Community Futures Nicola Valley in partnership with Small Business BC invites all the public to attend a seminar about how to start your business. This seminar covers basic small business start-up information and is designed for the client in the thinking stage of starting a business.

Learning Objectives

Overview of all the basic requirements including: name registry, business structures, municipal licensing requirements, HST registration and an overview of employment standards;

  • Small Business BC resources are highlighted with emphasis on business planning tools, market research, business planning and trade services.
  • A demonstration of Small Business BC’s website and methods to evaluate your business idea and its viability in the market place; and
  • Brian Rudy of Synergy Business Lawyers will deliver the last hour of this seminar discussing the differences between proprietorships, partnerships, and incorporations.


Join us on Monday December 8, 2014, from 9:00am to 12:00pm at the Community Room ? City Hall, 2185 Voght Street. The cost for this 3 hour seminar is $29.00 plus HST. For more information, please contact Manuel at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 250-378-3923. Advance registration is required due to limited seating.