BIGGER THAN ME PODCAST

Nina Zetchus - How to Start a Business

September 07, 2021 Aaron Pete / Nina Zetchus Season 1 Episode 1
BIGGER THAN ME PODCAST
Nina Zetchus - How to Start a Business
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Nina Zechtus has a strong background in credit unions, starting a business, and financial literacy. Nina Zechtus has family lineage from Sts’ailes First Nation. Nina is also involved with the Stó:lō  Business Association, Business Manager II for Vancity, a Lending Committee Member for Stó:lō Community Futures, owner of Luna Float, and is on the Board of Directors for Moytelexw formerly Sts'ailes Development Corporation.

Luna Float: https://www.lunafloat.ca/

Starting a business? Here are great local resources:

Stó:lō Community Futures offers support services for Indigenous owned/controlled businesses within S'ólh Téméxw, the Stó:lō Traditional Territory from Fort Langley to Yale, on both sides of the Fraser River.  Our offers include business counseling, access to loan capital programs, business training workshops, and growth guidance. Visit their website to get started: https://www.stolocf.ca/

Community Futures South Fraser serves small business owners and entrepreneurs in Chilliwack and Abbotsford.  They provide basic business advisory services including free one-on-one coaching conversations for small to medium-sized business owners. If you’re wanting to grow your business in a specific way, we have a specialist that can help. Visit their website to get started: https://southfraser.com/

Community Futures North Fraser serves small business owners and entrepreneurs in Harrison Hot Springs, Agassiz and Mission. They provide basic business advisory services including free one-on-one coaching conversations for small to medium-sized business owners. If you’re wanting to grow your business in a specific way, we have a specialist that can help. Visit their website to get started: https://northfraser.org/

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Introduction
Attending UFV for Business Administration Finance & Accounting
Who to Speak with when Going Into a Financial Institution about Your Business
Getting Financial Support from a Bank or Credit Union
What is the Landscape of Entrepreneurship in the Fraser Valley?
What are the Benefits of a Business Plan?
What Was it Like Starting Luna Float?
Stó:lō Community Futures
What Was the Hardest Part of Starting Luna Float?
How to Network Effectively