Starting A Business Bundle
Ready to take the next step and start your own business? Unsure of where to begin?
The good news is, there are robust and easily accessible resources available to help you along the way. Start with Small Business BC’s Starting a Business Bundle. We’ve designed this package to conveniently gather the key resources and information you need to start on the right foot. It includes the following popular services:
- Start Smart 1: Basics of Starting a Business Seminar and
Start Smart 2: Key Considerations of Starting a Business Seminar
Our Start Smart Package is a full-day instructional seminar that touches on every basic element of starting a business. Ranging from the different business structures, to business insurance, employment standards and protecting your intellectual property, this fascinating day of education equips attendees with the basics of launching a start-up.
- Guided Business Name Request and Guided Business Registration
Now that you know the basics of starting a business, you’re going to need to pick a name and register your start-up. With the expert guidance of a Small Business BC Business Advisor you’ll have your business registered with minimal fuss. This service includes guided name reservation, company registration, GST registration (if required), as well as a printed registration certificate.
- One Talk to an Expert Advisory Session
Having trouble with a specific area of the start-up process? Our Talk to an Expert program connects you with a range of specialized business advisors. In a one-on-one session, you can receive tailored advice on topics like accounting, business brokerage, human resources, insurance, business law, technology and website creation.
- Ticket to our Upcoming Meetup Event
Each month, Small Business BC hosts a meetup at our office in Downtown Vancouver. January’s meetup is devoted to starting a business, featuring guest speakers who will share their experiences and provide valuable insight on their start-up phase. Mingle with fellow new entrepreneurs and make valuable connections.
Guided Business Registration service is for Sole Proprietorships and General Partnerships only.
Learn the basic elements of starting a business
Guidance through the business registration process
Assistance picking the right name for your business
Receive expert one-on-one advice on starting a business
Network with fellow new entrepreneurs
Hear from business owners who have been there and done that
How the Process Works
Once you purchase our Starting a Business Bundle, a member of the Small Business BC team will be in touch via phone within the next 2-4 business days to help book the dates for these services. We’ll also discuss your business name choices.
All sessions are booked in advance on a first come, first served basis. Located outside the Lower Mainland? All services are available remotely via webinar/Skype/phone from anywhere in the province (except meetup).