Entrepreneur's toolkit

Business tools to help you successfully manage, grow and promote your business

To succeed today you need to have sound business sense and a set of practical tools. We offer several free resources including eBooks, webinars and business templates that will be useful whether your business is just starting out or is already well established.

Templates & business guides

Our guides and business templates are designed to help you set your business on the right path and increase your chance of success.



How to get a business loan

Find out how to prepare a winning loan request by understanding what bankers look for, how they'll assess your request and what you can do to help them say yes, even if you're a first-time business borrower.


Newsletter and Economic letter

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The future is here: How B Corps are transforming corporate social responsibility

Despite some praiseworthy successes, mainstream sustainability practices have failed to make the systemic change that our society and ecosystem need.

SaaS and recurring revenue model: Making the numbers work

SaaS is an attractive business model because of the predictability of the revenue stream. Use these metrics to track the health of your business.

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