Useful Links


Need information to build your business plan? Looking for advice on the key steps to starting a business? The web has many resources. We suggest these links containing useful information and advice to develop your business project, validate your entrepreneurial approach and maximize your chances of success. Read about them and work smarter! Refer to them according to your needs.

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Overview of the steps in starting up or buying a business: evaluation of the potential, the business plan, tax and legal formalities, financing and day-to-day management for the first year.


Fifty-five considerations for startup companies from successful entrepreneurs. Discover their startup secrets and benefit from their experience.

Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ

To help you prepare your real estate project. You will find plenty of information on financing and real estate experts you might need.


Even Google and Microsoft were once startup companies! Discover the secrets of their phenomenal growth through six legal tips that also apply to your business.


Advice from Bill Gates in the form of quotations to inspire you to take new directions and to go beyond preconceived ideas.


Thirty-six tips to start off on the right foot, without forgetting anything: hiring a team, systems management, public relations, product launch and legal and financial aspects. Well adapted to the technology sector.

Services Québec – Entreprises (FR)

This website is a doorway to Quebec government programs and services for companies. It groups essential information to help entrepreneurs and future entrepreneurs create, manage, transform or cease their business’ activities.

Business Plan

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

A guide to writing your business plan with detailed explanations and examples.


Download a free mobile application from this site to help you develop your business plan.


Marketing strategy for businesses

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Create a successful marketing strategy to grow your business


Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Here you’ll find a selection of easy-to-read, concise eBooks written specifically for Canadian entrepreneurs. Covering a wide-range of topics from online marketing to cash flow management, our eBooks are designed to give you tangible tips and a clear action items to help you grow your business!