Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce, Sunshine Coast BC
Coming Jan. 26: YouTube for Small Business!
A billion people visit YouTube every day, and it's FREE. Learn how to create effective video content for your business and reach a wider audience than ever before via YouTube. Presenter Garland Coulson has spent over 25 years mastering practical time management and business skills and sharing them with groups across Western Canada. Also known as "Captain Time," he offers one-on-one business coaching, and workshops in marketing, time management, and entrepreneurship for both small business and the non-profit sector.
Please take our Workshop Topic Survey
The Chamber's new office has lots of room for workshops, so we are enthusiastically working on our 2015 line-up. Last year we held workshops on LinkedIn, Social Media Marketing, Internet Security, E-Commerce, and Business Writing. Please help us plan by taking this short survey on what topics you'd like to see us offer.
GDCC Supports Ferry Fiscal Fairness Campaign
The Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce fully supports the Powell River Chamber of Commerce's campaign to make Fiscal Fairness part of the BC Ferry Corporation's mandate. See more details.
George Hotel Statement of Support
The Board of Directors of the Gibsons Chamber has issued a Statement of Support for the George Hotel proposal.
Sunshine Coast BC Business News and Information
- Chamber recommends Mobile Business Licenses
Jan 22, 2015The Gibsons and District Chamber of Commerce is floating the idea of a mobile business license option for the Sunshine Coast. 91.7 Coast FM reports...
- Cheap Gas and a Cheap Loonie is Good News for Tourism
Jan 20, 2015Falling gas prices and a weakening loonie are raising hopes within Canada's tourism industry that 2015 will be a banner year.
- Forecast for Pulp, Paper, Forestry - Cautious Optimism
Jan 13, 2015Industry analysts see a generally positive year ahead for pulp, paper and forestry, but shifts in how paper is used will continue to be a challenge for companies like Catalyst and Howe Sound Pulp and Paper.
- Royal LePage Acquires Prudential
Jan 6, 2015Canadian real estate giant Royal LePage acquired Lower Mainland and Sunshine Coast major player Prudential Sussex Realty in early December.
- Is Vancouver in a Housing Bubble? Experts disagree.
Jan 6, 2015In this CBC article, Housing analyst Ben Rabidoux points out that average resale prices in Vancouver are 26 times the average personal disposable income--more than double the long term norm and by far the highest in the country.
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