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Business Beat: One entrepreneur’s journey

By Medicine Hat News on October 12th, 2016

Imagine taking a job that you were totally unqualified for. Twelve years ago I did exactly that when I started a home-based business. Even with a college degree, entrepreneurship was a challenge I was unprepared for; my textbooks certainly never covered the trials I faced. As I look back over the years, I wish I ... Read More »

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Survey reveals how Canadian workers feel about their managers

By Medicine Hat News on October 12th, 2016

CNW TORONTO Many employees like their bosses, but managers still have much work to do, according to new research from staffing firm Accountemps. Nearly two in three workers (63 per cent) said they are happy with their supervisors, and another 30 per cent are somewhat happy with their bosses. Only seven per cent of workers ... Read More »

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Business Beat: Business ecosystems key to successful growth

By Medicine Hat News on October 5th, 2016

I read an interesting article on the Chamber Ecosystem recently by Jason Marshall, business development specialist. It talked about how a Chamber is an ecosystem from which your business can exist and thrive. Much like a natural ecosystem, the Chamber ecosystem has an interrelated and interdependent food chain that is necessary for each entity to ... Read More »

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Local Nissan dealership has new owner, GM

By Charles Lefebvre on October 5th, 2016

clefebvre@medicinehatnews.com @MHNLefebvre There’s a new name and a new owner, but the same dedication towards sales and the community is still in place at a local car dealership. Jim Mellish has been the owner and general manager at Medicine Hat Nissan (formerly Sun Country Nissan) since July. “When this opportunity came up, it was perfect,” ... Read More »

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Business Beat: Positioning Medicine Hat as Alberta’s epicentre for renewable energy

By Medicine Hat News on September 28th, 2016

The promise of a $9.6 billion provincial carbon rebate program has prompted renewable energy companies to consider setting up shop in Alberta. Medicine Hat is in a unique position to serve renewable energy companies as they bring their technology to market. Before a new technology can be adopted on a commercial and industrial scale, companies ... Read More »

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Business Beat: College helps connect business owners to services, seminars and support

By Medicine Hat News on September 21st, 2016

Students look to Medicine Hat College as a place to continue their education and develop the skills they need to succeed in their chosen career, but it also can be a starting point for businesses to connect with the support and services they need to move their companies forward. The college is proud to offer ... Read More »

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