Building An Authentic Brand Following

New Year, new sales strategy! Right? Well, not exactly. Small businesses are notorious for getting caught up in their short-term ROI, because long-term planning tends to be a nice to have, not a need to have. However, if you want your business to last longer than a few nasty winters in Calgary, you’re going to…

Meet Me Mondays – The 10 Founders of YYC Girl Gang

MEET THE 10 FOUNDERS OF YYC GIRL GANG Kenzie – MILK AND HONEY DECOR  Kenzie is the bossy babe behind Milk and Honey Decor and a huge influence in the YYC Girl Gang. She originally started her account as a way to promote makers and creatives and she just loves sharing the love. Once bitten by the…

Networking Tips for Introverts

Networking can be stressful, even for those who are extroverts and social butterflies. Throwing an introvert into a room full of strangers? You may as well throw them into a pond filled with piranhas with laser beams on their frigging heads. I have met quite a few people who avoid networking and social events because of their social…

“Can I Do This?” – The internal struggles of a small business owner

Sorry to get so personal and emotional in this post but please bear with me. My Mom and I went to see the “The Intern” and it hit so close to home. On so many levels. In the movie Anne Hathaway plays a CEO watching her small company take off, and the struggles and stress it’s…

Support. Network. Inspire.

Hi Everyone! We are so very excited to begin this project with all of you. Yes, YOU! If you’re reading this and have ovaries, you’re invited to join in on the fun. Whether you’re starting a business or maintaining an established one, we aim to build a community of driven women who will support, inspire and motivate…