Start a Business
This is your first stop for business information and planning. Our Business Counts Program provides a series of services including Workshops and Seminars, Resources, and Site Visits. Start-up resources include business planning examples, information on becoming a proprietorship/partnership, incorporation or non-profit society, importing and exporting, sources of financing and information on buying or selling a business.
The BC Starting a Small Business Guide has been developed as an introductory tool for entrepreneurs. The guide has useful information and resources to help you start a successful business. Download the BC Starting a Small Business Guide.
On the right, you will find links to help you start your business.
Please book an appointment with Geoff Crawford, Business Development Manager – 250-334-2427 x 225 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Upcoming Business Events
Cost: $59 COURSE DESCRIPTION Thinking of creating a website for your business? WordPress websites make up almost 30% of the internet and it was recently named the world’s fastest growing
Thinking of creating a website for your business? WordPress websites make up almost 30% of the internet and it was recently named the world’s fastest growing Content Management System (CMS). Similar to Shopify, Wix and Squarespace, WordPress offers a free-to-install, flexible and simple interface to make the most of your business website.
Join Simon Rai, Raize Digital, and take an interactive step-by-step tour of WordPress and leave with a basic website of your own. Getting started is easier than you think on this user-friendly platform that will empower you to tell the world about your small business. In this session, we’ll also briefly examine some of the more popular alternatives to WordPress.
(Wednesday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm