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3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting A Side Business

Many people want to start a side business. For some, it’s because they want to turn a creative hobby they’re passionate about into a project…

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FAQs For Your Startup – Should I Write a Business Plan?

Your SA Entrepreneurship team members, Laura and Tania, field questions every day from BCIT students and alumni like you. In this FAQ series, I am…

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4 Tips to Feel More Confident During Your Next Virtual Presentation or Pitch

In today’s COVID-19 business world, virtual presentations and pitches have quickly become a new normal for most of us. It is also expected that virtual…

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The Perfect Time to Build Your Network

Are you tired of being at home? It’s easy to get discouraged, especially with all this time away from friends and family. For aspiring entrepreneurs…

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Finding Our New Normal with BC’s Restart Plan for Business Operations

As an entrepreneur, your business and its operations are greatly impacted by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. We hope you feel reassured that there…

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Marketing Strategies for Bootstrapping Entrepreneurs

“Authenticity is key!”…and other marketing pro-tips.  This week I had the pleasure of sitting down (virtually) with marketing industry experts Emma Schram, Communications and Marketing…

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Why Intrapreneurship Coaching is a Powerful Career Move and How You Can Start

Intrapreneurship – using entrepreneurial skills within an organization – is an exciting, growing area and experts predict that due to the impact of the coronavirus on companies…

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What to Focus on When Business Stops

With so many businesses temporarily closing and others experiencing dramatic declines in sales, many entrepreneurs are asking themselves the same question: ‘What should I work…

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How Entrepreneurs Can Take Care of Their Mental Health During COVID-19

It is well known that the entrepreneurial life is often a stressful one with many challenges and a lot of uncertainty. A recent study (before…

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BCIT Entrepreneur Stories – Not Letting a Pandemic Get in the Way

As we all adjust to remote learning and physical distancing, many entrepreneurs are wondering how COVID-19 will impact their business and what they can do…