MyBizDay Arrives in Abbotsford and Surrey this Spring

Small Business BC, in partnership with Envision Financial, is thrilled to announce the return of MyBizDay this spring. These FREE, full-day events connect entrepreneurs to the province’s leading tools and resources through a mix of exhibits, panel discussions featuring entrepreneurial experts, and an eclectic slate of practical workshops.

This year, our educational roadshow will be making stops at TRADEX in Abbotsford on Thursday April 5, and at Surrey City Hall on Thursday April 25. Topics we’ll be covering include:

Accessing Capital to Help You Grow Presented by Envision Financial

Early stage financing is one of the biggest pain points entrepreneurs will face in getting their business off the ground. Join the experts from Envision Financial as they explain how you can unlock the financing and support you need to grow into a strong and resilient business.

Hacks to Automate Your Business and Improve Your Bottom Line

Entrepreneurs lead busy lives and it’s all to easy to get bogged down in menial day-to-day tasks. As your business grows, it’s important to step back and assess if you are using your time as effectively as you can. Find out about the tools available to help save you time, and enable you to work more effectively at growing your business.

Set for Success: Choosing the Right Business Structure to Help You Grow

For early stage entrepreneurs, choosing the right business structure is a vitally important decision. Each structure offers its own array of tax incentives, liability coverage and much more. And, just because you start out with one structure, does not mean you cannot change as you grow. This informative panel discussion will examine the various structures available to BC businesses.

5 Steps to Find Your Customers

The customers that will provide the spark to ignite your small business are out there, you just need to find them. Join Mark Eversfield, Small Business BC’s Market Research and Data Guru as he explains how to gather information about your current and potential customers, industry trends and competition to help make strategic business decisions.

Convert More Customers with Digital Marketing

Did you know, 94 per cent of customers conduct research online before making a purchase? As part of an overall marketing mix, digital marketing has never been more important. Learn how to convert curious customers online – from creating a website that’s easy to use, to online advertising and engaging on social media.

The Dos and Don’ts of Online Selling

Every business needs a website. But how do you turn it into a successful eCommerce venture? Learn the importance of choosing the right platform and being accessible on mobile, automating your processes and providing an excellent shopping experience from their first click to their last.

Lessons Learned on the Road to Success

Get ready to be inspired as you hear from one of the Fraser Valley’s local business leaders on how they achieved success. Learn from their accomplishments and failures, and the knowledge they picked up on the road to success.


Secure your spot at this year’s MyBizDay events by visiting the Eventbrite ticket pages:

  • Abbotsford – TRADEX, April 5, 2018
  • Surrey – Surrey City Hall, April 25, 2018

As space at both events is limited, please register early to secure your place.

We look forward to meeting you there!

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