Everyone is online. Over 90% Of Canadians are connected to an online platform in their day-to-day. People spend hours on the web, whether that’s through social media, shopping online, or browsing information. That means being connected to the digital world is crucial.
Having an optimized presence online is the key to a successful business. Through the click of a button, consumers are able to read your reviews, view your offerings, and get to know your business in under five minutes.
The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) could be the beneficial solution you needed for your business! This $4-Billion venture is a funding source for all kinds of businesses, looking to enhance or develop their websites, SEO, social media platforms, designs, or all of the above. They are looking to help 90,000 businesses with this micro-grant of $2400.
Invest in training your employees and pay only a third of the costs!
The Canada-Alberta Job Grant is an employer-driven training program where employers use a third-party training provider like Asgard Consulting to deliver specialized training to new or existing employees. The grant provides businesses with the opportunity to provide training for their employees to enhance their skills to help drive optimal results for their employers.
Using the Canada Alberta Job Grant to invest in training your employees is a smart and cost-effective way to grow the skills of your team and take your team to the next level!
Alberta Innovates supports innovation in Alberta through Coaching, Community, and Capital to help Alberta businesses commercialize new technology and grow Alberta’s economy.
The mission is to help Albertans realize their entrepreneurial potential by providing a comprehensive suite of services that empower them to start, grow, and scale their businesses. We believe that the best way to do this is by leveraging our unique combination of coaching expertise, community support networks, and access to capital.
The National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) is Canada’s leading innovation assistance program for small and medium-sized businesses.
If you operate an innovative small or medium-sized business in Canada, we can help you build your innovation capacity and take your ideas to market. We do this through financial assistance, advisory services and connections to the best business expertise in Canada. It’s a winning model we’ve been using to drive business growth—and Canada’s innovation system—for over 70 years.
The NRC IRAP has helped thousands of businesses become stronger, more competitive and more productive throughout their lifecycles. With our assistance, these businesses have increased sales by over 120% per year on average, grown their workforce by 20% annually on average, created almost 100 new products/services per year on average and generated millions of dollars in new revenue each year.
The Jobs and Growth Fund (JGF) is a $700-million federal program to support regional job creation and position local economies for long-term growth. This includes up to $70 million dedicated to businesses created after January 2020 that meet the eligibility criteria.
The fund will help job creators and the organizations that support them future-proof their businesses, build resiliency and prepare for growth by:
SRED (or SR&ED) refers to the Canadian Government’s “Scientific Research and Experimental Development” program. This is a generous incentive program that rewards companies of any size for conducting Research and Development (R&D) activities in Canada.
If you’re a business owner or an employee in Canada, you may be eligible for these tax credits to help offset the cost of your company’s R&D projects. The SRED program will pay up to 35% of your eligible costs for an R&D project done in Canada.