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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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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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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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Connecting with Other Entrepreneurs

By Nicolas Beique on Jul 23, 2018

Helcim's CEO connects with local entrepreneur Graham Sherman, the co-worker of Tool Shed Brewing Co. Watch the full video on the Helcim Vlog.

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Stampede Fun for a Good Cause

By Nicolas Beique on Jul 16, 2018

Welcome to July in Calgary, it’s time for the Calgary Stampede. Each July the Calgary Stampede takes over Calgary for a ten-day period where everyone embraces their inner cowboy and gets a little crazy. Not even a massive flood a few years ago was able to deter Calgary from holding the Stampede, it’s something that the city really cares about.

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