Tag: technology

Make Your Own Website Thinking of creating a website for your business? WordPress websites make up almost 30% of the internet and it was recently named the world’s fastest growing Content Management System (CMS). Similar to Shopify, Wix and Squarespace, WordPress offers a free-to-install, flexible and simple interface to make the most of your business […]

How to Reach Customers with Simple Videos From Your Phone COURSE DESCRIPTION If marketing has taught us anything in recent years it’s that customers love video content. Many business owners think it’s expensive and time-consuming to create this content but this is no longer the case. Thanks to the humble smartphone, professional-looking videos can be […]

Digital Security for Businesses COURSE DESCRIPTION Digital Security is a key part of protecting your business in today’s increasingly connected world. As small businesses like yours move operations, sales, communications and data online — particularly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic — if you are not ensuring appropriate protections, the risk of serious damage to […]

As COVID-19 drove businesses to operate almost exclusively online, the need for a strong network and innovative technology became increasingly important. Fortunately, Canadian telecom has been investing for years, and the dawn of 5G could not have come at a more important time. Our conversation with Navin Arora, President Business Solutions at TELUS and Pau […]

Google Lens turns your phone camera into an A.I.-Powered visual search tool. It works with Google Assistant and Google Photos to help people find businesses, recognize images, or transfer text to phone, with just the touch of a screen. This technology makes it easier for people to find specific products and services in an instant. […]

Cybersecurity in the Age of COVID-19 COURSE DESCRIPTION Since the beginning of the pandemic, many businesses have quickly increased their online presence and remote operations. Unfortunately, this has led to a rapid increase in cyberattacks. Hackers have learned many small businesses often don’t have strong cybersecurity in place, and they represent a soft target. With […]

Vancouver’s rich talent base, world-class academic institutions and diverse community have made the city a magnet for technology companies of all sizes. As we prepare to navigate post-COVID-19 economic recovery: What opportunities will technology companies create for the local economy? What is the broader impact of the technology sector’s growth? How can technology companies continue […]

As many businesses move forward, founders continue to deal with challenges their businesses and investors are facing. This session will focus on alternative methods that Technology companies can consider when raising capital. Join BDO’s West Technology leader, Mike Hiley, as he leads a group of investment experts from Venture Debt Providers, Government Incentives, Banks and […]

How to Reach Customers with Simple Videos From Your Phone COURSE DESCRIPTION If marketing has taught us anything in recent years it’s that customers love video content. Many business owners think it’s expensive and time-consuming to create this content but this is no longer the case. Thanks to the humble smartphone, professional-looking videos can be […]

As more businesses look to reduce waste, improve efficiencies, and cut down on greenhouse gasses, new business models and technological advances are unlocking new opportunities and opening doors that foster economically and environmentally sustainable business practices. Technological advances can bring about environmentally sustainable business practices, but the current health crisis has also highlighted the important […]