Slipping business confidence a worrying sign, says CFIB

Business blues are looming over the Prairies, in the Canadian Federation of Independent Business's November Business Barometer.  Small business confidence dropped almost four points to 56.1.  Optimism fell in 7 of 10 provinces, but the decline in Alberta and Saskatchewan were the most significant. Alberta’s index dropped almost 9 points to 44.7 and Saskatchewan’s fell…

Manpower breaks down Alberta’s jobless numbers

Alberta lost 18,000 jobs in November, according to the latest numbers from Statistics Canada, yet Calgary has seen an improvement. On a year-over-year basis, the total employment in the province has seen little change. As more people are seeking employment in the province the unemployment rate rose by 0.5 per cent to 7.2 per cent.…

Five questions with Krystal Laferriere from Kanabe Goods

When this entrepreneur turned to CBD oil to treat a chronic health condition, she and her husband realized a lot of people would benefit from this cannabis product. Contact us if you would like to appear as a guest on Calgary Business's Five Questions. Watch our previous Five Questions videos. © Calgary's Business The views,…

Calgary’s Business talks with Cultivatr’s Daniel Berezan

From food producer to table, this startup is all about sustainability. Hear how Daniel Berezan decided to tackle the challenges of delivering quality local meat and produce to consumers.

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Bruno Lindia from DMA Global talks to Calgary’s Business

Bruno Lindia from DMA Global talks to Calgary’s Business Bruno Lindia talks about his latest business venture, DMA Global, and what business leaders can learn from the world of sports. © Calgary's Business The views, opinions and positions expressed by columnists and contributors are the author’s alone. They do not inherently or expressly reflect the views, opinions and/or positions of our publication.