Your Chamber Presents
By Leduc, Nisku, and Wetaskiwin Regional Chamber of Commerce
Informative content from the Leduc, Nisku, and Wetaskiwin Regional Chamber of Commerce. Hear from experts with the tips and tricks you need to succeed in our Small Business Series. Our monthly luncheon speakers bring informative and relevant information to you. And our staff and special guests talk about our ever-changing workplaces, Covid-19 supports, advocacy on behalf of our business community, and more. Subscribe today as Your Chamber Presents the information you need in a short, educational, and convenient podcast format!
Small Business Series - Crime Prevention for Your Business with the RCMP
Join us for an in-depth look at steps you can take to protect your business from crime with Leduc RCMP Constable Cheri-Lee Smith. For more information on our upcoming Small Business Series workshops, see yourchamber.ca.
November 01, 2022
Devon Chamber of Commerce State of the Town Address, May 2022
In this episode, we’ll hear from the new president of the Devon Chamber of Commerce, Blake Adams, about their partnership with Your Chamber. We’ll also hear from Heather Thompson, Executive Director of the University of Alberta’s Centre for Cities and Communities, who shares some incredible insights into the new, post-Covid marketplace and talks about the Digital Economy Program, designed to help small businesses get the help they need with their online presence and e-commerce setup. Find out more about that program at yourdep.ca. And we’ll hear an update on the Town of Devon from Mayor Jeff Craddock as he tells us more about community infrastructure upgrades, residential and recreational development, an exciting new commercial addition to the town, and Council’s vision for the future. Resources Leduc-Wetaskiwin Job Connector Startup Leduc and Wetaskiwin Digital Economy Program Covid-19 Resources for Businesses Look Local Initiative
May 19, 2022
Small Business Series - The Cyber Security Journey of a Small Business Owner
There has been a lot of news lately about cyber security and it certainly can be complicated to protect your business, and its information, online. In today’s episode, part of our ongoing Small Business Series, Jesse Hill, owner of Tier 3 I.T. Solutions will help us easily learn basic concepts that every company should know about cyber security. Every business will have different perspectives and priorities when it comes to protecting their digital assets, but it is critically important to the stability and success of your business. Learn more about how you can protect yourself through these easy to implement tools. For more information on our upcoming Small Business Series workshops, see yourchamber.ca.
April 28, 2022
Devon Chamber of Commerce Federal and Provincial Update
Welcome back to Your Chamber Presents. Your Chamber has a number of tools to help you Look Local. If you’re shopping, try Alberta’s online marketplace, chambermarket.ca to find businesses in your area that sell and ship direct to you. Looking for the right person to fill a job? Our Job Connector matches local businesses with prospective employees and builds our regional workforce. Find it at yourchamber.ca. Thinking of starting a local business? Our Startup Leduc and Wetaskiwin Region program guides entrepreneurs through the start up phase and even matches new business owners with seasoned professionals for mentorship. For more information see startupleducwetaskiwin.biz. Looking for the perfect tourism experience or night out? Discover Leduc has everything you need, from shopping to dining to hotels. See what the Leduc region has to offer, at discoverleduc.ca. In this episode of Your Chamber Presents, we’ll hear from Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Wetaskiwin, the Honourable Mike Lake, and Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Drayton Valley-Devon, Mark Smith. This event was hosted by the Devon Chamber of Commerce with the support of Your Chamber and was sponsored by the Town of Devon.
March 10, 2022
February 4 Economic Outlook with Angus Watt
Angus Watt joins us to offer his valuable insights and outlook on Alberta's economy in 2022. Mr. Watt spoke at our virtual February 4, 2022 luncheon in Wetaskiwin. This presentation is sponsored by Leduc County and the County of Leduc. For more events, networking opportunities, and business support resources, visit Your Chamber. And, if you want to Look Local, check out Chamber Market where you can buy direct from local businesses, province-wide! Fly Away (EDM / Instrumental) by Zight is licensed under a Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
February 15, 2022
2022 Economic Update with Todd Hirsch
A look at what's in store for Alberta's economy in the coming year from the always popular Todd Hirsch, ATB Vice President & Chief Economist. Mr. Hirsch talks about the new realities of employment, where he thinks inflation and interest rates are going, and why you really need to understand why you've always cut the tip off a ham before roasting it. This presentation is sponsored by ATB Financial. For more events, networking opportunities, and business support resources, visit Your Chamber. And, if you want to Look Local, check out Chamber Market where you can buy direct from local businesses, province-wide! Fly Away (EDM / Instrumental) by Zight is licensed under a Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
January 25, 2022
Creating a Standout LinkedIn Profile with Brittany Miller Biz
In this first episode of our Small Business Series, Brittany Miller of Brittany Miller Biz walks you through creating an outstanding LinkedIn profile. Fly Away (EDM / Instrumental) by Zight is licensed under a Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
January 10, 2022
Small Business Week Panel Discussion 2021
Hear from four local business owners in the Leduc, Nisku, and Wetaskiwin region about the challenges and opportunities in running a business during these challenging times. The people behind Saradee Salon and Saradee Boutique, Wetaskiwin Family Pharmacy, The Ice Cream Depot, and Alternate Route Coffee, talk about reaching new customers, creating and maintaining a solid corporate culture, the challenges of overcoming constantly changing COVID restrictions, and what business lessons they've learned along the way. Brought to you by the Leduc, Nisku, and Wetaskiwin Regional Chamber of Commerce. Fly Away (EDM / Instrumental) by Zight is licensed under a Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
January 06, 2022