Is Starting a Business for You?
How to write a business plan


If you're thinking about opening a business, developing the plan should be a priority. It isn't difficult to write, but it takes time. These links will give you all the advice, direction and information you need. 

BusinessSmall Business BC provides quality information and services to the B.C. business community´╗┐.

The Women's Enterprise Centre is not just for women! Download their helpful guide to writing an effective business plan.

The Business Development Bank of Canada provides a free online template for creating your business plan.

Community Futures has posted a dozen business plans from different business types to use as examples.

The Aboriginal Business and Entrepreneurship Skills Training (Aboriginal BEST) program offers a training series that focuses on helping participants identify viable business ideas and determine their feasibility. Participants conduct market research, write business plans, and explore financing options.

Aboriginal Business Service Network Society provides Aboriginal entrepreneurs with governmental information and resources they need for business start-up and operations, at no cost.