Five Tips for Networking Like a Boss

With the latest YYC Girl Gang Hang just around the corner, we thought it was time to refresh your networking skills with 5 tips for networking like a BOSS! 1.) Remember your business cards! It sounds obvious, but remember to bring extra cards to a networking event! There’s nothing worse than having to write down…

The ‘E’ Word

Let’s talk about everybody’s least favourite word: Exposure. If you’re a maker like myself, you might find you’ve come to detest the word exposure, because it seems to be a simile for “give me free stuff.”  After a certain point, being asked for goods and services in exchange for exposure becomes tiring – particularly when…

Find Your Fricken’ Tribe & Love it to Death

You could name this post a million things. “Why is networking Important?”, “How to meet people in your industry” and blah blah blah, but honestly why do we network? What is the underlying reason? Why is YYC Girl Gang such a great thing and why has it exploded so quickly? The answer is actually pretty simple,…

YYC Girl Gang Hang March Edition

  In case you’re like me and listening to what Janine from My Pennies My Thoughts traumatized you to a whole other level…. The Holy Shit I Owe the Government an unruly amount kind of level… follow this link and take a deep breath. I’d like to say this blog post is going to be…

Marketing and Building Connections

  “Our business is based on building connections. Kemistry604 started with friendship, and we often find ourselves saying ‘Where would we be if we didn’t have each other?’.We recognize the importance of positive relationships, and for this reason, we continue to make it a top priority while moving forward as a company. — Here are a few…

10 Best Tips I’ve Learned as a Girl Entrepreneur

This post was originally published on Martini Yoga by Laura Martini on February, 28, 2016 “There came a point in my career as a yoga teacher, when I realized that I would have to become seriously creative and courageous if I ever wanted to increase how much money I made. Image courtesy of @martiniyoga on…

WELCOME WEDNESDAY – PIXELATED PINTO

Have a small biz and need some help? Kendall is the #bossbabe behind Pixelated Pinto – a startup resources guide for Calgary and Vancouver. Not only this, but the oil and gas girl turned social media guru has her own social media agency here in Calgary! Hit her up!   Kendall – PIXELATED PINTO WHAT DO YOU…

February Girl Gang Hang

Boss babe Ashley Lazette attended and photographed our February YYC Girl Gang Hang! She’s sharing her experience and has some tips for anyone attending a hang!  “Hello! My name is Ashley Lazette and I am the owner and photographer behind Ashley Lazette Photography. I have been a photographer since I was 15, but have just…

January YYC Girl Gang Hang

On the moning of the second ever #YYCGirlGangHang, I finally got my act together and wrapped up editing the photos from the first hang last month! It was fun reminiscing again on that evening — such a fun night of drankin’ yummy Monogram bevvies and meeting local boss babes! I don’t know about the rest of…