The Art of Effective Small Business Networking

The Art of Effective Small Business Networking Networking has always been a powerful tool for growing a business, and it is even more vital for entrepreneurs with small businesses.  The relationships you form and the connections you make can lead to new opportunities, collaborations, and valuable resources.  In this blog post, we dive into the […]

Making Your Mark(et): Expert Advice from Seasoned Entrepreneurs

Making Your Mark(et): Expert Advice from Seasoned Entrepreneurs We asked our community on Instagram to help us answer the question “What is one piece of advice you would give a first time market vendor?” and they did not disappoint!  Whether you are just starting out with markets or have been attending them for a few […]

How to Plan your Booth Setup at Market Events

How To Plan A Stand Out Space for Market Events Attending a vendor market is a great way for small businesses to showcase their products and meet new customers! There are numerous incredible organizations across the province that host events in which your business can participate, including us, BC Shop Local. You can check out […]

5 Tips to Increase Small Business Sales through Instagram

5 Tips to Increase Small Business Sales through Instagram In today’s world, social media has evolved into an essential tool for businesses to promote their goods and services. Instagram is one such platform that can help small businesses increase their sales and reach a wider audience. Instagram, with over 1 billion active users, provides a […]

4 Simple Strategies To Maximize Email Deliverability

4 Simple Strategies To Maximize Email Deliverability It’s easy to see that email marketing is essential when nearly 60% of marketers say it is their most significant source of ROI. So it’s 100% worth it to do it right. However, crafting regular emails to your subscribers can be pretty time-intensive for the already busy entrepreneur. […]