Resources created to help your small business start and thrive.

Whether you’re just starting out, or need some guidance on how to make your business thrive, we have something to help your businesses. Not sure which resource is right for you? Connect with us and we can point you in the right direction.

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Interactive Business Plan Builder

Writing a compelling business plan just got easier.

Writing a business plan is a big undertaking. But it doesn’t have to be. With our Interactive Business Plan Builder, you’ll have expert guidance and support during the process. We break down your plan into manageable steps and sections so you can build your business plan—wherever and whenever it works for you. And when you’re finished, we will be here to review your business plan.

Who’s it for?

  • Entrepreneurs & aspiring entrepreneurs in Alberta with a new business idea
  • Existing business owners looking at pivoting their current business model
  • Business owners or entrepreneurs that never really had the time needed to develop a comprehensive business plan
  • Business owners or entrepreneurs looking to secure funding
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Small Business Guides

Reach new levels with your business. Download our helpful guides packed full of resources, links and exercises designed to take your small business to new heights!

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Small Business Basics videos

When it comes to running a small business, there are a few basics that all small business owners need to master. In this video series, we take you through those basics to get you started.

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Business Fundamentals

There’s a lot to consider when starting or running a small business. We’re here to guide you through it all.

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Educational blogs

Whether you’re just starting up or have been in business for years, we have the information you need. Our blogs can help you make smart decisions, save time and money, and grow your business.

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Recorded webinars

At Business Link, we host webinars that give small business owners the opportunity to learn, network, and share ideas. Our webinars feature small business experts and entrepreneurs with insights and advice to help you make better business decisions.

  • June 15, 2022

  • April 11, 2022

  • March 24, 2022

  • March 3, 2022

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Professional connections

Business Link relies on support from our trusted partners to deliver some of our programs and events. We work with many professionals across the province and have cultivated a list of professional resources so that we can provide you with personalized, high-quality referrals. Thank you to the industry professionals below who have helped our small business clients.

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Resources for Indigenous entrepreneurs

We offer specialized support to Indigenous communities and entrepreneurs across Alberta. From startup to expansion, our resources are tailored to meet the unique needs of our Indigenous clients.

Indigenous Resources
Resilient Recovery Program

Resources for immigrant entrepreneurs

While all entrepreneurs face challenges, Business Link acknowledges that immigrants face additional barriers to starting and running a business. That’s why we offer specialized support to aspiring and established immigrant entrepreneurs across Alberta.

Immigrant Resources

Support Local AB directory

Support Local AB gets your business listed within minutes so that you can reach new customers, get free business exposure, and increase your online presence. The directory celebrates the diversity in entrepreneurship across Alberta and allows you to easily keep important business information up to date. Your listing could also be featured by Business Link and shared with their extensive network of clients and partners across the province!

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Our services for small business owners

Whether you have specific “how to” questions or are just feeling a little lost, we can help. We’ve been helping Alberta small businesses start and thrive for more than 25 years, and are eager to help you too.

Learn About Our Services

We can help you:

Explore strategies to successfully run and grow your business

Learn about your financing options, marketing and sales strategies, HR, and more

Get connected with the most relevant resources and supports in the business community

Review your business plan

And so much more!

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