Our grant search tool can help your economic development initiative succeed – search for funding options from a variety of sources.
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Already a business owner and looking for opportunities for growth? Or thinking of starting a small business but not sure where to start? Regardless of your stage in business, the following resources will help guide you in the right direction.
These resources will help guide you through the information about managing employees.
Economic development benefits communities, industries and people in regions across B.C. Find funding, tools, resources, best practices and services to support your community’s economic goals, whether you’re urban or rural, large or small, Indigenous or non-Indigenous.
- Search funding & grants
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- Learn the Basics, Plan and Measure Your Economic Development Efforts
- Research Economic Activity
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- Support Business and Sector Development
- BC Ideas Exchange: Webinars and Success Stories
- Prepare for Business Investment and Land Development
There are many challenges to owning a small business - among them, raising capital. The ability to raise capital can determine whether or not a good idea gets off the ground.
The Province's Trade and Invest website markets B.C.'s sectors and communities and competitive advantages internationally.
Small Business in British Columbia
Small Business is Big Business in B.C.
WorkBC.ca helps British Columbians successfully navigate B.C.’s job market.
BC Ideas Exchange
BC Ideas Exchange webinars and success stories share economic development ideas, promising practices and community collaboration happening in B.C.