Clear Your Mind, and the Rest Will Follow

More and more businesses are adopting mindfulness strategies into their operations, companies like Google, General Mills, Intel, and Goldman Sachs. The research is showing this investment leads to an improvement in innovative thinking, to better communication skills, and to more appropriate reactions to stress. 

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Aug 23, 2016 in Business

Mine Films

“Go big or go home” was instilled in Rory Hinds as a young South Africa skateboarder. An ethos that he carries through into adulthood. As a Filmmaker, Rory saw small cameras on flying machines and jumped at the opportunity to get his expensive cinema camera in the air.

Posted by Fix on Aug 22, 2016 in Business

Cheers to Charity! Goes for Gold

Fernie Brewing Co.’s “Cheers to Charity!” (CTC) program is breaking records like it’s Rio. With summer being peak beer consumption season, this popular charitable donation program has certainly raised the bar of late, creating quite the stir with some outstanding PR’s.

Posted by Fix on Aug 19, 2016 in Business

Island Lake August Update

Summer is in full swing!

Posted by Fix on Aug 16, 2016 in Business

August 2016 Business News

Island Lake's photo contest, Mine Films, Thunder Meadows Massage Therapy and Wildsight's Harvest & Feast.

Posted by Fix on Aug 12, 2016 in Business

Knowing is Half the Battle

The most successful people in the world have an incredible appetite for learning. They are always learning – whether reading books, researching reports, or experimenting.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Jul 23, 2016 in Business

July 2016 New Business

Fernie's newest business, Ferniebnb can take care of all of the logistics of setting up and managing a rental property for you without any of the hassles, or can build a custom solution to provide only what you need.

Posted by Fix on Jul 16, 2016 in Business

Extended Hours at the Bear Lodge

Island Lake Lodge has set the standard for Mountain Cuisine - their dining rooms are simply a "must stop" when visiting Fernie.

Posted by Fix on Jul 13, 2016 in Business

July 2016 Business News

The Blue Toque, 601 1st Ave 250-423-4637

Posted by Fix on Jul 09, 2016 in Business

June 2016 Business News

The Three Sisters changes it's name and EFTours trip to Kenya.

Posted by Fix on Jun 16, 2016 in Business

June 2016 New Business

2% Realty comes to the East Kootenay's, The Little Cabin Company's unique cabins and fundraising with the Fernie Syrian Refugee Family Sponsorship. 

Posted by Fix on Jun 10, 2016 in Business

Diversity in the Workplace

There is a growing amount of evidence that diverse teams do better. They perform better financially, attract better talent, experience less employee turnover, and offer greater benefits to those they serve.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on May 26, 2016 in Business

May 2016 Business News

The Fernie Forest Preschool, Shelby Cain's upcoming novel release at the Fernie Heritage Library, it's membership renewal time with the Fernie Mountain Bike Club and Fernie Women on Wheels is back.

Posted by Fix on May 15, 2016 in Business

May 2016 New Business

Little Me Playcare opens, the Elk Valley Homesteading is looking for owners with fruit trees, DekAutos and the The Eirin Amundsen Memorial Pavilion Committee plans to construct a pavilion.

Posted by Fix on May 03, 2016 in Business

April 2016 New Business

Long time Fernie resident and outdoor enthusiast, Roberta Milne, is now a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) practicing in Fernie.

Posted by admin on Apr 15, 2016 in Business