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Post date: December 14, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
A number of fundamental structural changes have been announced for our province’s unique electricity market this year, and in the last 30 days we’ve seen two new big developments that...
Post date: December 9, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
The Calgary Chamber is excited to announce the addition of Gianfranco (Franco) Terrazzano to the Department of Policy, Research and Government Relations as the new Economic Policy Analyst....
Post date: November 29, 2016
Posted by: Adam Legge
The Calgary Chamber Board are the volunteer leaders of Calgary’s business community. They give of their time and expertise to help member businesses grow, and to make the business environment...
Post date: November 21, 2016
Posted by: Aaron Kroontje
This is a guest post from Barry Cook, partner at Western Compensation and Benefits Consultants (WCBC), a business savings partner of the Chamber. WCBC helps organizations determine how much to pay,...
Post date: November 14, 2016
Posted by: Adam Legge
November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada. Throughout November, organizations across the country are hosting events and campaigns to help Canadians of all ages learn how to manage their personal...
Post date: November 9, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
The day after the American election, Calgary Chamber Policy Director Justin Smith unpacks the three key policy files under President Donald J. Trump we'll be keeping an eye on for Calgary...
Post date: November 1, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
To ensure Calgary stays competitive, the Calgary Chamber hosted a roundtable with City Manager, Jeff Fielding, and CFO, Eric Sawyer, to discuss how municipal policy can be better crafted to...
Post date: October 31, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (ESTMA) may sound obscure but it's implications are far-reaching. This week Senior Policy Analyst, Lauren Webber, unpacks just what it is and what your...
Post date: October 17, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
This article is part of BDC’s Small Business Week™ article series, focusing on this year’s theme, “Measure up! Shape your future.”  How does your business...
Post date: October 11, 2016
Posted by: Kaitlyn Mason
In our lead up to Small Business Week Calgary (SBWYYC) 2016 we have reached out to some of our partners to provide valuable content to our small business friends. This week Yellow Pages has...