Plamondon Entrepreneur Still Going Strong

Plamondon Entrepreneur Still Going Strong

Tracy Lord has packed several careers into a relatively short timeframe. Born and raised in Plamondon, at 21 years old, she opened the Rendez-Vous Bakery in her home community, employing 14 people by the time it was sold. In 1996, Tracy moved on from the hospitality industry to start a new career with Alberta-Pacific Forest […]

Digital Service Squad To The Rescue

Digital Service Squad To The Rescue

For many small business owners in rural Alberta, the idea of hosting a website or creating a social media presence can be a bit intimidating. Because of this, a good percentage of these businesses choose to do without a digital media presence, putting themselves at a disadvantage when it comes to connecting with customers locally […]

Grow Your Business Online – Grant Available

Grow Your Business Online – Grant Available

As part of the Canada Digital Adoption Program, the Government of Canada has partnered with Business Link and Digital Main Street to deliver the Grow Your Business Online grant to small businesses across the country. Eligible businesses will receive a micro-grant of up to $2,400 to help with the costs related to adopting e-commerce and supported by a network of e-commerce […]

Business Improvement Program Offered in Lac La Biche County

Business Improvement Program Offered in Lac La Biche County

The Business Improvement Program gives an incentive to local business owners to improve their facade and appearances. It can also be used to introduce new features and amenities that create interest, improve accessibility, enhance safety, and increase vibrancy, transforming places into spaces where people want to spend time. The program grants 20% to approved improvement […]