Financial support and resources available for businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Support for businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Entrepreneur's toolkit

Business tools to help you successfully manage, grow and promote your business

To succeed today you need to have sound business sense and a set of practical tools. We offer several free resources including eBooks, webinars and business templates that will be useful whether your business is just starting out or is already well established.

Entrepreneur’s Learning Centre

Learn at your own pace from the comfort of your home with BDC’s new learning centre.

Marketing, sales and export
Marketing Fundamentals
Money and finance
Financial fundamentals I
Money and finance
Financial fundamentals II
Start or buy a business
How to start a business

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Templates & business guides

Our guides and business templates are designed to help you set your business on the right path and increase your chance of success.


Winning new customers in a changing economy

Dan Johnstone

Chris O’Shea

Pierre Cléroux

Seize the Moment: Uncovering Growth Opportunities for Tech in 2021

Jean-Philippe Pépin

Lally Rementilla

Nishaant Sangaavi

Tiffany Kaminsky

Scale up! How to use technology to boost your business’s efficiency

Pierre Cléroux

Anish Ambujakshan

Leon Van Der Poel


Blog Leadership
May 03, 2021 | Leadership | Michelle Scarborough

Imposter syndrome: What if you didn’t have to fake it till you make it

What if you didn’t have to fake it till you make it? When trying to overcome imposter syndrome, it’s ok to admit that you don’t have all the answers.

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Blog Leadership
May 03, 2021 | Leadership | Annie Marsolais

It’s time we talk about Canadian entrepreneurs’ mental health

Results from BDC’s mental health survey in 2021 show how entrepreneurs are dealing with stress, fatigue and uncertainty over the pandemic.

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