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||Health Insurance Plans: www.benepath.com
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business information: www.sbcentre.ca
The Small Business Centre in London, Ontario offers a
wide variety of services to new businesses, including counselling,
entrepreneurship programs, a business incubator facility, seminars
and special events. This site also offers excellent small business
start-up information and loads of resourceful links. The centre
boasts many success stories, two of which are in Business for
Beginners. Gord Evans, their small business advisor, is a caring,
dedicated and enthusiastic man who takes a personal interest
in all his clients.
insurance and financial investments: www.lifeinsurancequote.com
If your insurance rates have not been reviewed in the past 2
years you are almost certainly paying too much. You can quickly
and easily check the rates from over 100 companies to find a
package that fits your needs. This service is offered completely
free and anonymous to all Americans and Canadians. Russell
Smart, an associate of Equinox Financial Group, contributed
critical information to Business for Beginners and is our family
personal financial advisor. He’s professional, knowledgeable
and most trustworthy. I highly recommend his services.
Margo Bates Publicity Inc. is built on the philosophy
that every aspect of public relations - from communications
strategy development through day-to-day editorial contact -
requires the skill of a seasoned professional. Every member
of their team has a strong base of public relations, media relations,
news reporting/producing or marketing experience, most with
fifteen or more years in the business. They understand how to
provide value and build and sustain successful communications
||Income Tax Preparation: www.howlandtax.com Howland Tax Services of Victoria, BC provides income tax preparation and planning for individuals, families, and small businesses in Canada and the US. They handle all aspects of taxation (including self-employment, investment income, rental situations, bookkeeping, tax planning, and corporate taxation), and are adept at immigration and cross-border issues, while specializing in the tax situations of musicians and artists.
||Be Your Own Boss: http://www.beyourownboss.org/
A website of valuable information on beginning a self employment program in the Vancouver , BC area. The program offers valuable training, emotional and financial support to qualified applicants through the many Self-Employment Training Programs that sponsor this web site.
Incorporate your business in any State with precision and efficiency. Using cutting-edge technology and exacting legal research methods, enitia.com makes easy a traditionally complicated process.
speaking, Canada: www.canadianspeakers.org:
Whether you are a speaker, are looking for a speaker or are
interested in resources related to the speaking industry, the
Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS)
can help you. The association represents hundreds of professional
trainers, facilitators and keynoters from coast to coast. The
aim of the Web site is to be the number one Internet resource
for the Canadian speaking industry.
speaking, U.S. and Canada: www.nsaspeaker.org:
As the leading organization for experts who speak professionally,
National Speakers Association provides resources and
education to advance the skills, integrity and value of its
members and the speaking profession. Find a speaker or utilize
the many resources.
a speaking career: www.toastmasters.org:
Toastmasters is the best way to improve your communication
skills. Lose your fears of public speaking and learn skills
that will help you be more successful in whatever path you've
chosen in life. This site is loaded with plenty of resource
information and you can find a club near you anywhere in the
your speaking career: www.speakerlauncher.com
Why do some people get booked while others struggle? Speaker
Launcher's team can help you de-mystify and get you focused
on what is required to take your business to your desired level.
Whether its 20 speeches per year or 100, they have the tools
to help you get there with less time, effort and costly mistakes.
The site contains some great free resources and insightful questionnaires.
Jane Atkinson, CEO, has been a tremendous help to me.
book distributor: www.sandhillbooks.com:
Nancy Wise, president of Sandhill Book Marketing Ltd.,
is a well-respected distributor of Canadian self-published books.
She is also co-author of How to Self Publish and Make Money,
the Canadian self-publishing “bible”. Her Web site will direct
you as to how to submit titles for consideration, where to buy
her book, which books she distributes – which are many – or
how to order her book.
printing and publishing requirements: www.transcontinental-printing.com:
One of the largest commercial printers in North America, Transcontinental
Printing offers a variety of publishing options, including
print-on-demand. They are one of the few printers who use the
Otabind lay-flat bookbinding system, which is ideal for text
books. Their service is excellent and they have agents across
Canada to look after all your printing needs.
A creative yet highly detailed cover designer (and author) who
puts his heart, soul and excellent talents into designing some
of the most creative materials I have seen. Lee Fodi
is quick, affordable, accommodating and quick to understand
clients’ needs. He designed the Business for Beginners cover
and people just love it! Talk to Lee first before making your
decision – you won’t be disappointed.