Category: Business News and Tips

Soft news stories; tips and ideas from B2B or expert advice

Fall/Winter 2019 MBiz Magazine Now Available

This is a great place to innovate. Our province presents all kinds of business opportunity in a diversified landscape, and Manitoba’s technology sector is growing. For the Fall/Winter 2019 issue of MBiz Magazine, distributed to 65,000 Winnipeg Free Press subscribers on December 11, 2019, we decided to shine the spotlight…

Dec 13, 2019
09:59 AM

Manitoba Business Awards – Lieutenant Governor Awards

The Lieutenant Governor Awards for Outstanding Contribution to the Community were established by the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce in 2001 to recognize the achievements of Manitoba’s most distinguished citizens and organizations. Its inductees have helped shape our province through their business success and commitment to excellence strengthening our Manitoba economy…

Jun 15, 2017
10:45 AM

Western Innovation Initiative – Call for Proposals

On September 30, 2014, Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) will be launching the 2nd call for proposals for the Western Innovation Initiative (WINN). WINN is a five-year $100 million, federal funding initiative that provides repayable contributions to for-profit western Canadian businesses. Eligible applicants will have less than 500 employees, and…

Sep 12, 2014
10:10 AM

STRENGTHENED WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY LAW COMES INTO FORCE APRIL 1

Legislation Introduces New Protections, Penalties for Employers who put Workers at Risk: Minister Braun New protections will soon be in place to increase the safety and health of new workers, and those in high-risk occupations, along with stronger penalties for employers who are found to put workers’ safety at risk,…

Mar 21, 2014
11:35 AM

YES! Winnipeg Is Looking For You

Is your business considering an expansion that would create new Winnipeg-based jobs? We know lots of things need to fall into place to green-light this kind of initiative. YES! Winnipeg can help. We can source and mobilize the right people to deliver what you need. We can assist by informing you…

Feb 20, 2014
03:20 PM

Dragons’ Den Auditions Coming to Winnipeg

Time to polish up those pitches; DRAGONS’ DEN producers are hitting the road this January to find the brightest business ideas in Canada. The 2014 Audition Tour will be visiting more than 30 cities from coast-to-coast in search of enthusiastic entrepreneurs hoping for a chance to enter the Den and…

Jan 20, 2014
03:47 PM

Dragons' Den Auditions Coming to Winnipeg

Time to polish up those pitches; DRAGONS’ DEN producers are hitting the road this January to find the brightest business ideas in Canada. The 2014 Audition Tour will be visiting more than 30 cities from coast-to-coast in search of enthusiastic entrepreneurs hoping for a chance to enter the Den and…

Jan 20, 2014
03:47 PM

CANADA POST ANNOUNCE MAJOR CHANGES TO MAIL SYSTEM

Today, Canada Post released an integrated Five-point Action Plan that will form the foundation of a new postal system. This comprehensive plan will realign how the company delivers and prices postal services to meet Canadians’ emerging and future needs. It will also reduce costs substantially. This plan reflects a conversation…

Dec 11, 2013
09:45 AM

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