destroy a company quicker than anything else if the fit isn’t right. From my experience, here are 3 simple tips for finding the right business partner. 1. No Friends While friends may seem like a great idea because you know each other, […]