Wage Subsidy Programs: Boost Your Business and Reduce Your Costs

If you’re a small business owner who dreams of having the capital needed to expand your team, on a temporary or part-time basis, you can stop dreaming. Several wage subsidy programs are available to employers who want to benefit from the talent, knowledge and training that post-secondary students can bring […]

Self Employed? How to Get a Head Start on Your Tax Return

The first year or two of business is an exciting time. And if you’re like most new business owners, you’ll have been busy organizing, building and growing your new venture … and keeping track of all your receipts and invoices along the way, of course! Here are some tips to […]

November is FREE Education Month at Small Business BC

Small Business Week 2020 is a wrap, and we are so grateful for the energy and enthusiasm of our community across the week of free education. In fact, we enjoyed it so much, we want to do it again… Small Business BC, alongside our partners WorkSafeBC, is pleased to […]

What’s Happening in October 2020 at Small Business BC?

It’s October, the days are getting shorter and fall is in the air! With Small Business Week on the horizon, October offers the perfect opportunity to invest some time in your small business with the fantastic range of education at Small Business BC. Before we delve into the highlights, have […]

5 Frequently Asked Questions About Small Business Insurance

Starting a small business is equal parts exciting and overwhelming. While some business areas you can’t wait to get started on, like branding or product development, other aspects of business don’t quite hold your attention. Insurance may be one of them, and we wouldn’t be surprised (or offended) if it […]

Build. Grow. Thrive. Returns Virtually this September

Thank You! Thank you to all our attendees who made our Build. Grow. Thrive. virtual event such a massive success. If you missed out on the event, or you want to re-watch the day’s education, simply visit the page below and complete the form. We’ll be returning for our next […]

Recover up to 41% of Your Expenses Through Innovation Tax Incentives

Most business leaders are aware that there are valuable tax incentives available from the Canadian Government. Despite knowing this, many businesses do not get around to taking advantage of these programs. Often this is because we get too busy. Another reason is these programs are ambiguous, confusing, and hard to […]

July 2020 at Small Business BC

This July, summer school is in session at Small Business BC. We’ve got a full slate of webinars, education and resources to help your business navigate British Columbia’s provincial Restart Plan. Whether you’re getting ready to reopen, or you’re pivoting operations to service the new COVID economy, make sure […]

AccessAbility Week at SBBC

National AccessAbility Week is a time to celebrate the contributions of Canadians with disabilities and promote the benefits of inclusion and diversity within the workforce. That’s why Small Business BC is thrilled to announce our inaugural AccessAbility Week! In conjunction with National AccessAbility Week, and in partnership with the […]