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Ask an Entrepreneur - Lessons from Founders Vol. 6

By Miranda Russell on Apr 12, 2019

For the final volume of the Founders series, we passed the microphone over to the audience to let them take control of the event and ask questions from our panel.

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Founders Calgary Vol. 6: Ask Us Anything

By Miranda Russell on Mar 27, 2019

Ask three successful entrepreneurs all your burning business questions at the April Founders event.

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Technology Tools for Businesses - Lessons from Founders Vol. 5

By Miranda Russell on Mar 15, 2019

Our February Founders panel was focused on the topic of technology, and the consensus of the evening was that today every business is a technology company and that all business owners should look to technology to help them execute their roles better.

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Merchants of Helcim – Zoran Dobric

By Jeff Merkel on Feb 28, 2019

To reach more customers across Canada and abroad, Zoran uses Helcim for his online store and ecommerce sales. As a niche designer, the ability to reach more customers in different regions and countries is very beneficial for Zoran and allows him to expand his customer base beyond just his local hub. He describes Helcim’s online store as being amazingly easy to use and that the sleek aesthetic aligns well with his fashion brand.

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Marketing Your Business - Lessons from Founders Vol. 4

By Miranda Russell on Jan 18, 2019

Marketing is something that all business owners have to tackle, often from the very early stages when they may have just launched in the market. Today’s businesses are also putting more consideration into how they can use their platform to give back to their communities or to the charities that mean the most to them. These were the topics that we tackled in the fourth volume of Founders.

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Funding Your Business - Lessons from Founders Vol. 3

By Miranda Russell on Dec 14, 2018

Talking about money can be an uncomfortable topic, but the Founders series was designed to touch on all the different topics entrepreneurs have to face, and that includes talking about getting financing or funding for your business.

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Building a Strong Company Culture - Lessons from Founders Vol. 2

By Miranda Russell on Dec 5, 2018

Building a strong company culture, especially in the entrepreneurial startup space, is a popular topic, with varying opinions on how best to achieve your own unique culture while building an A-Team of people who can support your company’s goals and vision.

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Starting Your Business - Lessons from Founders Vol. 1

By Nicolas Beique on Oct 21, 2018

On October 15th, aspiring entrepreneurs, small business owners, hustlers, and other members of the Calgary community joined the Helcim and The Ace Class teams at Work Nicer to hear the startup stories from four passionate entrepreneurs.

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The Challenging Side of Being a Business Owner

By Nicolas Beique on Oct 8, 2018

When people hear about starting a business, they tend to only focus on the positive. People can sometimes default to sharing only the positive aspects to keep things inspiring and motivational. Even for myself, I’m more tempted to share the good things over the difficult because the negative aspects can sometimes be pretty discouraging.

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Merchants of Helcim – Ke Charcoal Grill & Sushi

By Miranda Russell on Oct 4, 2018

We met up with Terry, the owner of Ke Charcoal Grill & Sushi, to tour through his restaurant in this episode of Merchants of Helcim.

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Finding Helcim’s Community

By Nicolas Beique on Oct 1, 2018

When we started doing this vlog we decided to really put ourselves out there and as a result, I have met more people in the last eight months than I did in my entire first ten years of business.

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Three Ways Networking Can Help Your Business

By Nicolas Beique on Sep 25, 2018

Being able to network and make new connections, even when you don’t necessarily need something, can have a positive impact on your business.

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