Identifying the necessary services required to build and scale your business can be a labour-intensive process. The GVBOT Small Business Toolkit is designed to eliminate the guesswork and save you money.
The toolkit is filled with offers exclusive to members of the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade and includes services that fit the unique needs of your business. From Human Resources and Legal Services to Telecommunications, you will find a broad range of tools to help grow your business.
Complimentary two-hour session for Lean process improvement
MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Through partner-led engagements, they provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business and personalized strategies to help people and organizations succeed across the country and around the world.
Participate in an introductory training workshop led by Jie Feng and team. to Lean 6 sigma methodology and a process improvement identification.
The training is recommended for:
- Management including General Managers and C-suite
- Operations and Finance
- Supply Chain
- with a preferred company size of $10M+ gross revenue per year
Please contact Jie Feng at for more details.
Moneris - nominate their favorite local small business
Small businesses have always been there for you in your time of need. Day and night. Rain or shine. Now it’s your turn to be there for them. Nominate your favorite local small business by answering our #CallforSmall and help them win one of five $1,000 grants.
Click here to nominate!
Let us help check "payroll" off your mile-long to-do list
As a Canadian owned and operated payroll and workforce management solutions provider, Payworks understands the needs of Canadian employers like you.
Our feature-rich solutions for Payroll, Human Resources, Employee Time and Absence Management were built for businesses just like yours and our Service Team is committed to delivering reliable expert service to every Payworks client, whether you have one employee or thousands. With our Affinity pricing, GVBOT members have access to our solutions at a discount. Let us show you how we’re different.
For more information or to get an instant quote, visit payworks.ca or contact .
Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance – A benefit plan that is perfect for small business.
The Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan has been protecting Canadian firms for over 50 years.
More than 30,000 small to midsize businesses choose the Chambers Plan to protect their employees with comprehensive group benefits, including Health and Dental insurance, making it Canada’s #1 employee benefits plan for small business.
This plan is exclusive to businesses that are members of a board of trade or chamber of commerce.
To find out more visit chamberplan.ca
Chemistry Consulting Group – Save 15% on an HR Audit
Understanding the BC Employment Standards Act is a complex undertaking to which large organizations dedicate an enormous amount of time. Aligning with the act is crucial to ensuring your business avoids the risks associated with not adhering to those standards.
An HR audit from Chemistry Consulting Group will evaluate your current human resources policies and procedures, documentation, and systems, while assessing compliance with statutory obligations as they relate to HR practices and policies guided by the BC Employment Standard Act.
The review will identify any needs/gaps within your processes and provide a detailed report with suggestions and recommendations highlighting modifications based on HR best practices.
Frequent changes in the rules and regulations of HR functions might mean your policies and processes are outdated, leaving you open to risk.
Chemistry Consulting Group is a team of human resources experts that offer a range of services tailored to each of their individual clients. They are just the right size to deliver exceptional results with a personal touch. The HR professionals at Chemistry will take the time to understand your business needs and provide support in the areas where you need it, so you can continue to do what you do best – and let them handle the rest.
BCAA Small Business Insurance – Receive a complimentary business insurance assessment and new customer discount.
BCAA Small Business Insurance is our newest insurance solution available for over 200 professions within business services, retail, construction, and real estate. We know that every BC business is unique. That's why we offer customized coverage, online convenience, and the support of expert help when you need it. Assess your business and the risks you face to find the exact insurance you need to protect your growth and potential. Made for busy entrepreneurs, from one BC business to another.
Bennett Jones LLP – Receive up to two hours of complimentary consultation.
- Initial ESG Assessment – one-hour consultation with a Bennett Jones LLP associate with expertise in environmental, social and corporate governance matters and an ESG considerations template
- Shareholder Agreement Considerations – one-hour consultation with a Bennett Jones LLP associate to discuss shareholder agreement considerations and recommendations and a shareholder agreement consideration checklist
- Standard Form Contract Review – review of one template standard form agreement (up to two hours) by a Bennett Jones LLP associate with the appropriate subject matter expertise
- Minute Book or Corporate Records Review – review of minute books or corporate records for one company (up to two hours) with a list of recommendations for actions to be taken to ensure compliance with applicable corporate law and a minute book checklist for future reference
TELUS – Amazing offers for small business owners
Take advantage of our latest member offers to improve connectivity, collaboration, security and more. Move your business forward with TELUS.
To learn more, login to your GVBOT Member Account using the login at the top right of this page.
Air Canada For Business
Air Canada for Business is a free program designed for small and medium sized companies to help them save on business travel, earn rewards and enjoy exclusive member offers every time they book with Air Canada and select partner airlines. Enroll today and receive 15% off one booking and one complimentary Preferred Seat. Contact for the promo code. Visit aircanada.com/TAPVancouver for more details.