The Name Game

When choosing a name for your business, consider the impact it will have on the outside world’s perception of your company.

Choose Your Own Adventure

While finishing my university degree, I was faced with the Choose Your Own Adventure-like scenario: what now? I had a number of options, most of which included working 9-5 in an office; I wasn’t convinced that was for me.

Your Business: What a Concept!

If you believe in your passions, experience, research and financial strengths, then perhaps you have the perfect platform to turn your concept into a business.

Partnerships: To Be or Not To Be?

Once upon a time, there was a new mother who wished for a successful venture with her close friend. They shared a vision and complimentary skill sets, but the many challenges they faced resulted in the dissolution of a business partnership and friendship.

The Family Business: Changing Direction

Growing up with a family business taught me how to turn what I love, into a business. My dad taught me not to be afraid of change, and that the opportunities provided by running your own business are as limitless as your capacity to continue to learn.

The Difference a Day (or Two) Makes

Take a moment to reflect on why you work so hard on your business. Is it just to earn a living? Is it to fulfill a lifelong dream? When you break it all down, you might be surprised at what your intention really is.

Welcome to the Small Business BC Blog!

Hearing directly from entrepreneurs as they face the daily challenges of running a business can help you learn and grow. This blog gives a voice to those many business owners who wish to share their experiences and their expertise to help others