Off your game?

Summer can bring with it sunshine, beach days, and unpredictability. All of which can throw you off your game. Your routine is altered. People aren’t as easy to get in touch with. Business development takes a back seat to patio drinks with friends. In business, activity brings more activity. In other words… sales. Momentum lost[…]

GWEn Recommends #shoplocal this holiday season…

Support of local, independently owned business is a pillar of what the GWEn Community is built on. With that in mind this holiday season, we’ve put together a listing of “GWEn-approved” businesses in the Niagara and surrounding region. This directory can be referenced all year round… bookmark it and support your local small businesses shaping[…]

Networking: Think Outside The Box

You’ve read the blogs, articles, 10 tips, and so much more on networking your business effectively at business networking events. It’s time to think outside the networking box and look at how we talk about and promote our business outside of the good ol’ business networking event. What social events do you already attend? What[…]

Increased support for Women Entrepreneurs!

There is increased acknowledgement of women entrepreneurs, in Niagara and throughout Canada.  Last week the nominees for the 2014 Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards were announced and we saw 21 of 70 nominees were women!  We’re coming a long way, and with increased resources specifically to encourage (and fund) women entrepreneurs, these numbers will[…]