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  • September 25, 2020

    New OC business program creates more real-world learning for budding entrepreneurs

    Okanagan College’s School of Business is launching a new program that will teach entrepreneurship and business in a way most business owners would say is key to learning – by doing.

    The Experiential Entrepreneurship program will offer an entrepreneurship specialty to the College’s Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

    Modelled after a long-running and highly successful pro...

  • September 23, 2020

    New REACH program helps agriculture businesses recover

    VERNON,BC–From lost farmgate sales to lost harvest workers, agricultural businesses in the North Okanagan have had a tough year because of COVID-19. Now, a new business accelerator program aims to help the region’s agricultural entrepreneurs get the tools and support they need to pivot operations, scale up and succeed.

    “We recognized a need to bring the agricultural business community g...

  • September 21, 2020

    GoByBike BC events are back with a faster, easier to use new website

    (British Columbia) – Each year, during GoByBike events, GoByBike BC Society encourages thousands of people across British Columbia to leave the car in the garage and choose to ride their bicycles for transportation instead: enjoying healthy, environmentally friendly and active transportation.

    It was with a heavy heart that GoByBike BC Society had to postpone the last Spring Bike to Work...

  • September 18, 2020

    No Straight Lines with Ty Summach

    Our Startup programs are designed to help businesses who are ready to take their business to market through peer-to-peer engagements, one-on-one business coaching, and entrepreneurial training and resources with industry-expert mentors.

    What makes our mentors so qualified? They’ve been there. They’ve lived through the challenges, thrived in success and learned from experience.

    W...

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