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Start Smart 2: Key Considerations of Starting a Business

From PST to Protecting Your Business

Course Description

The business start-up phase is an exciting time full of opportunity and big decisions. Don’t let your potential business be derailed by taking unnecessary risks. Start Smart 2: Key Considerations of Starting a Business highlights the ways you can protect your business, your employees and yourself from harm.

What Will I Learn?

  • Employment standards including bonding, employees and running a small business

  • Discover ways to protect your business

  • How to handle Provincial Sales Tax (PST)

  • Protecting your intellectual property and not infringing on others

  • How trademarks, patents and designs work

November is Free Education Month at Small Business BC

In partnership with WorkSafeBC, the entire month of webinars and Talk to an Expert sessions are free in November! It’s first come first served, so do register early to avoid disappointment.

At Small Business BC, our number one priority will always be the health and safety of our clients, staff and service providers. As a result, we continue to deliver all our services online, or over the phone until further notice. View our resources for getting Back to Business, or connect directly with a business advisor through our COVID-19 Support Service.

Please note: all webinar participants will also receive access to a recording for seven days after the live session.

Testimonials

Sufficiently covered a broad range of topics to provide food for thought and guidance for further followup / research. Clifford E.
Session Date & Time
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 1:30pm to 4:00pm
  • Length: 3 Hours
  • Language: English
  • Subject: Business Planning, Financial, Financial Planning, Industry Regulations, Operations Management, Start Ups
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  • Price: Free
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