Local entrepreneurs and small-business owners are invited to attend MyBizDay on April 5 at Tradex in Abbotsford. (Thinkstock photo)

Local entrepreneurs and small-business owners are invited to attend MyBizDay on April 5 at Tradex in Abbotsford. (Thinkstock photo)

Event in Abbotsford aimed at entrepreneurs and small-business owners

MyBizDay takes place Thursday, April 5 at Tradex

Small Business BC and Envision Financial present MyBizDay on Thursday, April 5 at Tradex in Abbotsford.

The full-day event is aimed at local entrepreneurs and small-business owners looking to build and better their businesses through education about leading business tools and resources.

The event, which also runs April 25 in Surrey, features exhibits, panel discussions with local business leaders, practical workshops, and networking.

The Abbotsford MyBizDay event will take place at Tradex at the same time as the Fraser Valley Career Connections and Conference, a free local job fair and local business exhibition.

“It’s a fantastic opportunity for local small-business owners to learn from industry leaders and discover the many business resources available to them that can help them grow and strengthen their businesses,” said George Hunter, CEO of Small Business BC.

Panel discussions and speaking topics planned for the event include:

• Accessing Capital to Help You Grow – presented by Envision Financial

• Hacks to Automate Your Business and Improve Your Bottom Line – featuring Ceridian and Creative Revenue

• Set for Success: Choosing the Right Business Structure to Help You Grow – featuring Trushield and LC Notary Corporation

• Five Steps to Find Your Customers – presented by Small Business BC

• The Dos and Don’ts of Online Selling

• Lessons Learned on the Road to Success – presented by C&D Logistics

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Visit sbbc.co/abby to register or for more information.