Posts made in June, 2012

Is your business ready to compete globally?

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in News | 0 comments

Claim your spot on the world stage by taking your business abroad. Small and medium-sized businesses in Ontario have even more opportunities to reach new markets around the world with assistance available for business activities outside of Canada. You could qualify if you have; a product or service that is currently offered, annual sales of $500,000 or more, registered for at least two years, and five to 500 employees Have you been following industry trends around the world and wished that your business could take part in the opportunities in other countries? We understand that the process of marketing your business in new territory can be a significant challenge strategically and financially. Fortunately there are ways to lower the financial hurdles and Sovereign Consulting can help you do just that. You will be able to reach new markets, new customers, and create new business opportunities. Programs currently available are designed to assist businesses to: Showcase goods or services to potential international buyers; Participate in outgoing or incoming trade missions; Develop promotional materials; and Support many other expenses required to develop export sales. If you are now wondering which expenses qualify for the program then you’re obviously on the right track. Up to 50% of eligible costs paid for the production and development of marketing tools such as market research and market entry plans Translation of documents into local languages, for your target market, for promotional materials Marketing materials and other promotional collaterals Up to 50% of the cost of consulting fees A per diem allowance for company officials while on travel status   Whether you already have a plan for expanding internationally or just an idea, you can benefit from our expertise in connecting business with grants, credits, as well as other financial tools and resources. Contact us today to find out...

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Are you getting the most out of your business?

Posted by on Jun 19, 2012 in News | 0 comments

If you own or manage a business of any size then you know how important it is to stay competitive. Being one step ahead makes the difference between leading in your industry and struggling with the pack. Whatever industry you are in, we know you want to increase your bottom line, maximize your profit margin, and reduce operating costs. These ideas are certainly not new. Smart managers have always looked for ways to use every resource they had to get the edge, the next customer, and the next contract. Sovereign Consulting specializes in giving you that edge by matching your business with the appropriate tax credits as well as other financial tools and resources. Are your employees in the industrial, construction, automotive, or service trades? Do you have the need for IT employees such at hardware technicians or network technicians? Do you manage a contact centre with inside sales, customer care, or technical support agents? Funding has recently been approved for up to $10,000 per qualifying employee for these industries. We can help you access these non-refundable credits that are waiting for your application. Contact us today for information on how we can help you...

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