MEET ME MONDAY – PRAIRIE BAZAAR

Ellen – Prairie Bazaar What do you make / sell? Tell us about yo’ self. I curate vintage home goods with a bohemian flair. Right now, I’m obsessed with wicker, wood and brass home décor pieces and that’s mostly what you’ll find in my shop. How long have you had your business? I’ve officially had…

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…

“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…

Shopping local this season!

Helllloooo, girlbosses! The holiday season is upon us! You’re probably getting ready to go gift shopping, picking up some new holiday decorations for your home or office, buying a party dress or getting a fresh new hair-do! That’s great! Today we want to talk about how you can incorporate shopping local into your holiday prep. The…