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Mapping out the Plan to Success

Say you have a great idea for a business. Then what? You can take that idea and build on it. Once your business idea has been fleshed out and thought through, you can take your idea and put it together to form a business plan. Business coach, Vern Vautour of Biz Coach Services...
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Where Are They Now? – Ricky Pacheco, POP49

The idea for Ricky Pacheco’s Mississauga-based company POP49 Inc. began when Pacheco moved to Canada in 2005 with a concrete idea of what he wanted as a business. Pacheco says that in 1989, he founded a business called Medalion Enterprises in South Africa and when he moved to...

Summer Company Program: Turning Business Ideas into Reality

Some of the most innovative ideas come from young minds. However, with most of a youth’s time often spent in school, these ideas are sometimes put on hold. This is where the Summer Company Program comes in. The Summer Company Program is a youth entrepreneurship program funded by...
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Make an Online Presence for Your Business

We are in a new age of technological advancements where knowledge can literally be found at the tips of your fingers via smartphone, tablet, laptop etc. With technology steadily at a rapid rate, it makes sense that businesses should be doing the same. One way to keep up with...
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Young Entrepreneurs Series: A Personalized Pop Up in the Card Industry

When it comes to giving gifts to other people, sometimes it is hard to try and come up with a gift that is personal and meaningful. Kailyn Seo, a Grade 12 student from Mississauga wanted to give her friend a special gift – a card, but more personalized and unique. Starting off as...
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Selling Products and Services to the Government

A lot of effort goes into creating your own business, from the idea to the business plan to the actual launch. Once your business is launched and underway, sometimes a common question can be “how can I expand my customer base?” One way is to consider doing business with the...
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Young Entrepreneurs Series: Making a Case for Skincare

It can be frustrating to wake up to start a new day only to discover that somehow overnight you developed a pimple or a seemingly random flare up of acne on the side of your face. This is a common problem that some people go through. One of these people was Kushi Kaur. For the...
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My Internship Experience at the City of Mississauga’s Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre

My name is Amanpreet Bains and I am currently enrolled in the Interactive Digital Media Specialist Program at the University of Toronto Mississauga. As a part of my program requirements in my final year, I completed a four-month internship at the City of Mississauga’s Mississauga...
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Where Are They Now? – Sue Quinn, Kamp K-9

The Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC) helps over 4,000 businesses and business owners each year succeed with business-related resources and professional guidance. Kamp K-9 Inc. is a one-stop dog spot business located in the heart of Mississauga, owned by Sue Quinn, a...
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Where Are They Now – Stella Jurgen, 17 Designs

The Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC) works closely with entrepreneurs to provide them with meaningful business-related information and guidance. One of MBEC’s former clients who has benefited from the support of MBEC is Stella Jurgen of 17 Designs, one of MBEC’s...