Growing a Business
Ready to grow your business in a sustainable way?
The good news is, there are several different business growth strategies available to you – covering everything from exploring new markets, to creating new products or refining your marketing messaging. It’s up to an individual business to find their own unique mix for success. The key is to select an approach that’s aligned with your overall strategic plan and business goals.
Small Business BC is here to help you along the way. We provide the tools and resources your already-established business will need to grow organically and thrive.
Market Research is essential to understanding your customers, industry, trends and competition. Let our Market Research Expert help you find the answers behind the numbers in our Market Research Advisory service.https://smallbusinessbc.ca/advisory/market-research-services/
Join us for one of our webinars - growing your business subjects include: business mapping, free trade agreements and how to drive more traffic to your website.https://smallbusinessbc.ca/education
Growth brings with it additional challenges. Speak to our stable of experts and receive guidance on HR, Operations, website, and payroll, plus other topics.https://smallbusinessbc.ca/advisory/talk-to-an-expert-series/
Explore new markets and grow your business through international trade. Small Business BC's Import/Export Advisory service connects you with an international trade expert.https://smallbusinessbc.ca/advisory/import-export-advisory-services/
Take the next steps for your growing business with solutions-based advice from our expert business advisors. This service consists of 60-minute recurring appointments as you need them.https://smallbusinessbc.ca/advisory/business-growth-services
Hear from others successfully growing their businesses
Two Wheel Gear
Ten years into his entrepreneurial journey, we caught up with Reid Hemsing and his rapidly growing business, Two Wheel Gear.
Having emigrated years earlier to work in Vancouver’s finance industry, Irish native Ruairi Spillane saw an opportunity to help his fellow emigrants. He founded Moving2Canada.com to provide a support network for the burgeoning Irish diaspora who were traveling to Canada in search of a brighter future.
In a few short years, Adam Wicks has earned a reputation as one of BC’s brightest young entrepreneurs. Named on BC Business’ Top 30 Under 30 List, his company, Wicks Electric, is the highest rated electrical contractor in the Lower Mainland.
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