How to Pick the Right Events for Your Small Business to Attend

Thinking of expanding your business reach and attending a conference or trade show? Often, the hardest decision to be made is deciding which events to allocate your resources to. And, with so many options, this decision can prove overwhelming. In this article, we’re going to give some tips for how […]

Digital Marketing Tools for Small Business

We’re living in a golden age of marketing. Gone are the days of throwing valuable advertising dollars at the wall and hoping something will stick. Instead, the rise of data and technology has allowed marketers to optimize their spend and reach the desired audience more effectively than ever before. With […]

Promoting Your Business Using Stickers

It is no secret that in any industry, a thoughtful detail goes a long way. Something as simple as a custom sticker with your company’s logo can set you apart from the competition, generating brand awareness. While stickers have been around for quite some time, they are coming back as […]

How to Respond to Media Requests

Running a small business means you’ll be seen as an expert in your field. After all, you’ve started and grown a business into something real. It’s a big achievement! This standing will sometimes mean the media will want to hear your informed take on an issue. Are you ready to […]

What’s Happening in May 2019 at Small Business BC?

This May, we’re gearing up for a busy summer season with a packed slate of educational options at Small Business BC. As usual, there’s plenty of hustle and bustle at the station headlined by our monthly meetup event on May 23, Waterfront Chats. This month, we’re focusing on start-up business […]

A Beginners Guide to Selling on Amazon

Interested in selling your products on Amazon? From humble beginnings as an online bookstore, Amazon has grown to become the world’s leading online retailer, enjoying worldwide net sales of close to $500 billion in 2018. Since launching their “Fulfilled by Amazon” program, more and more small businesses are selling their […]

Tradeshow Dos and Don’ts

Thinking of exhibiting your business at an industry tradeshow? Despite the proliferation of marketing options available to businesses, exhibiting at tradeshows is still an amazing way to attract new customers and raise the profile of your operation. The Importance of Getting it Right Fact is, exhibiting at trade shows can […]