Business Development

One of the pillars of the Chamber of Commerce is Business Development. We provide business supports through various forms such as workshops, resources, and educational opportunities. This page will provide links to resources and any upcoming business development events or workshops that are being hosted by the Chamber.

Stay tuned for upcoming workshops that we are in the process of planning. Do you have an idea for a workshop you’d like to see or are able to host an information session? Let us know at

Information on the March Workshop can be found below!

Insight to Impact: Reflective Practices for Accelerating Business Growth

Unlock the power of strategic insight by mastering the art of reflection, a transformative technique that enables you to decode the patterns in your achievements and challenges. Gain unmatched clarity and dedication to propel your business to new heights. This workshop is your gateway to harnessing reflection as a dynamic tool for monumental success.

Facilitator BIO:

Salli Carter is an international business coach, seasoned leadership consultant, and professional speaker with 20+ years of experience managing large teams and supporting entrepreneurs in the growth of their companies. Salli empowers leaders to develop clear future visions, overcome challenges, and smash their goals. 

Please join us at the Innovation Centre Powered by SASCU on March 22 from 12pm to 1pm for this workshop! Light snacks will be provided.

Tickets available HERE

Shuswap Business Support Hub

The Hub serves as a single, visible and central point of contact, providing a consistent, clear path forward for all Shuswap business clients seeking support services – all at no cost to the individuals accessing these services.

Shuswap Workforce Hub

The Shuswap Workforce Hub provides information for Employers and Employees. The Workforce Hub hosts a Shuswap Job Board and business resources.

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP)

The Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP) is a federal immigration program designed to bring immigrants to smaller communities.  We are able to support businesses in health care, trades, transportation and education at this time. An RNIP coordinator is available to help area businesses hire foreign nationals at no cost to the business. Most immigrants are already here in B.C. We available to help employers understand the program and offer direct support all through the application process for full time permanent jobs.