South Temiskaming Community Futures Development Corporation manages a resource centre which was created in order to help entrepreneurs develop business plans and to obtain other information on various other business development issues.
As a Canada Business site, the South Temiskaming Community Futures Development Corporation provides access to a broad range of business information and services in forms such as on-site library (books, magazines), on-site guided access to Internet based information (databases) and referral to other services and specialists as required. Information available includes:
- How to plan, register (Ontario Business Connect) and start a small business
- Government services and regulations affecting businesses
- Community profiles
- Economic and market information on your community, Northern Ontario, Canada, and the world
- Labour market rates and statistics
- Export advice and services
- Other specialized data bases.
South Temiskaming Community Futures Development Corporation also has computers available to clients in order to search the Internet for information or to do work for their business. A good starting point to obtain more information is the web site “Strategis” of Industry Canada and CanadaBusiness.ca.