5 Reasons You Should Hire a Web Developer

Despite their inherent ‘do-it-all’ nature, entrepreneurs occasionally grapple with problems they can’t solve. A common early problem is how to build their first business website. Sure, it’s possible to muddle through and create a basic website. But, if you really want the site to portray the business in the best […]

An Introduction to Drop Shipping

Interested in selling your products online? If so, you’ve likely heard of drop shipping. In this article, we’re going to highlight the benefits and drawbacks of drop shipping, and how it can help your business to sell product around the world. By 2021, the Canadian ecommerce market is projected to […]

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 […]

Tax Season 2019

Tax season has arrived, and the filing deadline is looming. Individuals and most business owners must file their income tax returns by April 30. However, if you are self-employed, the CRA extends the filing deadline to June 15, with interest accruing on your tax due on April 30. Ahead of […]

Tips to Improve Your Small Business Project Management

An important yardstick for the health of your business is how you approach the topic of project management. If you’re on top of it, progress toward your goals will be smooth and resources will be allocated efficiently. If you aren’t, it has the potential to derail any forward momentum your […]

Where to Find Free Stock Images for Your Website

Content Marketing is one of the best ways to attract potential clients to your website. It gives them a reason to visit and is great fodder for building your website’s search engine optimization while populating your social feed. But writing regular blogs is just one part of content marketing. You’ll […]

Grow Your Business by Attending Networking Events

There’s never been more ways to spread the word about your business. Both online and offline, we’re living in an exciting era of marketing possibilities. That said, the power and potential of networking events remain timeless. Getting out there, meeting new people and listening to their stories can lead to […]

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

While February is known as a time to show love to those around us, don’t forget to show some love to your small business this month. Small Business BC is here to help, with a wide selection of new and returning seminars in our education centre. While it may be […]

5 Questions to Answer When Contemplating Life After Business

Picture this: you’ve finally sold your business. After years of work to build up your empire, it can be a surreal moment to put that part of your life in the rear-view mirror. It’s all smooth sailing from here on out, right? On the surface (and in your mind) it […]