Canadian Global Export Programs for Small Business

Export Grant Programs

  • Ontario Exporters Fund -this program matches up to $40K per year the first two year salaries of a business development manager hired by an eligible company (new hire, Ontario payroll).
  • Export Market Access –  eligible companies may benefit from up to $30k in total, up to twice a year, for up to 50% of business development expenses such as participation in trade shows as independent exhibitors or Ontario Missions, travel and accommodation and development of marketing materials.
  • Going Global Innovation –  GGI provides $5K to $75K to support in-person discussion, meetings and related activities to solidify a global R&D partnership.

Export Support

Other Useful Programs

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Robert Half Technology IT Jobs Outlook Released

Robert Half Technology issued data on IT jobs outlook this week, key findings from their survey:

Technology executives attribute staff reductions largely to reduced IT budgets and company wide layoffs

    Employers cite rising workloads as the primary reason to add IT personnel

    CIOs in the finance sector are most optimistic about hiring

    Project management is the job area experiencing the most growth

      Five per cent of chief information officers (CIOs) expect to hire full-time employees in the next three months, while 11 per cent anticipate personnel reductions. The majority of respondents, 80 per cent, plan to maintain current staffing levels.

      US and Canada Job Losses Continue – May Numbers

      Latest unemployment numbers today:

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