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What is a Sole Proprietorship & How to Register

What is a Sole Proprietorship & How to Register

Entrepreneurs, freelancers and contractors—here’s everything you need to know about starting your own business with a sole proprietorship.

Top 5 Shipping Tips for Small Businesses

Top 5 Shipping Tips for Small Businesses

No matter where you are in your growth cycle, if shipping is an essential part of your business, this is an article you should read.

Ownr Success Story: 1BENMU

Ownr Success Story: 1BENMU

1BENMU – Furniture & Design Studio specializes in designing unique handcrafted pieces and will always ensure your home or commercial space is functional, practical, and beautiful. Learn more about Founder of 1BENMU, Carter Chen, as he shares his entrepreneurial experience and advice.

Can I Be A Single-Person Corporation?

Can I Be A Single-Person Corporation?

Everything you need to know about incorporating your business as a single-person in Canada.

How to Register CRA Online Accounts

How to Register CRA Online Accounts

A Canada Revenue Agency online account helps small business owners access their tax information simply and securely. Here’s how to register.

Ownr Success Story: Healthy Brokers

Ownr Success Story: Healthy Brokers

Healthy Brokers set out to make the world a healthier place, while at the same time, enabling entrepreneurs and retailers in the wellness space.

How to Choose the Right Business Structure

How to Choose the Right Business Structure

Before you start your small business, it’s important to understand the different business structures in Canada. We break down the pros and cons of each.

Ownr Success Story: Digital 55

Ownr Success Story: Digital 55

Digital 55 is harnessing the power of design to shape and transform the world around us. Learn more about the company Lauralee started and her entrepreneurial experience and advice.

Incorporating Your Business in Ontario

Incorporating Your Business in Ontario

For entrepreneurs ready to take that next step, we break down the process for how to incorporate your business in Ontario.

Ownr Success Stories: AKP Solutions

Ownr Success Stories: AKP Solutions

Find out what advice the founder of AKP Solutions, Alexandra Kapelos-Peters, has for new entrepreneurs wanting to start their own business.

Ownr Success Stories: BLANK ROOM

Ownr Success Stories: BLANK ROOM

We had a quick chat with Peggy Bree Tam, founder of BLANK ROOM, about her biggest wins as a new business and what it is like running a side hustle.

How to Rent The Right Office Space

How to Rent The Right Office Space

Renting office space can be an exciting step in building your business. Ownr shows you what to consider when renting an office and negotiating your lease.

Ownr Success Story: SOLE Premium Shoe Care

Ownr Success Story: SOLE Premium Shoe Care

SOLE Premium Shoe Care is Toronto’s first pick up and drop off shoe cleaning service, growing beyond founder Levi-Evan Shantz-McManiman’s expectations.

Ownr Success Story: Weird Is Nrml

Ownr Success Story: Weird Is Nrml

Weird is Nrml is a modern training and development organization, trying to push people out of their comfort zones with workshops that teach life-changing skills.

Small Business Guide to Canadian Sales Tax Rates

Small Business Guide to Canadian Sales Tax Rates

Which one should you charge your customers, GST, PST, QST, RST, or HST? Pretty confusing, isn’t it? Don’t worry. We’ll explain them all!