Downtown Business Centre Holds History

This Building Holds History! The newly renovated Downtown Business Centre has history and the downtown business community is happy to embrace that.  Locals came to know this building as the Envision Building as a centre piece of the downtown business area that held and still holds many other financial institutions. Even the old vault is […]

5 Reasons Why Working from Home is Hurting You and Your Business

5 Reasons Why Working from Home is Hurting You and Your Business 1. The Distraction Trap Simple math; less distractions = more productivity.  Working from home is full of distractions. If you work from home, there’s a strong chance that you’ll be having unwanted visitors popping in and out. Family, kids, pets. These interruptions can […]

3 Tips To Turn Potential Client Into Confident Customer

Tips for a Successful First Meeting with a New Client You spent the money, you put in the hours, and finally, all of your marketing efforts paying off. The list of new potential clients is growing! So, how do you seal the deal? Here are 3 tips on how to turn that potential client into […]

Anchor Your Business

Drop that anchor and show the market place you mean business. Lets be clear, “working from home” and “running a business from home” are two very different things.  Working from home is a option that some employers offer their employees.  Running a business from your home is a completely different idea and must be handled […]

Copy That!

The Downtown Business Centre is a hub for small business. More than office space, the DBC provides many services to help small business thrive every day. Boardroom Rentals, Photo Copying, Scanning, Faxing, P.O. Boxes and more.  Need a few copies of your presentation? No need to head to that big box store that provides a […]

The DBC Offers 3 Boardroom Choices For Your Next Conference Or Workshop

Looking for an alternative to hosting your meeting or conference at home, the library, or a stuffy coffee shop? Well, you’re in luck! The Downtown Business Centre has got you covered with a variety of different options that will keep your meeting organized, professional, and presentable! The Lobby Located in the front of our lobby, […]

3 Tips For Creating A Productive Office Space

It is so important to productivity to design a space that is functional and sets the tone of your work environment. No matter how big or small your space we have 3 tips for creating the most productive space possible to help you get through the day. Keep things light. First off, one of the […]

Downtown Core Host To Fall Community Events

Downtown Chilliwack is not only home to the DBC, but is home to some of the best events in the Fraser Valley. Here is our list of “must-see, must-be-there” events for the upcoming month of September! Goods for the Soul: August 3 – September 10 What? Goods for the Soul is an art & sculpture […]

Office Christmas

Holiday Lull – Use The Time Wisely!

It’s that time of year when the focus changes from the structured day to day to the Holiday Season and the New Year!  Unless your in a Retail Business that is directly affected by the holiday retail rush your probably seeing a bit of slow down as we wind up the year. It is nice […]

Business Goal Setting For 2017

Business Goals 2017.  A very successful man once said that “a bad strategy will fail no matter how good your information is, and lame execution will stymie a good strategy”. The name Bill Gates may perhaps ring a bell, as he is a remarkably successful, world renown business man; and a wise one at that. […]