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Small Business Links & Resources
Small Business Setup
Do I need to register a business?
How do I decide what business structure is right for my business?
Regulations, Licensing and Legal
How can I protect my business name?
What kind of business licensing do I need?
Where do I find the regulations for my business?
Do I need WorkSafeBC insurance?
Goods and Services Tax (GST):
And/or Provincial Sales Tax (PST):
Residents New to Canada
Can I start a business in BC if I am not a Canadian citizen, or permanent resident?
Where is the best place to start to test the viability of my business idea?
How do I write a business plan?
Where can I access business plan coaching or someone to review my business plan for financing?
Financial, Accounting and Tax
How can I finance my business?
Where can I take a seminar about financing my business?
What are my eligible tax deductions?
Where can I get accounting help?
Where can I find information about setting up my bookkeeping or accounting?
Statistics and Market Research
Where can I find resources for statistical information for Canada or BC?
Where can I take a market research seminar?
How do I do market research?
What market research resources are available?
Hiring and Human Resources
What do I need to do before I hire my first employee?
Where can I talk to a human resources expert?
Where can I find information on Importing and Exporting?
Networking, Coaching and Mentorship
Where can I find expert advice for my business?
What networking opportunities are there for me to meet with other entrepreneurs or industry experts?
What is the value of having a mentor?
How do I work with a mentor?
Where can I learn more about mentoring?
How do I find a mentor in BC?
Ongoing Education and Events
What are the best education resources or recommended courses for entrepreneurs?
How can I keep up to date on the latest information, education and events for entrepreneurs?
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