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The pursuit of excellence in business and entrepreneurship

Michelle Mackintosh Time Management
VIDEO: On Finding Time
August 21, 2017

I am beginning a series of videos for this website – and that I will share through my social networks –…

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Pursuit of Excellence
10 Success Habits in Pursuit of Excellence
August 14, 2017

“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but…

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Business Advice
It’s not always about marketing
November 17, 2016

Oftentimes, as business owners or managers, we think we need better marketing. Usually we do and I am of the mind…

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Selling Tips
Selling Tips from a Buyer’s Perspective
June 21, 2016

In my job I buy stuff every day. I buy media advertising. I buy printing services. I buy other production services….

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7 new ways to use Facebook for business
May 27, 2016

If you haven’t been watching tech news closely over the last year or two, you may have missed some very innovative…

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5 Steps Towards a Balanced Life
February 22, 2016

Who wouldn’t love to find that perfect balance between work and play, challenge and quiet contemplation, growth and financial stability?¬†Entrepreneurs are…

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Capital Ideas YYC: February 18, 2016
February 19, 2016

Today, in the Capital Ideas page of the Calgary Herald’s Business Section, Capital Ideas members were asked how they use Social…

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Capital Ideas YYC: February 4, 2016
February 5, 2016

On February 4th, Capital Ideas YYC members were asked about unique ways to market a new business. Here was my response:…

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Alberta’s small businesses: work smarter in 2016
January 28, 2016

The Calgary Herald reported today that Small and medium-sized businesses plan to cut spending 27% this year and that Small business…

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Capital Ideas YYC: November 5, 2015
November 5, 2015

On November 5th, 2015, Calgary entrepreneurs were asked what makes Calgary such a great place to do business. Here was my…

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