Meet Nicole Burke, Emelle’s Catering

For over 20 years, Emelle’s Catering has been a culinary fixture in Vancouver’s bustling Mount Pleasant neighbourhood. In that time, Director of Catering Sales, Nicole Burke, has seen the business go from strength to strength, navigating a constantly shifting culinary scene while staying true to the business’ roots. As […]

Add Your Business to the Small Business BC Marketplace

At Small Business BC, we understand the important role small businesses play in our province. They serve our tight-knit communities, they sustain us, and they inspire us. Without them, life in British Columbia just wouldn’t be the same. And now, more than ever, they need our support. As these businesses […]

Small Business BC Launches COVID-19 Support Service for B.C. Businesses

Across British Columbia, the impact of COVID-19 has proved dramatic and far reaching. As each day brings announcements and resources across multiple platforms, the need for a single point of contact for information has become clear. A One-Stop COVID-19 Business Resource Developed in partnership with the B.C. government and Government […]

Day of Mourning Offers an Opportunity to Reflect on Health and Safety

Do you know why April 28 is an important day for your business each year? It’s the national Day of Mourning, an annual event remembering the people who have lost their lives to a work-related incident or occupational disease. It’s also a reminder of how you can make a significant […]

5 Tips for Maintaining Mental Health During COVID-19

Anxiety, stress and doubt are perfectly normal reactions to the uncertain times we live in. For many of us, COVID-19 has thrust the future into an uncertain light, laying waste to carefully laid plans and forcing us to pivot into situations we aren’t accustomed to. Not only are we grappling […]

Frequently Asked Questions Relating to COVID-19 and Small Business

Small Business BC is here to help British Columbia’s entrepreneurs navigate the unique challenges posed by COVID-19. Our team have been hard at work via phone and email responding to client questions on a wide range of subjects relating to the impact on small businesses. With the rapidly shifting landscape, […]