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

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Entrepreneur’s Learning Centre

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

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

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Podcasts

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Preparing your business for an economic slowdown

Pierre Cléroux, Nicolas Fontaine and Audrey Beauchemin

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Boost your performance with technology

Pierre Cléroux and Isabelle Landry

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How to take advantage of rising tech valuations

Brenda Slauko, Michelle Scarborough, Stephany Lapierre and Mike Wilson

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Blog

Blog Venture Capital
January 26, 2023 | Venture Capital | Alison Nankivell

The future of Canada’s VC industry includes ESG

Learn more about our new environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting template for Canadian investors.

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Blog Venture Capital
December 14, 2022 | Venture Capital | Alison Nankivell

Diversity, equity and inclusion metrics for BDC Capital’s portfolio

We’ve collected DEI metrics from over 50 GPs and 500 VC-backed companies in our portfolio. Here are some key observations.

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