Entrepreneur’s toolkit to grow your business

The Entrepreneur’s Toolkit is a rich resource offered by the Business Development Bank of Canada to start or improve your business. It is full of practical tools, checklists, e-learning modules and more.

Find resources in all areas of business development including:

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Business Planning
  • Marketing, Sales & Export


Is your financial management sound? Does it include regular financial planning and budgeting? Is the full picture mapped out in clear, concise financial statements? Taking the time to focus on your business’s financial health can help you identify problems and turn things around. Master the numbers and use your knowledge to reach your financial goals.

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Business plans are the foundation on which successful businesses are built. Create the roadmap that lays out your business proposal and the route to your successful company. But don’t let it gather dust in a drawer. Use your plan to steer your strategic management. Keep your business strategy and action plan alive and updated and watch your business grow.


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An effective marketing strategy is crucial to the success and growth of your business. Learn what marketing is in today’s world of international business. Develop a marketing plan that draws on business intelligence and identifies opportunities for business development and trade. Make informed decisions that focus on your unique selling points and find new customers through lead generation. Open up to the expanding possibilities presented by international trade.


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