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:...

Angela Francis Fine Art

The spirit of entrepreneurship and art is alive and well in Barrie. This is evident in local Atrepreneur Angela Francis. I was able to get some words with this aspiring business person and she told me about some early failures leading to some fresh success. Angela is...
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...
Combining mindfulness with entrepreneurship

Combining mindfulness with entrepreneurship

Some good points to keep in mind here as we move away from the flawed culture of multi-tasking towards the more efficient (and less stressful) practice of focusing on the task at hand. This Canada Business Network article offers some quick steps to mindfulness. Can...