Buying a Business: Georgian Chocolate Co.!

Buying a Business: Georgian Chocolate Co.!

Today we are turning the tables on our website’s curator, Jenna. Recently Jenna and her partner, Sean have purchased a company that was founded right here in Barrie! You might already be familiar with this business, as they were a staple at the Barrie Farmers’ Market:...
6 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know

6 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know

Every once in a while an entrepreneur will ask me, “What is the most important thing I need to know?”.  My stock answer is always the same.  “Your rich uncle’s phone number.”  Yes, I know, I’m the Chris Rock of the business world (insert crowd laughter). Over the...
Board of Directors

Board of Directors

What is a board of directors for? What can having a solid board of directors do for a company? The board of directors is a formal construct for every company that essentially provides governance for the company. Their duty, in a variety of formal and informal...