Electric Vehicles Make Slow Headway in Rural Alberta

While electric vehicles or EVs are gaining some traction in larger cities (pun intended), the uptake in rural areas has been limited at best. Besides underlying philosophical and political leanings towards oil and gas-driven engines, many of us who live in northern Alberta have practical issues to consider as well, including cold-weather reliability and distances […]

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Continental Divide Beading Co

Conversations Lead to Successful Side-Gig Starting a new business is not always the result of a great deal of planning. Sometimes, everything just seems to fall into place. For Kayla Tkachuk, this was indeed the case. While on maternity leave from her job, she attended a brunch with a few friends. The conversation led to […]

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Ice Fishing – Women Only!

Don’t let the cold weather stop you from enjoying some time on the lake. From February 12-13, Lisa Roper will be hosting a ladies-only ice fishing adventure.  During your adventure Lisa will lead you through the proper handling, catching, and releasing of fish so that you can feel more confident as an angler. If you […]

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Business Link Offers Peerpreneur Sessions

What are Peerpreneur Sessions? Peerpreneur Sessions give entrepreneurs the chance to participate in live, peer-to-peer virtual group discussions facilitated by a Business Link Strategist. Over a 4-week period, each group will connect on a weekly basis to discuss their business challenges, exchange best practices, and learn how to best support each other. Now it is more important than ever […]

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Briget’s Creative Cakes Brings Fantasy To Life

If you can imagine a world filled with Disney characters and magical forests, or even if you are a  gamer and better identify with Minecraft or other worlds of combat, Briget‘s Creative Cakes is ready to bake a cake to match your fantasy. Briget Vezeau, OwnerBriget’s Creative Cakes Online Learning Fueled Success Owner Briget Vezeau […]

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Board Roles and Responsibilities

What is governance? What are the board’s roles? What are the board’s responsibilities?  The truth is, there is no one answer to any of these questions. Join us as we help you understand governance from different perspectives. We will start with governance and what it means to the board. Then we will take you through […]

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30 Online Selling Trends in 30 Minutes

Online Webinar Event Wed, January 12, 2022 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MST COVID-19 has changed everything about the way we do business – and sales are no exception. If you’ve wondered how you can pivot your business sales processes for more effect, then this webinar is for you. Nicholas Thickett will bring his […]

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Clothing To Fit Your Life

The Straight & Arrow Boutique Is Not Your Typical Shopping Experience Life happens. After 15 years of running a home photography business, Allison Dupre knew it was time for a change, but it wasn’t a quick process. She often thought about operating a clothing boutique, and along with her husband Josh, they put a 2-year […]

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LLB County Libraries – Much More Than You Expect

Dylan’s Things to Do… When you think about libraries, the first thought for many is borrowing books. With E-books and other forms of entertainment competing for our attention, libraries have had to become more than a place to borrow books. While our Lac La Biche County Libraries (LLBCL) continues to offer book borrowing services, it […]

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