News, cost savings and business support from your Winnipeg Chamber
Federal budget: some bright spots, naive optimism
While there are some definite wins in Budget 2018, the federal government continues to ignore the growing potential of financial storms.
Why a rainy day fund is crucial
Help guide Manitoba's poverty strategy
Have you experienced poverty - or are you concerned about it in our community? Take the provincial government's survey as they build their poverty reduction strategy.
Give input based on your experiences
Positive mental health makes for good business
An upcoming GoodLife Health & Wellness Leadership Summit is based around the thesis that to lead others, you first have to take care of yourself.
What's covered at the May 3 Summit?
Free business workshops: March
From growing your ecommerce to sales coaching to leveraging your LinkedIn page, there are fantastic free classes and webinars for professionals from our friends at WTC Winnipeg.
Commit to growing as a professional
Refer a new member = get $100
Until the end of March, we're asking you to help grow your Chamber. Connect us to one of your business contacts who should be a Chamber member and - if they join - you'll get a $100 gift card.
How Sign & Shop works
Up to $100K to improve safety, return to work programs
Until March 27, you can apply to the Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba for projects that help improve your team's safety.
Which projects qualify?
Add categories to your Chamber profile
Our online directory lets Winnipeggers search for your business by expertise - but are you listed under every appropriate category?
Take our walkthrough to update your profile
Get free diversity courses at your workplace
Along with their signature Intercultural training programs, Manitoba Start travels to Winnipeg businesses to offer free one-hour courses.
What's covered in the sessions?
Q&A with Mayor Bowman
With the final State of the City Address approaching (March 23) before the civic election, we sat down with Mayor Bowman to ask about fixing roads, the business tax, and his upcoming priorities.
Also, how far do the Jets go this season?
7 key leadership skills for entrepreneurs
Having a great idea is meaningless if people aren't willing to follow you. Leadership is all about managing people, so are you building the right skills?
BDC shares their Leader To Do List
Breaking barriers in a Middle Eastern cafe in Winnipeg
"Creating this space was perfect for me... where women felt comfortable and youth could be comfortable." The owners of Arabesque share their dream of a welcoming hookah cafe in Winnipeg.
What makes the perfect hookah?
Chamber members receiving CPA Manitoba honours
Our good friends at CPA Manitoba are welcoming new FCPAs and handing out awards - and we couldn't be more proud of members being honoured.
View 2018 Member Recognition Program
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