Technology and Innovation are Good for Small Businesses: HD Action Cams

By Office Space Toronto In standard13th March, 2014

When most people think of HD Action Cams, they think of those high-adrenaline videos they find on social media and video sites, but they do not consider the small business benefits or uses for this technology. We thought we would share some of the uses that we have heard about – ones not involving jumping

Technology and Innovation are Good for Small Business: Video Conferencing

By Office Space Toronto In standard12th March, 2014

While small businesses that are innovative are providers of technology are always good, this article is about how small businesses can benefit from the technology and innovations that are currently in the marketplace.

Why pay $395 for a Co-Working Office When you can Have a Semi-Private for the Same Price or Less?

By Office Space Toronto In standard10th March, 2014

Co-working has become a big trending word and new businesses are flocking to these locations because they believe this is the new way to do business. Unfortunately, they are not doing themselves a favour and they are looking bad doing it. Here are some reasons why the co-working trend is not good for a small

Ignore the Trending Business Ideas When Starting up

By Office Space Toronto In standard27th February, 2014

If you have ever done a Google search for what is “trending in small business ideas” or top work from home businesses”, chances are there are thousands of others looking for those same trends

Incorporating Your Small Business

By Office Space Toronto In standard26th February, 2014

There are many pros and cons of incorporating a small business, depending a lot on individual situations. For some small businesses, the question may not be if, but when they should incorporate

Vertical Integration and Horizontal Integration as Ways to Expand Your Business

By Office Space Toronto In standard25th February, 2014

There are two way for companies to grow. They can grow horizontally by purchasing another company in their industry or the can grow vertically and buy companies that are up or down their supply chain. Vertical Integration Vertical integration can bring you closer to the customer if you also have a hand in the distribution

Buying an Existing Small Business

By Office Space Toronto In standard24th February, 2014

There are basically two ways of buying an existing business – buying an existing business or buying a franchise (new or existing). With a non-franchise business there is less support than with a franchise business, but there are also no franchise fees and/or royalties to be paid. For the purposes of this blog, we will

Tracking Your Online Marketing

By Office Space Toronto In standard13th February, 2014

It is great that you are now marketing your product or service online, but what are you using to measure what is working?

Free ways of Promoting Your Small Business Online

By Office Space Toronto In standard12th February, 2014

Now that we have talked about online marketing and establishing your budget and where to spend your online marketing dollars, lets look at some of the free way of promoting your small business online.

How are you Going to use Online Marketing to Further Your Small Business?

By Office Space Toronto In standard11th February, 2014

Once you have determined your online marketing budget, then you will want to know how to use your marketing spend in the most effective way. Again, as with our previous blog on how much attention and money you should spend on your online marketing, you have to determine the most effective ways of utilizing that