Action Through Connection
Greetings!

Thank you Chamber Members for sharing some of your feel good news!

Please continue to let us know how your organization is finding innovative and creative ways to continue serving your community during this difficult time.

If you are offering an event or service that our membership could benefit from and that you would like highlighted in our weekly update, contact events@airdriechamber.ab.ca with your information or call Marilyne Aalhus, Executive Director for the Chamber at 587-707-9357 to discuss.
 
Sincerely,

Your Airdrie Chamber of Commerce
Davis Chevrolet Airdrie
Davis Chevrolet Airdrie is offering their assistance with their Community Service Vehicle for delivery of essentials, transportation to appointments and transportation for prescription pick up for any senior citizens or persons with disabilities.

My Secondhand Store has been generously donating clothing to families in need during the COVID-19 crisis. MySecondhandStore specializes in the Consignment sale of furniture and home décor. A big shout out and thank you for supporting our community!

Promoting Local Business
COVID-19: Economic Impact and the way out (previously recorded)
T he spread of COVID-19 poses important challenges to Canadian businesses. With the situation rapidly evolving, you need to be prepared for any disruptions. Pierre Cléroux, BDC’s Chief Economist, shared short-term economic perspectives and advice on how to manage through the crisis.  

Using E-commerce to keep your business running through the Covid-19 crisis
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Wednesday, April 15 @ 2:00 ET
Commercial lease questions, concerns & approaches with COVID-19
Do you have a lease that is keeping you up at night? Join in to hear some ideas and approaches as well as ask your questions of Jeff Grandfield, The Lease Coach. 


Thursday, April 16 @ 10 AM
How to Prosper During Uncertainty
Live Online Masterclass with Natalie & Kevin
ARE YOU READY TO MAKE A BIG CHANGE IN YOUR LIFE?
Are you an entrepreneur and worried if your business is going to make it through the next few weeks? 
You feel anxious because you don’t know what’s going to happen? 
You feel you have to beg clients to listen to your offer? 
You wonder if now is the right time to start a new business?
Is there a NEW YOU ready to emerge and take center stage?
LET US HELP YOU THINK AND SEE LIFE DIFFERENTLY!


Thursday, April 16 @10:30 AM MST
COVID-19: Get financing & support for your business
EDC's new online webinar will show Canadian companies how to access the financial relief available by a panel of experts.

This webinar is brought to you in partnership with bdc.


Thursday, April 16, 2020
Navigating This New Normal
We are seeing things, experiencing things and feeling things that none of us ever thought we would. Join Suze Casey for a complimentary online event where you'll get a quick overview of how your mind works, and how you can get it working with you so you can be RESPONSIVE (instead or reactive), CALM (instead of chaotic), SOLID (instead of struggling), FOCUSED (instead of fearful). 


Monday, April 20, 2020 @ 12:00 PM
A guide to successful email marketing for small business
Email marketing is one of the best investments a small business can make. It’s easy and cost effective to set up, drives conversions and delivers your message directly to your subscribers.  

Understand the steps to plan an effective email marketing strategy, to build campaigns that engage your target audience via their inbox, and to ultimately grow your business. Join Mhairi Perovic, Out-Smarts Marketing as she delivers an action plan to kick-start your email marketing. 


Tuesday, April 21, 2020 @ 1:00 PM
How to dominate the first page of Google without paying for ads
When more than 90% of customers use search engines like Google when making buying decisions and 40% of searches on Google have a local intent, it is clear that customers want to find the specific product or service in their local area!

Join Bassem Ghali, Canadian Entrepreneur of the Year Award Winner and CEO of Green Lotus Digital Marketing Firm, to learn if search engine optimization is a necessity for any online marketing strategy.


Thursday, April 23, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
#Here4YYC
Business resource webinar series
Tune into upcoming webinars and listen to previously recorded webinars from the Calgary Chamber. 


Ongoing webinar series
Rocky View & Wheatland Employment Services Workshops - Now Online
Workshops are designed for any resident who might be in need of employment help. To access online workshops, please visit the Facebook Group at “RWES – Rocky View & Wheatland Employment Services” and click on the Events page.


Ongoing workshop series
Business Opportunities to Check Out
The Economy will Recover;
Make sure your resume is ready.
Prospect is available by phone or online to help help with your employment needs. All services are at no-cost for any resident of Alberta.

BringMeBasics

BringMeBasics is an e-commerce website that connects you with local businesses by facilitating the online purchase of essential items. BringMeBasics lets you order, pay for and arrange delivery products you need online while maintaining social distancing protocols.

Shopify

Selling online with your own e commerce website has never been easier or faster. Impress your customers with a beautiful store by setting up your store in minutes and bringing your brand to life.

Shop Local Airdrie

Check out the Shop Local: Airdire Facebook page in effort to support local businesses. This group is a positive environment for Airdrie businesses to advertise for free, customers to give positive reviews and citizens of Airdrie to find local options for their needs.

Airdrie Chamber of Commerce
102, 150 Edwards Way NW
Airdrie, AB T4B 4B9
403. 948.4412