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Is 2019 the Year to Simplify Your Business?

Is 2019 the Year to Simplify Your Business?

There’s a lot of talk about making life easier–getting rid of clutter, buying less, not making things so complicated. We carry around a powerful multi-tasker that takes pictures, does our banking, keeps us on schedule, and makes phone calls. Some people are even...

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Working Toward Mental Wellness: A Toolkit for Employers

Public understanding of mental health issues has increased in both scope and sophistication over the past decade, including a deeper appreciation for the importance of mental wellness in the workplace. This sea of change has been largely positive, as employees who...

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5 Minutes for Business

There is no low carbon economy without a regulatory system that works In this month’s 5 Minutes for Business, we take a closer look at Canada’s energy sector and how Canada’s regulatory system is limiting the ability to get energy products to market. Canada’s energy...

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6 Ways to Build Long Lasting Customer Relationships

6 Ways to Build Long Lasting Customer Relationships

In this age of consumerism, there's a choice for every product. You alone do not hold a monopoly on your product so you must understand that the customer is king. For a business to be sustained and stay viable, the customer must always come first. Keeping them happy...

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Pre-Budget Submission 2019

Pre-Budget Submission 2019

On January 15, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) and Ontario Chamber Network provided the Government of Ontario with thirteen tangible recommendations for the upcoming provincial budget to build a stronger Ontario and create a business climate which encourages...

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Renewed with Love Bridal

Renewed with Love Bridal

"Wedding planning can be stressful, but dress shopping doesn’t need to be! We are here to make your experience fun, relaxing and helpful, everything it should be!" Here is some information based on frequently asked questions to help you get the most out of your bridal...

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Your January News

Your January News

20 Gifts to Give Yourself and Your Business in 2019- We made it past the holidays and onto a brand-new year. Hard to believe the calendar when you see 2019 staring back at you. Didn’t we just start a new century yesterday? Most of us have spent a few weeks looking for...

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4 Ways to Relax During the Crazy Holiday Season

4 Ways to Relax During the Crazy Holiday Season

4 Ways to Relax During the Crazy Holiday Season Maybe you read this title and thought: I don’t have time to read that. I’m too stressed! If you are, take a moment and read this anyway. If you can cut down on your stress levels not only are you less likely to get ill...

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Crystal Ball Report – Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Every year, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s Crystal Ball Report provides business leaders and policy‑makers with a look at the year ahead. It identifies the economic, political and technological issues that will have a significant impact on business, investment and...

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EventsChamber News

Business at Breakfast - June
Canadian Golf and Country Club
7800 Golf Club Way
Jun. 26, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Jul. 09, 2019, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Mayor's Lunch Series Event
The Grand Hotel
7 Bridge Street
Jul. 18, 2019, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Chamber Golf Classic
Canadian Golf and Country Club
7800 Golf Club Way
Sep. 12, 2019, 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

Business Awards of Excellence Gala
The Grand Hotel
7 Bridge Street
Oct. 18, 2019, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm