August 2018 New Business

Fernie BMX Racing, Alpine Pathways Psychological Services opens a private practice, join the pickleball Fernie team and a bluegrass festival alongside a weekend full of workshops. 

Posted by admin on Aug 04, 2018 in Business

CRA Wants to Audit

Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has assessed your tax return as filed. Then another letter arrives, stating CRA is doing a limited audit. What do you do?

Posted by Gerald Price on Jul 15, 2018 in Business

Position Yourself as an Expert on LinkedIn

Never has it been more important to ensure you are putting your best foot forward online. LinkedIn is an excellent place to start.

Posted by Christina Pilarski on Jul 10, 2018 in Business

July 2018 New Business

Compass Cannabis’ newest clinic in Fernie, BC is located right next to the Red Tree Lodge, and a short walking distance from the 7-11 and the arena.

Posted by admin on Jul 07, 2018 in Business

July 2018 Business News

The Curry Bowl's new summer menu items, East Kootenay HypnoBirthing prenatal education course, Thunder Meadows welcomes Marlaina Meinzinger, enjoy a beer on tap at Infinitea and Mountain View Dental Centre welcomes their newest member.

Posted by admin on Jul 03, 2018 in Business

June 2019 Business News

The Arts Station is hosting an all-ages Paint Battle, ET Hair Salon welcomes a new member to the team and Valley Vitals and Stocked Co. come together to bring you household waste solutions.

Posted by admin on Jun 11, 2018 in Business

BC Speculation Tax - Good or Bad

The government of British Columbia is proposing to apply a new “speculation” tax on real estate in specific areas of the province in an attempt to stem the increasing number of properties that are secondary homes not being lived in and that are not provided for rental use. 

Posted by Ken Macleod on May 20, 2018 in Business

May 2018 Business News

The Emily Brydon Youth Foundation Summer Social, the rejuvenated Fernie Legion and Tara Higgins shares her love of painting.

Posted by Fix on May 16, 2018 in Business

Engagement – Five Ways to Encourage your Community

Measuring the success of social media is measuring engagement. Engagement is every time someone interacts directly with your content – clicking a link, liking a post, commenting or mentioning, and retweeting, reposting or sharing.

Posted by Christina Pilarski on May 16, 2018 in Business

Island Lake Lodge's Summer Guide

It's going to be a busy summer at Island Lake Lodge, with the 2nd Annual Untamed Kootenays event helping kick it off!

Posted by Fix on May 10, 2018 in Business

Building Community

​The next time you find yourself in a conflict about values try to think about the things you share rather than the things that divide.

Posted by Norm McInnis on May 03, 2018 in Business

2nd Annual Untamed Kootenays Culinary Event

This June, Island Lake Lodge is inviting new and returning guests to experience Fernie’s culinary talent. During the weekend, food lovers will dine on lodge-made gourmet meals, created with an abundance of ingredients sourced and foraged from the surrounding Elk Valley.

Posted by Fix on Apr 25, 2018 in Business

Electronic Records Management

In our ever-changing digital world, Electronic records and the management and storage of electronic records is becoming increasingly important. 

Posted by Jaime Hanson on Apr 17, 2018 in Business

Twitter: 3 Things To Start Implementing

Twitter is like a networking event. You arrive, you may know some people but not others, and there are probably business leaders you want to connect with. 

Posted by Christina Pilarski on Apr 11, 2018 in Business

April 2018 Business News

Island Lake Lodge's job fair, Brecan Interiors now serves the Elk Valley, the Zero Plastic Project and more.

Posted by Fix on Apr 09, 2018 in Business