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7 Helpful Tips and Resources for Newcomer BC Entrepreneurs

Start your journey today to become a small business owner in BC!

7 Helpful Online Resources for Newcomer BC Entrepreneurs

If you are a newcomer to the tri-cities and you are interested in starting your own business, you’ll be surprised to learn of the many free resources available to you! There are many libraries and organizations that are invested in helping young newcomer entrepreneurs succeed in creating their small business without breaking the bank.

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How Libraries and Immigrant-Serving Organizations Can Help You During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Learn all about the accessible online resources for you in 2021

Libraries and immigrant-serving organizations in BC should be the first point of contact for any newcomer to the province. Often, these organizations offer newcomers exactly what they need, free of charge. You may be surprised to learn of the many diverse resources available to you during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are new to Canada, or you know of someone who is trying to navigate their way during these tough times, please review and pass along this information.

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Our Reflection on 2020: Adapting to the New Normal

How We Continued to Provide the Support Newcomers in BC Need

It is hard to believe that we are wrapping up 2020! Reflecting on this, we are in awe of what we have been able to accomplish. A pandemic forced a shift in our lives and our ways of doing things. And, while we are not yet through this, we think there have been many takeaways that will continue to grow through the years to come.

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