Economic Resources Tools to help grow your business


Business Development

Square One Square One
Saskatchewan's Business Resource Centre, offers a variety of services to help the province's entrepreneurs successfully establish their business.
Financial Performance Data Financial Performance Data
Industry Canada's SME Benchmarking Tool allows you to view financial performance data based on industry averages, with an option to include your own income statement and balance sheet information in the report.
Search job listings, post a job, and link to resources on careers and employment.
SaskNetWork SaskNetWork
Connect to the employment, education and training, career planning, self-employment, labour market information, financial help and the workplace.
Midsask Community Futures Midsask Community Futures
Mid-Sask CFDC can assist you in developing or expanding your business. They understand small business, the local marketplace, and can provide advice and mentoring to help you find create and seize new business opportunities.
Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan
A non-profit membership organization which works with women who are considering starting a business, purchasing a business, or operating an existing business. Programs and services include business advisory and support services, start-up and expansion lending, networking and mentoring opportunities, and business development seminars which focus on entrepreneurial skill development.
Futurepreneur Futurepreneur
National, non-profit organization that provides financing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39.

Economic Development

Saskatchewan Economic Development Association Saskatchewan Economic Development Association
SEDA's mandate is to assist in building economic and community capacity in Saskatchewan.
Economic Developers Association of Canada Economic Developers Association of Canada
EDAC's mission is to enhance the professional competence of Economic Development officers and ensure placement of qualified people in the field of Economic Development; to advance Economic Development as a distinct, recognized, and self-governing profession; and to contribute to Canada's economic well-being.
Business Retention and Expansion International Business Retention and Expansion International
BREI promotes and trains economic developers through a variety of workshops and conferences focused on both individual as well as broad-based skills.
International Economic Development Council International Economic Development Council
IEDC is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to helping economic developers do their job more effectively and raising the profile of the profession.
Western Economic Diversification Western Economic Diversification
Working to diversify the western economy while improving the quality of life of western Canadians. WED aims to be a leader in building a strong, competitive West by focusing on business development, innovation and community development.
Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority Saskatoon Regional Economic Development Authority
SREDA works in the areas of business attraction, business retention and expansion, and promotion of the Saskatoon Region.
Saskatoon and Area Chamber of Commerce Saskatoon and Area Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce gives Saskatoon business owners a voice.
Industry Canada Industry Canada
Industry Canada works with Canadians throughout the economy, and in all parts of the country, to improve conditions for investment, improve Canada's innovation performance, increase Canada's share of global trade and build an efficient and competitive marketplace.
International Trade Canada International Trade Canada
News, background and resources about global issues and sustainable economic development, from the Government of Canada's lead agency for foreign affairs, trade and development.
Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce
The Saskatchewan Chamber is a highly specialized government relations consultant and an officially registered lobbyist for business. The voice of Saskatchewan business, making Saskatchewan the best place to live, work, and invest.

Local Media

Martensville Messenger Martensville Messenger
The Martensville Messenger Newspaper is a weekly production distributed to all Martensville and surrounding area residents, community mail boxes and rural routes.
The Saskatchewan Valley News The Saskatchewan Valley News
The Saskatchewan Valley News has been continuously published on a weekly basis for more than a century. Located in Rosthern, the Valley News paper spans a 50km radius of Rosthern.
Clark's Crossing Gazette Clark's Crossing Gazette
Founded in 2008, Clark's Crossing Gazette is an award winning community newspaper serving the rural Saskatoon market including Martensville, Warman, Delisle, Aberdeen, Hague, Clavet and Radisson.
The  StarPhoenix The StarPhoenix
Read and watch the latest updates in Saskatoon news, weather, sports, business, technology, arts, lifestyle and opinions. Subscribe to the Star Phoenix today.