Learning from Local Entrepreneurs: UBER, pt 2

in Business Development, Videos

Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses...

Learning from Local Entrepreneurs: Uber’s Calgary Origins

in Business Development

Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses...

A Better Life, Episode 5: Self-Actualization

in Community Matters, Employment Skills, Get Involved, Our Results

To us, it’s more than just getting good jobs and starting businesses—it’s about building a place where people feel connected and are able to truly live their lives. It’s about Calgary and it’s about every one of us. Missed previous episodes of A Better Life? Watch them now: Circumstances Motivation...

Payday Lending Changes in 2016

in Community Matters

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2016 was a momentous year for payday lending reform, both in our province and our city! Here’s a recap: CALGARY June 2016 – Calgary City Council votes by a margin of 13-1 to include payday lenders under the Business License Bylaw •Payday lenders must now obtain business licenses and pay...

Learning from Local Entrepreneurs: PANDAHAUS

in Business Development, Community Matters

Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses...

5 Ways to Make the Holidays Less Materialistic

in Money Management

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A recent article on CBC Parents listed five ways to add meaning to your family’s holiday season that doesn’t involve stacking presents under the tree. 1)      Spread the Joy An important lesson we can teach our children is that giving is better than receiving.  Volunteering together helps show our children...

Learning from Local Entrepreneurs: Advice from Brett Wilson, pt 2

in Community Matters

Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses...

Learn from Local Entrepreneurs: Advice from Tracy Beairsto

in Business Development

Momentum is partnering with Launch Calgary to share the stories, successes, failures and lessons learned from some of our city’s leading entrepreneurs. Our hope is that these stories can provide inspiration to the entrepreneurs that we are connected to as well as inspire our wider community to support local businesses...