A Few Great Resources: Small & Family Business
Starting out small or building your organization at home? These resources are for you:
- Canadian Association of Family Enterprise by Canadian Association of Family Enterprise: Find tips on how to start and run a family business on this website.
- Family Firm Institute by Family Firm Institute, Inc: FFI is a global network of leaders engaged in family enterprise. It provides research-based learning and relevant tools to drive success.
- The Premiere Resource for Family Business Executives by Northeastern University: This website offers you strategic insights on how to run a successful family business.
- SBA’S Online Business Lessons by US Small Business Administration (SBA): SBA has been providing loans, lessons, and consultations to US small businesses for more than 60 years. Its website offers valuable insights on how to develop a successful small business.
- (SME) Industry Canada by Industry Canada: The website provides information on Small, Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
- Small Business Statistics by Government of Alberta: The government of Alberta provides statistics on small businesses. It is an excellent source to figure out current business trends and investment opportunities.
- Calgary Small Businesses by Government of Alberta: Learn how the city of Calgary created an environment suitable for small business developments.
- Canadian Federation of Independent Business by Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB): CFIB is a group that lobbies the government of Canada to support small businesses.