Why You Should Delegate Your Bookkeeping

One of the biggest barriers to growth that businesses owners face is becoming bogged down by non-revenue generating activities, such as bookkeeping. Fortunately, there is a solution. Falling behind on your bookkeeping means you are not benefiting from up-to-date financial information.  With the migration of accounting and bookkeeping to the […]

Rising Interest Rates and Your Small Business

Rising interest rates have been a hot topic in Canadian news ever since the Bank of Canada announced a benchmark interest rate rise; the first in seven years. Thanks to a positive economic outlook at home and abroad, more interest rate rises are expected in the coming months. Is […]

What’s Happening in April 2018 at Small Business BC?

Believe it or not, we’re almost a third of the way through 2018. It may feel like only yesterday we rang in the New Year, but the clock is ticking on hitting your business targets for the year. What better opportunity to get started, than by indulging in some educational […]

How to Secure Early Stage Financing

Entrepreneurs and their ideas come in all shapes and sizes but the one common issue they all must address is how to finance their small business idea. It’s estimated that roughly 82% of new businesses fail due to cashflow problems. Entrepreneurs are prone to undercapitalizing their business. Therefore, it’s […]

Chase your Dreams, Not Late Payments: Strategies for Getting Paid in 2018 and Beyond

In today’s digital world, technology has made it easy for customers to pay for purchases almost instantly; but for some SMBs (small and medium businesses), late payments provide a frustrating experience. Businesses rely on a steady flow of cash to build a profitable and sustainable business. If payments are late, […]

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Better Financial Management

While most people consider the holidays a time to kick back and relax, many small business owners are taking advantage of their down-time to review the past year, and to plan for an even more successful new year. We find that December and January is often an ideal time to […]

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Better Financial Management

While most people consider the holidays a time to kick back and relax, many small business owners are taking advantage of their down-time to review the past year, and to plan for an even more successful new year. We find that December and January is often an ideal time to […]