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Build something big.

At Small Business BC, we provide the building blocks to help entrepreneurs like you start and grow successful businesses.

How We Help


Business Education

Business theory is one thing. Applying it is another. We teach practical skills and knowledge you can use in the real world.

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Expert Advice

Expert Advice & Help

Bouncing ideas off of friends and family can be helpful, but it's no substitute for talking to a qualified expert.

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Registration Services

We can help you register your business and its name, as well as register for GST/PST and prepare it importing and exporting.

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Resources & Tools

Small Business BC offers dozens of free checklists, resources and tools designed to help save you time and money.

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Here to Help at Every Step

Starting a Business

Just Starting Out?

You have an idea that could change your industry. Or, at least, your life. At Small Business BC, we can help you make that happen.

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Growing a Business

Already Growing?

Have a established, growing business? Our team is here to support you at any stage with affordable education and advice.

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Exiting a Business

Planning to Exit?

If you're getting ready to exit your business, we'll help you access the tools to develop a succession plan or sell your business.

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IMG_4909 Meet Vikram Vij, CBC Dragon Vij’s Restaurant, My Shanti, Rangoli and Vij’s at Home

Success Story

Ask Vikram what inspired him and he’ll tell you – India. As an immigrant entrepreneur and popular local business mogul, entrepreneurship was embedded in Vikram at an early age. “All my family in India is self-employed,” he says. “I had worked in the best restaurants and hotels, but I knew […]

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You know that you need to participate in digital marketing. You’ve heard all of the buzzwords about how it’s an essential investment that needs to be made. You know that it has something to do with engaging in search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM), participating in social […]

Spring is a time for new growth and fresh ideas. Take time for your small business education this May to startup or grow your business more effectively. The Benefits of Small Business BC’s Education Our instructors are small business owners themselves with real-life experiences to share. Whether you’re starting up, growing […]