Off the Ground Blog

Business Events BC – November 2018 »

Oct 29, 2018

Whether you’re looking for help with business plans, marketing, finance or more, we’ve gathered a selection of free and low-cost business events for entrepreneurs and small business owners. 

Tags: Events

11 of the Best Podcasts to Listen to for Entrepreneurs »

Jul 18, 2018

Podcasts are great to listen to whether you’re commuting to work, making dinner, or want to learn something new. These business-focused podcasts will offer you insight and ideas about entrepreneurship and current business trends and issues. This collection of podcasts are freely available online. Read on to find a new listen!

Tags: Podcasts, Work-Life Balance

Free Webinars For Building, Marketing & Creating More Cash Flow »

Jun 7, 2018

Webinars are interactive online seminars that offer education to small business owners, often for free or a small fee. This week, we’ve put together a list of useful webinars for business owners in BC that will be happening during the month of June. Learn how to build, market, and finance your business form the comfort of your own home.

Tags: Open Education

Meet Marco Pasqua! Entrepreneur Profile Highlights »

May 16, 2018

Marco Pasqua is a speaker, writer, and entrepreneur. He sits down to talk with us about founding the CUBE Principle in Vancouver, BC., and his journey from having a concept to creation and explore challenges and lessons along the way.

Tags: BC Spotlights, Guest Posts, Small Business Profile

Industry Overview: Florist Shop Business »

May 16, 2018

A florist shop is a retail establishment that sells cut flowers and ornamental plants. The floral trade involves activities such as flower care, flower arranging, floral design, merchandising, and often flower delivery. Florist shops are an ever popular industry.

Tags: Industry Trends