Small Business BC helps British Columbia’s entrepreneurs grow successful and sustainable businesses through expert business advisors, educational services, easy-to-use free resources and engaging community events.
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Exporting allows you to expand the horizons of your small business beyond the local market. Export Navigator’s community-based advisors provide FREE support and ongoing guidance to help your business grow outside of B.C. Whether you need export advice or help with developing export strategies and researching new markets, we are standing by to connect you with expert guidance.
Our advisors offer:
- An export readiness assessment
- A business readiness assessment
- Market entry strategy support
- Market tools and information
- Streamlined service connections to support services
The Export Navigator program is supported by the Province of B.C. and Western Economic Diversification Canada and delivered by Small Business BC, and Community Futures.
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List your business for sale for free! Venture Connects mission is to maintain strong communities in British Columbia through business retention. They help businesses find new owners, and buyers find the right businesses.
The Venture Connect program is supported by the Province of B.C., BC Economic Atlas and Community Futures and delivered by Small Business BC.
Visit the Venture Connect website.
For over 30 years, Community Futures been fostering entrepreneurship in rural BC. They offer small business loans, business counseling and specialized services to help you start or grow a business, and to help communities become more resilient and dynamic.
Visit the Community Futures website.