North Bay is a great place to start your own business and there are many community resources to help you. Take the first step by contacting the small business enterprise centre at North Bay City Hall.
The Business Centre Nipissing Parry Sound Inc. provides the following at no cost:
They can also provide information on licencing and other information that may be helpful as you start your new adventure.
Eligible program participants will receive information on a variety of business related topics, complete a business plan, participate in mentorship and networking activities and earn the potential to pitch for up to $5,000 in grant funding.
Students between the ages of 15 and 29 who want to run a business for the summer can receive business training, guidance and mentoring while gaining valuable business and leadership skills, and a grant of up to $3,000 towards their business.