Resources to Help You Plan Your Business

Download these free resources between August 14 and September 15, and be entered to win a free business plan review!

Access free business planning resources and be entered to win!

Since 1995, we’ve helped thousands of women start and grow their business. The most successful ventures come from a solid business plan, so we’ve pulled together our top business planning resources into one place.

Between August 14 and September 15, if you download any of the resources featured here, you’ll automatically be entered to win a Business Plan Review with a WeBC Business Advisor valued at $220!

*Terms and conditions apply, please see below for details. 


Free Business Planning Resource Downloads

Starting Your Business

Taking the Leap to Entrepreneurship Resource Guide

So, you want to be an entrepreneur… What would it be like to set out on your own—to become an entrepreneur? Whether y...

Starting Your Business

Starting Your Business Resource Guide

A guide to resources for BC women to start a business Since 1995, our team of Business Advisors has helped thousands of women...

Growing Your Business

Growing Your Business Resource Guide

A guide to decision-making and resources Increased sales or profits are the usual things that come to mind when one says busi...

Growing Your Business

Cash Flow Template

This Cash Flow Template is a simple excel file that allows you to forecast your cash flow – the money coming in and goi...

Starting Your Business

How to Write an Effective Business Plan

A good business plan is an invaluable tool for any business owner, whether you are just starting your new enterprise, expandi...

Starting Your Business

Resources to Help You Create Your Business Plan

A comprehensive list of resources and links to help you write your business plan....


Upcoming Business Planning Webinars

Join us to work through your business plan with a group of fellow women business owners!

Growth Peer Mentoring Group for women business owners in Canada – BC English-speaking group

DATE & TIME September 27 @ 11:00 am to September 27 @ 11:00 am


FREE Starting a Business Info Session | Part 1: How to Write a Business Plan

DATE & TIME September 27 @ 12:00 pm to September 27 @ 12:00 pm


Smooth Operator: Preparing for the Future

DATE & TIME September 28 @ 10:00 am to September 28 @ 10:00 am


Giveaway Terms and Conditions

One prize of a WeBC Business Plan Review to be awarded, valued at $220. You agree to be bound by these terms and conditions by entering the giveaway. All entries must be received by noon Pacific Time on September 15, 2023. One (1) winner in British Columbia will be selected at random by September 16, and the winner will be notified on or after this date.

This Giveaway, with entry via the WeBC website, is open only to British Columbia residents. 

No purchase is necessary. Winners will not be required to pay to enter the competition.

Entrants must be over 18 years old on the date of their entry.

Employees of WeBC are not eligible to enter.

Instagram or Facebook are not affiliated with or involved in the competition.

Prizes are non-negotiable, non-transferable and non-refundable. No cash alternative is available.

The name, address, email address and phone number of the winner must be provided to WeBC to enable fulfilment of the Prize.

The winner’s name and username will be posted on our social media profiles after the winner is selected.

In the event of unforeseen circumstances beyond our reasonable control, WeBC reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition or these terms and conditions, either in whole or in part, with or without notice.

WeBC’s decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.


Business Planning Tips on Our Blog

Check out these guides from our Business Advisor, Kelly Masson.

Woman thinking about her business plan

Information You Should Always Include & Information You Should Always Leave Out of a Business Plan

Woman opening her business

Product-Market Fit: How to Prove There is Enough Demand for Your Product

Woman working on business plan

How to Write a Business Plan to Secure a Loan Approval