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January 27, 2014
Why hard water is hard on the environment
Living in Calgary, most of us have hard water. So what does that mean?Hard water essentially means that it has higher concentrations of calcium and/or magnesium. Why does it matter?For one, hard...
January 16, 2014
Flechas Architecture: designing to transform society
Oscar Flechas believes that architecture is intended to enhance an organization’s purpose and value. His belief stems from his involvement with the design of the Salvation Army Belkin House in...
January 14, 2014
BloomScript charts the road to knowledge, growth & efficiency
Small businesses account for more than 90% of all businesses in Calgary. They are vital to our local economy.  Owning a small business isn’t easy. Owner-operators wear many hats, which leaves...
January 8, 2014
3 months-free business banking for Calgary & area small business
For many small businesses in Canada and the U.S., it was a stressful end to 2013. After a strategic review of its business banking services, HSBC made the decision to close small business accounts in...
December 21, 2013
Gifts that give more
Today we’d like to introduce you to the newest REAP business: Mañana Imports & Gifts.   A family-owned store for 23 years, Mañana Imports has unique and fairly traded products from around...
December 12, 2013
Absolutely Events offers tips for holiday party planning
Bev Amos has been working in the event industry for the past six years. She noticed that waste is a serious issue and she was eager to do something about it, so she founded Absolutely Event Solutions...