Business Voice

Latest Issue: October 2021

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We're still standing... and serving, and selling!

October 3, 2021

Here in HRM, there have been some success stories - stories of resilience, perseverance, trust, community, and kindness. Here’s how three local businesses made their way through the pandemic.

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Positive business environment

Showing up for yourself

October 3, 2021

Entrepreneurs should hustle for their health, not just their business, to up their wellness and prevent burnout

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Member Profile

The growing industry is ripe with opportunity. Our globalized approach to trade, commerce, and finance has turned forex markets into the largest and most liquid asset markets in the world.

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From the President

The past year presented challenges for everyone in our community. But the challenges for local businesses were particularly acute.

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From the President

Onward and upward

October 3, 2021

Small Business Week 2021 is focused on the opportunities that lie ahead for entrepreneurs. Now in its 42nd year, the conversation looks towards a brighter future.

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From the President

Living in an endemic

September 10, 2021

Nova Scotia's recovery continues and the Halifax Chamber is here to support you and your business.

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From the President

A sense of Pride

August 5, 2021

Pride is much more than just rainbows and parades. It’s about celebrating survival, fighting for equal rights, supporting the community, and honouring those who paved the way to feeling free and being your authentic self.

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From the President

Learning and growing

June 30, 2021

The Halifax Chamber is committed to raising awareness of systematic barriers and the need for change. This Canada Day, take a moment to reflect on your experiences living in Canada and how they might differ from Indigenous Peoples'.

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From the President

Celebrating the small wins: The gradual reopening of the province, Nova Scotians enjoying summer, restaurant patios serving patrons, outdoor gathering limits increasing and much more!

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From the President

Together again

May 4, 2021

Finding strength and comfort with our fellow Nova Scotians.

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From the President

As incoming chair of the Chamber Board of Directors HR & Governance Committee, Ann Divine guest wrote this issue's president message. She talks about the diversity and inclusion course charted for the Chamber to drive change and move forward together.

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From the President

Reflecting on how far we've come and how far we have to go.

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From the President

A clear outlook

February 4, 2021

Bringing a holistic approach to recovery by spotlighting Nova Scotia as a desirable place to live for remote workers and immigrating newcomers. They are major beneficial contributors, amongst many others, to our population and economic revival.

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From the President

Bring on the new year

January 14, 2021

WELCOME TO 2021! Reflect on lessons learned and move forward with a fresh perspective.

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From the President

We can do it again!

December 3, 2020

The Chamber and its team continue to offer support to its members and the business community to navigate the increasing number of cases while welcoming the new year.

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From the President

Grateful for our community

November 12, 2020

For most of us, November isn’t the same November we experienced last year. The Halifax Chamber would normally be gearing up for...

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From the President

Making magic happen

October 15, 2020

I know what you’re thinking: Here comes another COVID-19-focused issue. From front to back, I will read story after story of perseverance, success and the dreaded unprecedented times. Well, I’m...

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From the President

Let us reduce restrictions that are stifling the revenue-generating ability of our businesses, particularly small businesses that have been most affected by having some of the most stringent health protocols in the Atlantic Bubble.

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From the President

Celebrate the wins

September 7, 2020

Patrick Sullivan takes a look at the wins from the last few months and encourages all to go out and vote!

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From the President

Well, Halifax – we have stayed the course and remained committed. Each of us has been contributing to the overall safety of our communities. We should be very proud of...

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From the President

Our president talks about the great initiatives taken to help and support small businesses during the reopening.

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