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3750 Meridian Street, Bellingham, WA, US, 98225

  • Phone: (360) 671-4600
  • Fax: (360) 671-6487
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"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.

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Vancity Small Business & Entrepreneur Series
Vancouver Public LibraryMarch 29, 2015 10:30 AM
350 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 6B1
For start-up entrepreneurs (micro and small) who are looking for business plan support.   Are You Ready to Start a Business?  In this seminar you will: Learn about the current entrepreneurial landscape in BCIdentify many of the qualities that successful entrepreneurs shareIdentify where your own entrepreneurial strengths and, possibly weaknesses, layLearn strategies to help you increase your entrepreneurial rating This seminar is a must for anyone considering starting their own business. How to Develop a Cash Flow Projection  In this seminar you will: Learn how to develop a comprehensive cash flow planLearn to develop alternative scenariosHear lessons from the "Wealthy Barber" applied to businessRecognize red light and green light signs in good and bad timesLearn how to ramp up your business with caution If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. This seminar will help you sleep at night, knowing you can manage good and tough times.   Identifying your customers: the keys to market research. You have a business idea that everyone says you should pursue. Thats encouraging, but how will you figure out if theres a large enough market for your product or service to support you in your own business? Or, if youve already launched and the clients arent beating down your door, how can you find them? In this seminar, you will: Learn how to determine who your customers are and how to reach themLearn about the different benefits and drawbacks of a variety of market research toolsIdentify the best market research approach for your own businessThis seminar is for anyone who wants to find or attract new clients or customers.   Ten things a lender looks for in a business plan. You have a great business idea. Your family and friends think you will be successful but have you explored the many challenges your start-up may face? Do you have sufficient funds to cover all the start-up costs? What happens if you dont have any customers in the first few months? In this seminar you will: Identify the key areas for a start-up to be successfulIdentify the many challenges a start-up may encounterLearn to mitigate many of these challengesLearn to develop a well-prepared business planUnderstand what a banker must see to approve your loan requestIf you plan to ask your banker for financial support for your business, this seminar will ensure you arrive prepared.   Make the Most of Your Money   In this seminar, you will: Learn about credit history and why it is important Learn how to maintain good credit history Identify common places to find business financingLearn what business accounts might suit you besthis seminar is for anyone who doesnt know what their credit rating is and is considering applying for a loan or you want to get over the hump of attracting financial capital to your enterprise.   Interactive Business Plan (2 - two hour workshops)   In this workshop you will:  Learn ways to inject your business plan with the energy and passion you have for your actual business Participate in interactive activities that relate specifically to your own business and business planReceive tools to help you improve the six areas of your business plan that lenders look at most closelyHear stories from a Vancity lender about actual business plans that have gotten their attention--for better or worse If your business plan reads more like a technical manual that people are afraid to pick-up than a story that everyone wants to be part of, this workshop will help make you the life of the business plan party. For more information check out www.vancity.com/eachonegrowone
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Dan and Shay
Commodore BallroomMarch 29, 2015 3:00 PM
868 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1K3
Dan + Shay is a country pop group that formed in 2013 when Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney paired up under a shared moniker. The Nashville-based duo released its first single, "19 You + Me," later the same year.
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Guster
VenueMarch 29, 2015 7:00 PM
881 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1K7
Guster is an acoustic pop/indie rock band that formed in 1991 in Massachusetts. The members bring comedy and social activism to their music along with their instrumental and vocal talents, creating an atmosphere that feels like it has a purpose while it entertains. Look for offbeat covers and amusing lyrics as part of the show that is probably being taped by more than one audience member (Guster has an open recording policy).
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Unscrolled: Reframing Tradition In Chinese Contemporary Art
Vancouver Art GalleryMarch 29, 2015 10:00 AM
750 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7
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Offsite: Robert Youds
Vancouver Art GalleryMarch 29, 2015 10:00 AM
750 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7
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Emily Carr & Landon Mackenzie: Wood Chopper and The Monkey
Vancouver Art GalleryMarch 29, 2015 10:00 AM
750 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2H7
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