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Introducing Samarth Mod and Rohit Boolchandani, Freshworks Studio

Success Story

Victoria-based app development firm Freshworks Studio was founded in July 2014 by Indian immigrants Samarth Mod and Rohit Boolchandani. Theirs is an incredible tale of two skilled entrepreneurial immigrants full of ambition and hustle who moved to Canada in 2013 to pursue their MBA from UVic. While there, they […]

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This May, gear up for the busy summer season ahead by taking advantage of the many educational options available at Small Business BC. As usual, there’s plenty going on at Waterfront Station this month, headlined by our Disaster Preparedness Week. Delivered in partnership with the Province of British Columbia […]

Do you know why April 28 is an important day for your business each year? It’s the national Day of Mourning, an annual event remembering the people who have lost their lives to a work-related incident or occupational disease. It’s also a reminder of how you can make a significant […]