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A Look at New Brunswick’s Small Businesses


Small businesses—typically defined as those companies with under 100 employees—make up 97.9 percent of employer businesses in Canada according to statistics from Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada.

In time for Small Business Week 2016, Opportunities NB (ONB) would like to highlight the contribution made to New Brunswick’s economy by small businesses. In the below image you’ll find a couple of notable numbers surrounding small business and the province of New Brunswick.

A Note for New Brunswick Businesses

ONB works with small business in establishing, maintaining, growing and improving their productivity and export efforts.

ONB Small Business Case Study – Sussex Beard Oil Merchants

Click the link below to learn about ONB’s work with New Brunswick entrepreneur and beard enthusiast Matt White, founder of Sussex Beard Oil Merchants.

[Get the Sussex Beard Oil Merchants Case Study]

Finally, be sure to check out some of our most read small business-centred interviews from the past year:

Want to become the next small business success in New Brunswick? Connect with an ONB Business Development Executive at the button below.

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