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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 Wednesday April 25. Topics we’ll be covering include:

 MyBizDay Agenda

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.


Ceridian - Human Capital Management

Hacks to Automate Your Business and Improve Your Bottom Line – Panel with Ceridian and Creative Revenue Strategy Group

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.  Join systems expert Tim Bramwell and a representative of Ceridian as they detail the tools available to help save you time, and enable you to work more effectively at growing your business.


                                                                                                                                          

Set for Success: Foundations to Help You Grow – Panel with LC Notary Corporation and Futurpreneur 

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, moderated by TruShield Insurance, features SBBC Award winning Notary Public Lilian Cazacu and a representative of Futurpreneur discussing the different business structures available to entrepreneurs.


5 Steps to Find Your Customers – Presented by Small Business BC

The customers that will provide the spark to ignite your small business are out there, you just need to find them. Join us as we explain 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 Presented by Dana Matheson, C&D Logistics

Get ready to be inspired as you hear from Dana Matheson, Langley’s “Business Person of the Year” and CEO of C&D Logistics on how he achieved success. Learn from his accomplishments and failures, and the knowledge he picked up on the road to success.

REGISTER TODAY

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

  • 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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