Brampton Library Access
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Provides business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses. Presents sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries which serve as examples of how to approach, structure and compose business plans.
Suitable for students, researchers, and communications professionals, get access to scholarly journals and trade magazines on all aspects of the communications field, including advertising, public relations, social research, linguistics, and literature.
Offers instant access to full-text academic journals and magazines—with a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit bibliographic index. Content is useful for starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends, constructing economic models, and planning for the future.
Updated daily with content from reliable providers, this resource is designed to support learning for business students and entrepreneurs at every stage. Get current insights, tips, strategies, and success stories from full-text publications, including: Canadian Manager, Design: Retail, The Economist, Harvard Business Review, Industry Week, MIT Technology Review and more.
Updated daily with content from reliable providers, this resource is designed to support researchers and professionals interested in career development. learning in topics such as 21st-century skills, organizational dynamics, adult learning and continuing education, and more. Search authoritative publications covering topics on 21st-century skills, organizational dynamics, adult learning, emerging trends and more.
Get access to journals and magazines that provide insights on careers and professional development. This database offers hundreds of current and applicable periodicals, from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.
Scott’s Directories is Canada's leading business information provider. An ideal resource for the business-to-business community, featuring Canadian companies, manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, industrial and B2B service organizations, and more, all in one easy-to-use directory database. With over 180,000 detailed company profiles and over 330,000 executive contacts, Scott's is your best source for making meaningful connections with the right professionals for your business needs.
Access to these resources is freely available online.
The Brampton Entrepreneur Centre provides access to online documents & resources for small business owners and entrepreneurs. Find information on free services offered by the BEC, including seminars and workshops, consultations and business plan reviews, and more.
Information about Ontario's economy and how to do business in the province. Includes economic development opportunities, research funding, tax credits for business and the Ontario Budget.
Get support, funding, legal and business advice, and other valuable information to help you run your small business in Ontario.
The Government of Canada official website on Business and Industry. Find information and resources on business taxes, permits and regulations, intellectual property, business support and how to sell to the government.