Guides and References

Business plan Register a business Intellectual Property Become an Employer Exporting Importing Succession Planning

 

Business Plan

Find samples and guides that will help you develop a complete business plan based on your business’ structure and registration. Discover the must-haves of effective business plans that will help you verify the viability of your project! Business plan samples and templates To view the list of business plan samples, available templates and learn about the business plan drafting steps, visit the Canada Business Network website

BUSINESS PLAN

Register a Business

As a future entrepreneur or new business owner, you might have to register your business with a number of governmental authorities for various reasons. Find guides and tools that will help you determine which type of organizational structure or model fits your business. Visit the Canada Business Network for more information:

REGISTER YOUR BUSINESS

See the Registraire des Entreprises du Québec to learn about the required steps to register your business

Registraire des entreprises

Intellectual Property

Learn about intellectual property, patents and licenses. What about copyright and international protection?

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Become an Employer

Find helpful information on how to manage human resources, recruit, about labour standards, training, remuneration, employment status and much more!

BECOME AN EMPLOYER

Exporting

Discover the export procedures you will need to tackle foreign markets, find guides and advices about how to market, commercialize and grow your business overseas!

EXPORTING

Importing

Discover the import procedures and processes, references to information services at the border, duties and tax exemption programs, and much more in this section dedicated to entrepreneurs and SME’s that wish to import.

IMPORTING

Succession Planning

Find the best strategies to transition or sell your business to someone else, may it be to an employee, a family member, a friend or another entrepreneur. See the guides and references of Canada Business Network

SUCCESSION PLANNING