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Local Business Owner Spotlight: Marc David, Foilprint in Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec

This interview is hot off the press.  I was introduced to Marc David by Neal Caminksy of Red Dream Studios. Marc is a real good guy who, along with his sister Martine, runs Foilprint, a leader in the process of decorating, imprinting & marking on manufacturer’s 3-dimensional parts since 1988. Over the years, as the […]

Local Business Owner Spotlight: Kimberlie Robert, The Finer Cookie in Montreal, Quebec

C is for Cookie. K is for Kimberlie. And without either, we wouldn’t have The Finer Cookie. We met Kimberlie Robert of The Finer Cookie at a BNI event in midtown Montreal last summer and we hit it off immediately. Kimberlie is as passionate about her business as a person could possibly be. You can […]

Best Practices for Google My Business To Lessen The Impact of COVID-19 Security Measures

These are not normal times for businesses across the world. With the COVID-19 pandemic spreading like wildfire, business owners are not just worried for their health, they’re worried what the impact of this new world will be on their business. Our view? It’s time to double down on your online infrastructure where possible. Prepare your business to be the first thing people see when they [...]

10 Ways to Continue Supporting Local Businesses In Challenging Times

Saying times are weird right now might be the understatement of 2020, but it really is new, uncharted waters out there thanks to the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. A lot of cities – and some entire countries – are on some form of lock-down, and while that might seem scary, it’s a pro-active measure to […]

It’s The Right Time To Be A Small Business With No Website

Small business owners will often confide in us that they don’t have a website. They’ll tell us that they have a Facebook page, but no website, and they may even feel embarrassed that they’re not properly set up with one.  We’re here to say, it’s alright! In fact, there’s no better time than right now […]

Do You Have Your Google My Business Attributes In Order?

We write a lot about the power of your Google My Business listing. What most business owners need to realize, though, is that the power of your listing is often made up of the combination of many small things. Reviews, Google Posts, address consistency, proper business description and other key elements help you optimize your […]