Business Connections May 2017

Linda Haist, formerly of Beyond the Bed, has opened her own residential and commercial cleaning service, Cloud 9 Cleaning. Reach Linda at 604-223-1766 or britgirl@telus.net. Rates start at $25 an hour for basic cleaning. Call for a free estimate. Patricia Townsley is...
Business Connections June 2017

Business Connections June 2017

Powell River Women in Business celebrated their tenth anniversary last month with their annual awards dinner. Winning the outstanding woman in business award was Melanie Jordan Alsager, CEO of Sunshine Coast Health Centre.  Christina Maitland of Raincoast Kombucha won...

Breakfast deal

I had lunch at Moose n’ Eddies today, and noted a little marketing ploy that earns them a star on Sean’s marketing wall of fame. And it’s so easy that anyone could do it. The restaurant is re-launching breakfast service, and, in addition to a...

Retail merchandising

Are your customer counts not translating into sales? People are certainly hanging onto their money a little more tightly these days. But could you help them part with it in your store? Merchandising is not my area of expertise, but I do know, both from personal...