COVID Update #7, webinars TODAY!

Apr 16, 2020

Today - Join us for Business Smarts Online - KPMG insights on the current COVID19 situation, Virtual Town Hall with Tourism Kelowna, more online event announcements, and updates from the provincial and federal front. You can read the full update here...

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ConneXions Update - April 14, 2020

Apr 14, 2020

This week, BC Pulse Check #2 commences, requesting input from local BC businesses, further webinars are announced for this week, and the OSO in the spotlight. You can read the full newsletter here....

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COVID Update #6 from the Kelowna Chamber

Apr 8, 2020

This week on our weekly COVID-19 update, the Chamber applauds City of Kelowna move to defer penalty for late payment of property taxes, we hear inspiring stories of nurses on the front lines, and further federal and provincial resources are announced...

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ConneXions - April 7, 2020

Apr 7, 2020

It's been a busy week at the Chamber with the launch of our Business Smarts program, now online! This week the BC Chamber launched Pulse checks, further COVID-19 business resources for your business, and BDO Top 40 under 40 nominee Manik Dhir is ...

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COVID Update #5 April 2, 2020

Apr 2, 2020

This week in Connexions, a message from our President, Jeffrey Robinson, City of Kelowna's COVID-19 response, and upcoming webinar reminders. You can read the full newsletter here....

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Kelowna Chamber Wednesday March 31 Update

Mar 31, 2020

Our first Top 40 honouree, BC Pulse Check, and Hal Green in the spotlight - Read more...

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Canadian Chamber This Week

Mar 25, 2020

Since our work is focused on COVID-19, this transition ensures the broadest swath of our members and contacts are receiving our information in a timely way. ...

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Update from the Kelowna Chamber

Mar 24, 2020

This week at the Kelowna Chamber - March 24, 2020...

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Chamber COVID-19 Update #3 March 18, 2020

Mar 18, 2020

We're aware that there is a lot of information coming your way. We want to ensure you get what you need in the manner that makes the most sense and that's why we are taking the following steps:   Read full bulletin...

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COVID-19 Update from your Kelowna Chamber of Commerce - March 17, 2020

Mar 17, 2020

    COVID-19 is top of mind in the community, with our members and of course it is top of mind here at the Kelowna Chamber. . . Read full report...

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Coronavirus Resources & Updates for Kelowna Chamber Members

Mar 15, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19,  a global pandemic. While the risk to the general public in BC and the Okanagan remains low, we are already seeing the significant impact thi...

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Storytelling in the digital age

Mar 2, 2020

Storytelling is a major buzzword in the marketing industry these days, and it is an aspect of promoting your business that you cannot afford to ignore. Rather than focusing your marketing efforts on promoting your products or services, the new busine...

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How A Minimum Viable Product Can Help You Test Your Next Big Business Idea

Feb 16, 2020

Have a great idea for a business? Wondering how to test out your product - without risking everything? If so, you might want to develop a minimum viable product (MVP) - a "version of a new product which allows a (development) team to collect ...

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Where to find your next key employee

Feb 2, 2020

If your business were a car, your key employees would be the engine. These are your superstars, the heavy hitters who apply their talents and skill sets in their positions and generate massive results every time. As most managers already know, how...

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Satisfaction vs Loyalty: How to turn customers into promoters

Jan 19, 2020

Maybe you've heard the value of word-of-mouth advertising; according to Nielsen ratings, 92% of consumers trust their friends' and family's recommendation over traditional advertising. That doesn't mean you can simply sit back and ass...

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5 minutes for Business - Economic Rewind: A Decade in Review from Canadian Chamber

Jan 14, 2020

Are you ready to rewind to the start of 2010? A time where your radio boasted the Black Eyed Peas and boot cut jeans were fashionable? Read more...

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Jan 14, 2020

Kelowna business mining-related activity includes: 100 companies/$23.5 million

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Marketing: You'll lose customers the same way you gain them

Jan 5, 2020

Marketing and advertising are only part of the equation when attracting new clients. Service is perhaps the single most important aspect of any business. If your business provides good service, but you are still losing clients, it is important to ide...

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Leadership in the workplace: David Aaker says we can be better people in business in 2020

Dec 22, 2019

David Aaker is well-known for his expertise in marketing and his ability to help businesses thrive and exceed their goals. His branding concepts, including identifying customer's interests and creating a community or story around those interests ...

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5 Minutes for Business - Sluggish Growth: The New Normal for Canada

Dec 20, 2019

“The resiliency of Canada’s economy will be increasingly tested as trade conflicts and uncertainty persists. We are not an island. We are in a good position to cope with whatever comes our way.” –Stephen Poloz, Governor of the...

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