Pan Am Games Teams are Using Short-Term Office Space While in Toronto

By Office Space Toronto In standard13th May, 2015

The Pan Am and Parapan Am Games begin in Toronto on July 10, 2015. The Pan Am Games are the world’s third largest international multi-sport Games, only surpassed in size and scope by the Olympic Summer Games and the Asian Games. Many of the teams from the 41 countries will be competing in  51 sports

5 Reasons why Every Small Business Should Have a Website

By Office Space Toronto In standard11th May, 2015

According to (CIRA) the Canadian Internet Registration Authority, only 41% of Canadian small businesses (see CIRA’s 2014 Factbook) have a website at all. The ironic thing about all these sad statistics is that Canadians are the second heaviest users of the Internet globally, averaging 41.3 hours per month online. Lets examine why your small business

Why Should Start-ups and Small Businesses use a Serviced Office?

By Office Space Toronto In standard6th May, 2015

A question that we often hear is “why use a serviced office?” So, let us look as some of the advantages to using an alternative office space like a serviced office over traditional office space – as well as some of the perceived disadvantages. It is important to note that business centres serviced offices offer

When you own a Small Business, Every Week Should be Small Business Week!

By Office Space Toronto In standard4th May, 2015

May 4th, 2015, the official start of “Small Business Week” in the United States, yet in Canada Small Business Week is in October. Every year since 1963, the U.S. Small Business Administration takes the opportunity to highlight the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and others from all 50 states and U.S. territories. In fact, every

Why is a Mail Forwarding Service Better Than Post Office Change of Address Mail Forwarding?

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard29th April, 2015

When you are just starting out your small business, or when your business begins to grow, you will probably need to change your business address once, twice or even more times – depending on the type of business, the type of location, or what your future office space needs and requirements are. If you choose

How to Create a Great Place to Work

By Office Space Toronto In standard27th April, 2015

It is no surprise that when a ranking of Canada’s 100 best workplaces was recently released, that Google and AOL Canada (Large and Multinational Category) held on to the their top spots in the annual study by The Great Workplace, which is a global research, consulting and training firm. However, these types of studies usually

Every Small Business Should Have a Procedures Manual

By Office Space Toronto In standard22nd April, 2015

You may already have a disaster recovery plan that will keep your doors open by using alternative office spaces. But do you also have a procedures manual that details all the important plans for keeping your business going? The creating of a procedures manual is often overlooked in disaster recovery plan strategies – but it

Small Home-Based Businesses are Moving into “Shedquarters” – but What Does That Mean?

By Virtual Office Toronto In standard19th April, 2015

For many years, small businesses have been started and run from home, but then there comes a time when that business outgrows the home office or finds it too distracting, so owners seek out office space for rent. But now there is a relatively new trend, “Shedquarters”, that allows small businesses (especially those with more

Small Business Owners Also Have to Remember to be Good Customers

By Office Space Toronto In standard16th April, 2015

So, we have given our followers advice on branding their product, service, business and even personal branding. But one of our office space for rent tenants told us that we have not touched on tips for being a good customer. In a way, being a good customer is also about your personal branding. Whether you

As an Entrepreneur and Small Business Owner, are you Taking Care of Your Personal Brand?

By Office Space Toronto In standard14th April, 2015

Yes, you may have taken care of your business or product branding. You may even have a professional business address and office space in a prestigious office building. Too often what many entrepreneurs and small business owners forget to take care of is their own personal brand. This means that people also want to know who