Off the Ground Blog

Strategies to Support your Mental Health as a Small Business Owner: Part 2 »

Apr 5, 2021

Welcome to part two of our mental health blog post series. In part one, we shared information on beating burnout from entrepreneurs, business owners, journalists, and writers.

Tags: Mental Health Series, Well-Being

Strategies to Support your Mental Health as a Small Business Owner: Part 1 »

Mar 16, 2021

This two-part mental health blog post series outlines strategies for beating burnout and investing in well-being at work.

Tags: Mental Health Series, Well-Being

Guest Post: Pivoting During the Pandemic »

Dec 17, 2020

Meakin Pivoting During the Pandemic

Connor Meakin is a UBC Alumnus and the owner of a small business in Vancouver. We are excited to feature Connor as our latest guest blog writer.

Tags: BC Spotlights, Business, E-Business, Guest Posts

Business Events BC - November & December 2020 »

Nov 23, 2020

Change. Extreme. Fortitude. Transformation. Unpredictable. These are some of the words predicted by the creatives at Thoughtmatter to describe 2020 – back in December 2019! 

Tags: Events

How To Use Content Marketing To Grow Your Construction Business »

Nov 17, 2020

Content marketing is using information for marketing purposes. The information can be in any medium, including writing, videos, infographics, photos, slide presentations, podcasts, and many more.

Tags: Business, Guest Posts, Industry Trends

COVID-19 & Business Research for British Columbia's Small Businesses »

May 29, 2020

With the help of local BC business librarians, we have created a new page in our Business Basics section titled COVID-19 & Business Research to help you find credible business information during these uncertain and rapidly changing times.

Tags: SBA Program News

Supporting Small Businesses in the Time of COVID-19 »

Apr 15, 2020

Tory Braun from Okanagan Young Professionals Collective Discusses #LocalLoveBingo

Tags: BC Spotlights, Customer Relations, Guest Posts

March 2020 Feedback Survey Launches »

Mar 5, 2020

The SBA is making some changes in 2020! In our effort to continually improve our program we are looking for individuals currently in Canada to provide feedback in an online survey. Your time and opinions are invaluable to us, so here’s your chance to help us to push our program in the right direction! 

Tags: SBA Program News

Business Events BC - March 2020 »

Mar 3, 2020

Looking for something fun to do or looking to meet like-minded people? Check out these events happening this month.

Tags: Events